Vincent Descombes Sevoie ends his career

What was already suspected by many after the French team nominations were announced on Friday is now official: Vincent Descombes Sevoie has ended his Ski Jumping career.

"I think I have given my all ever since I was five and a half years old. In order to compete with the world's best ski jumpers and the world's best teams you have to give 200 %. I have made many sacrifices during my career and right now I'm not sure if I can continue to do so. This is one of the reasons why I have decided to end my career", the 34-year-old Chamonix native is quoted on

The results of Vincent Descombes Sevoie

In the last 12 years, Vincent Descombes Sevoie participated in 188 individual World Cup competitions. He achieved his best result in November 2016 with a fifth place in Ruka (FIN). In the 2016/17 season he also had his best overall World Cup finish in 16th.