Kristin Stoermer STEIRA

Kristin Størmer Steira
Country
SLO
Norway
Born
Gender
Gender
Female
Zodiac
Zodiac
Taurus
Information
Languages: Norwegian, English, German and some samish
Birth place: Mo i Rana
Residence: Oslo
Equipment
Skis: Madshus
Personal
Education: University, Bachelor in Marketing
Marital Status: In a relationship
Hobbies: Traveling, reading and music
SPORTS
Ski Club: IL Forsoek
National Coach: Egil Kristiansen
Othersports: Track and field, cross-country running
Majorinjuries: had some operations, latest my achilles
  • CAREER

    • Debut in 2001
    • At the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships, she has seven medals with two gold (4 x 5 km: 2005, 2011), two silvers (7.5 km + 7.5 km double pursuit: 2009, 30 km: 2007), and three bronzes (7.5 km + 7,5 km double pursuit: 2005, 2007; 4 x 5 km: 2007).
    • Steira finished fourth in three individual events (10 km, 7.5 km + 7.5 km double pursuit, 30 km) at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. She has four individual career victories at various levels from 2002 to 2006.
    • In 2009 Steira extended her interests to track athletics and announced her ambition to compete in the 5000 metres at the 2010 European Athletics Championships after achieving a time of 16.02 in Norway. She lives at Drøbak near Oslo.
    • In the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, she came eighth in the 10 km pursuit.[1] More agonisingly, she achieved her fourth fourth-place Olympic finish in the 15 km pursuit, losing out on a medal by 0.1 seconds in a photo finish with Justyna Kowalczyk.[2] On February 25, 2010 Steira became an Olympic champion in the 4 x 5 km relay, racing in the third leg after Vibeke Skofterud and Therese Johaug and before Marit Bjørgen.
    • Last winter Steira finished in 6th place in the Overall World Cup standing
    • Steire took third place in the FIS Tour de Ski and additionally two individual World Cup podiums including one victory

    QUICK LINKS

    Website: http://www.kristinsteira.no
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/StoermerSteira