Halvard Hanevold

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Halvard Hanevold
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Medal record
Men's biathlon
Competitor for  Norway
Olympic Games
Gold 2010 Vancouver 4 × 7.5 km relay
Gold 2002 Salt Lake City 4 × 7.5 km relay
Gold 1998 Nagano 20 km individual
Silver 2006 Torino 10 km sprint
Silver 1998 Nagano 4 × 7.5 km relay
Bronze 2006 Torino 20 km individual
World Championships
Gold 2009 Pyeongchang 4 × 7.5 km relay
Gold 2005 Hochfilzen 4 × 7.5 km relay
Gold 2003 Khanty-Mansiysk 20 km individual
Gold 1998 Hochfilzen Team event
Gold 1995 Pokljuka Team event
Silver 2008 Östersund 10 km sprint
Silver 2008 Östersund 4 × 7.5 km relay
Silver 2007 Antholz 4 × 7.5 km relay
Silver 2006 Pokljuka Mixed relay
Silver 2004 Oberhof 4 × 7.5 km relay
Silver 2003 Khanty-Mansiysk 12.5 km pursuit
Silver 2000 Lahti 4 × 7.5 km relay
Bronze 2009 Pyeongchang 10 km sprint
Bronze 2001 Pokljuka 10 km sprint
Bronze 2001 Pokljuka 4 × 7.5 km relay
Bronze 1999 Kontiolahti 4 × 7.5 km relay

Halvard Hanevold (born December 3, 1969 in Asker), is a Norwegian biathlete and Olympic champion. Hanevold won the bronze medal in the men's 20 km individual and the silver medal in the men's 10 km sprint at the 2006 Winter Olympics.

He also medaled in biathlon events at the 1998 Winter Olympics and the 2002 Winter Olympics by winning his first Olympic gold followed by another gold four years later. He won the last medal of his Olympic career in the 4 × 7.5 km relay at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.

In his career he recorded 40 podiums at World Cup level, with the last podium being in the final race of the season in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.

Career highlights[edit]

Winter Olympics
1998, Nagano, 1st in the 20km individual race
1998, Nagano, 2nd in the men's relay (Gjelland / D. Bjørndalen / O. Bjørndalen)
2002, Salt Lake City, 1st in the men's relay (Andresen / Gjelland / O. Bjørndalen)
2006, Torino, 3rd in the 20km individual race
2006, Torino, 2nd in the 10km sprint
2010, Vancouver, 1st in the men's relay ( / Svendsen / O. Bjørndalen)
IBU World Championships
1995, Pokljuka, 1st in team event
1998, Hochfilzen, 1st in team event
1999, Kontiolahti, 3rd in the men's relay (D. Bjørndalen / O. Bjørndalen / Andresen)
2000, Lahti, 2nd in the men's relay (Gjelland / O. Bjørndalen / Andresen)
2001, Pokljuka, 3rd in the 10km sprint
2001, Pokljuka, 3rd in the men's relay (Gjelland / O. Bjørndalen / Andresen)
2003, Khanty-Mansiysk, 1st in the 20km individual race
2003, Khanty-Mansiysk, 2nd in the 12.5km pursuit
2004, Oberhof, 2nd in the men's relay (Gjelland / O. Bjørndalen / L. Berger)
2005, Hochfilzen, 1st in the men's relay (Gjelland / O. Bjørndalen / Eckhoff)
2006, Pokljuka, 2nd in the mixed relay (T. Berger / O. Bjørndalen / Grubben)
2007, Antholz, 2nd in the men's relay (L. Berger / O. Bjørndalen / Andresen)
2008, Östersund, 2nd in the 10km sprint
2008, Östersund, 2nd in the men's relay (E. H. Svendsen / R. Bratsveen / O. Bjørndalen)
2009, Pyeongchang, 1st in the men's relay
2009, Pyeongchang, 3rd in the 10km sprint
World Cup
1996-2008, 2 - 4 - 1 - individual race
1996-2008, 2 - 0 - 1 - mass start
1996-2008, 1 - 3 - 5 - pursuit
1996-2008, 2 - 2 - 5 - sprint
1996-2008, 16 - 13 - 10 - team relay
Halvard Hanevold. Men 10 km sprint, 13 March 2010, Kontiolahti.
Halvard Hanevold. Men 10 km sprint, 13 March 2010, Kontiolahti.

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