Full name: JoÅ¡ko JanÅ¡a
Other name(s): ÐÐ¾ÑÐºÐ¾ ÐÐ°Ð½ÑÐ°
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: December 16, 1900 in Mojstrana, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Affiliations: SK Ilrija, Ljubljana (SLO)
Sport: Cross Country Skiing
Related Olympians: Brother of Janko JanÅ¡a.
JoÅ¡ko JanÅ¡a from the village of Dovje was a farmer and initially played soccer for the team of Jesenice along with his brother. Later, he competed in cross-country skiing and ski jumping. He was considered to have a great potential, but due to lack of funds, Yugoslavia did not attend the 1932 Winter Games. With 38 m he broke the national record in ski-jumping at Bled. His brother Janko also took part in both cross-country events in 1928.
|1928 Winter||27||Sankt Moritz||Cross Country Skiing||Men's 18 kilometres||Yugoslavia||YUG||26|
|1928 Winter||27||Sankt Moritz||Cross Country Skiing||Men's 50 kilometres||Yugoslavia||YUG||23|
|1928 Winter||27||Sankt Moritz||Cross Country Skiing||Yugoslavia||Final Standings||26||2-01:14|
|1928 Winter||27||Sankt Moritz||Cross Country Skiing||Yugoslavia||Final Standings||23||5-58:09||28:39||28||56:00||26||1-34:32||27||2-02:40||25||2-36:04||26||4-33:30||25||5-26:23||23|