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
1641914.12.2014SP F FinalDavosSUIWorld Cup12
1641914.12.2014SP F QualDavosSUIQualification3072.25
1641207.12.201410 km C PursuitLillehammerNORStage World Cup42108.55
1641207.12.2014Overall StandingsLillehammerNORWorld Cup4270.31
1641106.12.20145 km FLillehammerNORStage World Cup6179.39
1641005.12.2014SP F FinalLillehammerNORStage World Cup19
1641005.12.2014SP F QualLillehammerNORQualification1858.95
1640530.11.201410 km CRukaFINWorld Cup2466.91
1640429.11.2014SP C FinalRukaFINWorld Cup34
1640429.11.2014SP C QualRukaFINQualification34100.72