|Full name||Marina Charlotte Kalla|
22 July 1987 |
|Height||1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)|
Charlotte Kalla (born 22 July 1987 in Tärendö, Norrbotten) is a Swedish cross-country skier who has been competing since 2004. She won a bronze medal in the 4 x 5 km relay at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009 in Liberec. Her best individual finish at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was fifth in the 10 km event at Sapporo in 2007.
On 6 January 2008, Kalla won the second edition of Tour de Ski in her debut in the event.
2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics
Kalla won the gold medal in the women's 10 km individual for Sweden at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada, with a time of 24:58.4. She also won a silver in the team sprint event with Anna Haag at those same games.
World Cup victories
|28 October 2007||Germany||Düsseldorf||Team sprint
(with Britta Norgren)
|28 December 2007
– 6 January 2008
| Czech Republic
|Nove Mesto, Prag,
Asiago, Val di Fiemme
|2007/2008 Tour de Ski|
|22 November 2008||Sweden||Gällivare||10 km freestyle|
|15 February 2010||Canada||Canmore||10 km freestyle|
|1 December 2013||Finland||Kuusamo||10 km freestyle|
- http://newsolio.com/charlotte-kalla-swedens-first-winter-olympics-gold-medal,5487 Charlotte Kalla Swedens First Winter Olympics Gold Medal at Vancouver
- "Sweden's Charlotte Kalla secures cross country crown". BBC Sport. 2010-02-15. Retrieved 2010-02-16.
- FIS Newsflash 161. 9 January 2008 on Kalla's Tour de Ski win.
- Charlotte Kalla at the International Ski Federation
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