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Zdeněk Jarkovský

Full name: Zdeněk Jarkovský
Gender: Male
Born: October 3, 1918 in Želiv, Vysočina, Czech Republic
Died: November 8, 1948 in English Channel, Unknown, Unknown
Affiliations: ČLTK Praha, Praha (CZE)
Country: TCH Czechoslovakia
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Zdeněk Jarkovský was a goaltender who spent his entire club career with ČLTK Praha, playing from 1940-48. He played for Czechoslovakia at the 1947 World Championships, and helped them win a silver medal at the 1948 Winter Olympics, where he played in three games as the second Czechoslovak goalie. Jarkovský lost his life in the Czechoslovak hockey air disaster, when the national team was flying from Paris to London in November 1948, and the plane went down over the English Channel, claiming the lives of six members of the Czechoslovakian national team.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Winter 29 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH 2 Silver

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1948 Winter 29 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Standings 2 1948-01-30 0 0 0
1948 Winter 29 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #11 1 1948-02-01 TCH 13, POL 1 0 0
1948 Winter 29 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #15 1 1948-02-02 TCH 11, GBR 4 0
1948 Winter 29 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #18 1 1948-02-04 TCH 17, AUT 3 0