Aleksander Aamodt Kilde

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Aleksander Aamodt Kilde
— Alpine skier —
Aleksander Aamodt Kilde.jpg
Disciplines Slalom, giant slalom, super-G, super combined, downhill
Born (1992-09-21) 21 September 1992 (age 22)
Bærum
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in) (2014)[1]
World Cup debut 28 October 2012
World Cup
Seasons 2nd – (201314)
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Overall titles 0
Discipline titles 0

Aleksander Aamodt Kilde (born 21 September 1992) is a Norwegian alpine skier. He competes in all events with a main focus on super-G and giant slalom.[2]

Kilde became junior world champion in giant slalom in the 2013 junior championship in Mont-Sainte-Anne, Quebec, Canada.[3] He won the 2013 European Cup in alpine skiing.[2]

He has competed in the FIS World Cup since October 2013[4] and represented Norway in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.[5]

In Sochi, Kilde placed 13th in the super-G. He did not finish in the downhill competition nor the combination where he was placed 4th after the downhill part.

He hails from Bærum, near Oslo, and represents the sports club Lommedalens IL.[6]

Olympic results[edit]

Event Downhill Super-G Giant slalom Slalom Combined
2014 Sochi DNF 13th &
&
DNF

References[edit]

  1. ^ Norway Olympic Team and Media Guide Sochi 2014. Norway: Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports. 2014. p. 24. 
  2. ^ a b Vi kan snakke om en «Aksel-effekt» NRK. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (Norwegian).
  3. ^ Aamodt Kilde tok storslalåm-gull i junior-VM VG. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (Norwegian).
  4. ^ KILDE Aleksander Aamodt FIS. Retrieved 27 September 2014.
  5. ^ Her er Norges OL-tropp til Sotsji TV2. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (Norwegian).
  6. ^ Lover gullfeiring for verdensmester Kilde Budstikka. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (Norwegian).