Jochen Danneberg has coached the German Team, Swiss Team 1999-01 and more recently the Korean Team where he took a program with just 6 skiers (in the country) to podium places in Continental Cup and numerous World Cup point placings in the past 2 seasons. In addition to acting as a year round, full time coach Jochen will begin to deliver an introductory Coaches education program as directed by the USSA Ski Jumping & Nordic Combined Sport Committee. He will also assist with creating special opportunities for the top Junior Olympic athletes

Jochen was born April 9, 1953. A former East German Ski jumper, he competed from 1973 to 1980. His best finish was a Silver Medal in the Individual Normal Hill at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck. He won the Four Hills Tournee twice in 1976 and 1977 (per wikipedia).