(born February 14 1959
). is a former Czech cross country skier
who raced from 1982
. He earned a bronze medal in the 4 x 10 km relay at the 1988 Winter Olympics
while his best individual Winter Olympics
finish was a 15th in the 50 km event at those same games.
Svanda also won a bronze medal in the 4 x 10 km relay at the 1989 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships. His best individual finish at the Nordic skiing World Championships was a 9th in the 50 km event in 1987.
Svanda's best career World Cup finish was seventh twice (1985, 1986).