Calle Halfvarsson

START OF SPORTING CAREER

•When he was 4 years old, his grandfather made a trail in the backyard of his house
•Calle was talented in sports but was strongest in running and skiing
•When he was 9 he won a competition with 16 year olds
•At the age 16 he moved to the ski high school – skidgymnasiet in Mora
•After finishing the high school he moved back to Falun

CAREER

•First international appearance at the FIS Junior World Ski Championships in Malles, Val Venosta (ITA). In the final of the sprint free he beat his compatriot Jesper Modin
•First World Cup start in 2009 in Falun (SWE)
•First World Championships in 2013 in Val di Fiemme
•Halfvarsson was the anchor man for the Swedish team in the 4x10 km relay

PERSONAL

•Halfvarsson likes various sports. In the summer he does tennis and football
•He likes motorsports
•Latest distraction he has discovered is fresbee golf

QUICK LINKS

Website: www.callehalfvarsson.se