Ski-loving dad Mateusz Seremak was spurred in to action during a trip to the alpine valley of Planica in Slovenia where he and his son saw a small structure for ski jumping and the then 13-year-old asked whether they could have one at home.
Kamil Stoch of Poland won the World Cup ski jumping competition in Lillehammer, Norway, on Tuesday, and advanced to the top spot in the Raw Air series ranking.
Poland's Piotr Żyła won the World Cup ski-jumping competition in Bad Mitterndorf, Austria, on Saturday.
Dawid Kubacki of Poland placed third in a World Cup individual ski jumping competition in Sapporo, Japan, on Saturday.
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kamil Stoch of Poland won the individual competition of the FIS World Cup in Zakopane on Sunday. Stefan Kraft of Austria came second.
Polish ski-jumper Dawid Kubacki secured a second win during the Ski Jumping World Cup 2019/20 in Titisee-Neustadt, Germany, on Sunday after winning on Saturday as well.
Their appearance in the competition in Japan comes as a watershed moment in Polish ski-jumping history.
Having debuted in the World Cup in 2009, Kubacki now boasts an impressive individual World Championship gold from 2019 and 11 podiums in World Cup events. TFN takes a look at the rising star of ski jump.
Polish ski jumper Dawid Kubacki won this year's Four Hills ski-jumping Tournament after placing first in the fourth leg in Bischofshofen, Austria, on Monday.
Poland's Dawid Kubacki took the lead in the ongoing annual Four Hills ski jump tournament after coming second in the competition's Saturday third round in Innsbruck, Austria.