Passing of Gerhard Krab

Gerhard Krab (AUT), long-time FIS jumping judge, passed away on 6th February 2017 at the age of 52.

Krab served as a jumping judge since 2001 at FIS Ski Jumping World Cups and World Championships. Among his assignments were the 2006 FIS Ski Flying World Championships in Kulm (AUT) and the 2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Val di Fiemme (ITA).

At a national level, he has served as Vice-President of the Ski Club of Bischofshofen (AUT) since 2008 and participated in the organisation of the prestigious Four-Hills-Tournament in various roles since his childhood.

FIS would like to express its sincere condolences to the family and friends of Gerhard Krab whose contributions and dedication will be long remembered.