Riikka SARASOJA-LILJA

a.k.a. Riksu

Riikka SARASOJA-LILJA
Country
SLO
Finland
Born
Gender
Gender
Female
Zodiac
Zodiac
Pisces
Information
Languages: Finnish
Height: 164
Weight: 55
Birth place: Savitaipale
Residence: Jyväskylä
Equipment
Skis: Salomon
Bindings: Salomon
Boots: Salomon
Personal
Occupation: athlete
Education: University
Marital Status: married
Hobbies: Shopping, obedience trial and agility with my dog, decorating, horse riding and alpine skiing during
SPORTS
Ski Club: Lappeen Riento
National Coach: Heikki Pusa
Personal Coach: Heikki Pusa, Satu Pusa, Ari Saarikoski
  • CAREER

    • World Cup debut in 2001
    • At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, she finished eighth in the team sprint, 13th in the 30 km, 21st in the 7.5 km + 7.5 km skiathon, and 31st in the 10 km
    • First World Championships appearance at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009 in Liberec, Sarasoja finished 21st in the individual sprint, 24th in the 7.5 km + 7.5 km skiathlon, and 25th in the 30 km
    • In Val di Fiemme 2013 Sarasoja-Lilja won bronze medal in the team sprint free

    PERSONAL

    • Nickname – Riksu
    • She likes drawing painting and home designing
    • She speaks Finnish, English and Swedish

    QUICK LINKS

    Website: www.riikkasarasoja.com

Latest World Cup Results

DateDisciplinePlaceCountryCatRankPoints
1613202.03.201410 km FLahtiFINWorld Cup4375.79
1613101.03.2014SP F FinalLahtiFINWorld Cup36
1613101.03.2014SP F QualLahtiFINQualification3643.96
1610402.02.2014SP F FinalToblach/DobbiacoITAWorld Cup15
1610402.02.2014SP F QualToblach/DobbiacoITAQualification2858.40
1608211.01.2014SP F FinalNove Mesto na MoraveCZEWorld Cup30
1608211.01.2014SP F QualNove Mesto na MoraveCZEQualification3039.24
1607131.12.2013SP F FinalLenzerheide (FIS Tour de Ski)SUIStage World Cup35
1607131.12.2013SP F QualLenzerheide (FIS Tour de Ski)SUIQualification3576.93
1606929.12.2013SP F FinalOberhof (FIS Tour de Ski)GERStage World Cup34
1606929.12.2013SP F QualOberhof (FIS Tour de Ski)GERQualification3466.36
1606828.12.20133 km F PrologueOberhof (FIS Tour de Ski)GERStage World Cup3149.29
1605515.12.2013SP F FinalDavosSUIWorld Cup11
1605515.12.2013SP F QualDavosSUIQualification53.68
1604101.12.201310 km F PursuitRuka Triple, KuusamoFINStage World Cup48110.70
1604101.12.2013Overall StandingsRuka Triple, KuusamoFINWorld Cup4864.89
1604030.11.20135 km CRuka Triple, KuusamoFINStage World Cup3467.54
1603929.11.2013SP C FinalRuka Triple, KuusamoFINStage World Cup58
1603929.11.2013SP C QualRuka Triple, KuusamoFINQualification5885.40