Anna Haag

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Anna Haag
Anna Haag.jpg
Anna Haag the 2010 Winter Olympics
Full name Anna Margret Haag
Born (1986-06-01) 1 June 1986 (age 31)
Köping, Sweden
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Ski club Anna & Emil Sportklubb
World Cup career
Seasons 2006–
Individual wins 1
Indiv. podiums 3

Anna Margret Haag (born 1 June 1986 as Anna Hansson) is a Swedish cross-country skier who has been competing since 2003.

Career[edit]

She won a bronze medal in the 4 x 5 km at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009 in Liberec.

Haag's best individual World Cup finish is a third place in a 10 km event 21 November 2009. Her lone victory was at a FIS race in Sweden in the 10 km event in 2008.

On 19 February 2010, Haag won the Olympic silver medal in the 15 km pursuit. Three days later, on 22 February, she won another silver medal, in the team sprint together with Charlotte Kalla.

At the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Haag in the 4 x 5 km relay, 3rd stage, won gold.[1]

At the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics Haag won silver in the 4 x 5 km relay.[2]

In March 2018, her retirement from cross–country skiing following the 2017–2018 season was announced.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Haag's boyfriend is sprint specialist Emil Jönsson. They spend their time between Östersund and Davos.[4]

World Cup podiums[edit]

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[5]

Individual podiums[edit]

  • 1 victory – (1 SWC)
  • 3 podiums – (2 WC, 1 SWC)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place
1 2009–10 21 November 2009 Norway Beitostølen, Norway 10 km Individual F World Cup 3rd
2 12 December 2009 Slovenia Rogla, Slovenia 15 km Mass Start C World Cup 3rd
3 2010–11 3 January 2011 Germany Oberstdorf, Germany 5 km + 5 km Pursuit C/F World Cup 1st

Team podiums[edit]

  • 1 victory – (1 RL)
  • 5 podiums – (5 RL)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammate(s)
1 2008–09 23 November 2008 Sweden Gällivare, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay M World Cup 3rd Hansson / Johansson Norgren / Kalla
2 7 December 2008 France La Clusaz, France 4 × 5 km Relay M World Cup 2nd Andersson / Lindborg / Kalla
3 2009–10 22 November 2009 Norway Beitostølen, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay M World Cup 1st Olsson / Lindborg / Kalla
4 2010–11 21 November 2010 Sweden Gällivare, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay M World Cup 2nd Johansson Norgren / Rydqvist / Kalla
5 19 December 2010 France La Clusaz, France 4 × 5 km Relay M World Cup 3rd Lindborg / Rydqvist / Kalla

Olympic results[edit]

  • 4 medals – (1 gold, 3 silver)
 Year   Age   10 km 
individual
 15 km 
 skiathlon 
 30 km 
mass start
 Sprint   4 × 5 km 
 relay 
 Team 
 sprint 
2010 23 4 2 2
2014 27 20 11 1
2018 31 32 29 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.svd.se/sport/kalla-kande-sig-bast-i-varlden_8994482.svd
  2. ^ "Cross-country skiing: Women's 4 × 5km relay results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Retrieved 17 February 2018. 
  3. ^ Linus Sunnervik, Tomas Pettersson (17 March 2018). "Tårfyllda intervjun i SVT efter beskedet" (in Swedish). Expressen. Retrieved 17 March 2018. 
  4. ^ "Älskar livet i Davos – och nya sportbilen" (in Swedish). Idrottens Affärer. 2011-08-03. Retrieved 2013-03-05. 
  5. ^ "Anna Haag". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 15 January 2018. 

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