Riikka SARASOJA-LILJA

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