Celine Brun-Lie

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Celine Brun-Lie
CelineBrun-Lie-Trondheim.jpg
Brun-Lie in 2009
Full name Celine Marie Knudtzon Brun-Lie
Born (1988-03-18) 18 March 1988 (age 30)
Oslo, Norway
Ski club SK Njård
World Cup career
Seasons 2007–2015
Individual wins 0
Indiv. podiums 8

Celine Marie Knudtzon Brun-Lie (born 18 March 1988) is a Norwegian cross-country skier.

She won a bronze medal at the 2006 Junior World Ski Championships, recorded a fourth place at the 2007 Junior World Ski Championships and won a gold medal in relay at the 2008 Junior World Ski Championships. She made her World Cup debut in March 2007 in Stockholm, with a twentieth place. She recorded her first top-ten result in December 2007, with a tenth place in Rybinsk, and finished on the podium for the first time in December 2008, when she finished second in the sprint race in Davos. She also competed at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009, recording a twelfth place in the sprint.[1]

At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver she reached the finals of both her events, coming sixth in the Individual Sprint and fifth (with Astrid Jacobsen) in the Team Sprint.

She represents the sports club Njård IL,[1] and currently lives in Trondheim.[2] She is a student at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.[3] She has three siblings and speaks Norwegian, English, and French.[4]

In February 2015, Brun-Lie announced that she was retiring from top-level skiing after the 2015 season, aiming to complete her civil engineer studies at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.[5]

World Cup results[edit]

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[6]

Individual podiums[edit]

  • 8 podiums – (5 WC, 3 SWC)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place
1  2008–09  14 December 2008 Switzerland Davos, Swizterland 1.4 km Sprint F World Cup 2nd
2  2009–10  4 January 2010 Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic 1.2 km Sprint F Stage World Cup 2nd
3  2010–11  15 January 2011 Czech Republic Liberec, Czech Republic 1.3 km Sprint F Stage World Cup 3rd
4  2012–13  15 December 2012 Canada Canmore, Canada 1.3 km Sprint F World Cup 3rd
5 1 February 2013 Russia Sochi, Russia 1.25 km Sprint F World Cup 3rd
6  2014–15  5 December 2014 Norway Lillehammer, Norway 1.5 km Sprint F Stage World Cup 2nd
7 14 December 2014 Switzerland Davos, Swizterland 1.3 km Sprint F World Cup 3rd
8 17 January 2015 Estonia Otepää, Estonia 1.2 km Sprint C World Cup 3rd

Team podiums[edit]

  • 5 podiums – (5 TS)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammate(s)
1 2008–09 21 December 2008 Germany Düsseldorf, Germany 6 × 0.8 km Team Sprint F World Cup 2nd Falla
2 2009–10 6 December 2009 Germany Düsseldorf, Germany 6 × 0.8 km Team Sprint F World Cup 3rd Falla
3 2010–11 5 December 2010 Germany Düsseldorf, Germany 6 × 0.9 km Team Sprint F World Cup 2nd Falla
4 16 January 2011 Czech Republic Liberec, Czech Republic 6 x 1.3 km Team Sprint C World Cup 3rd Gjeitnes
5 2012–13 7 December 2012 Canada Quebec City, Canada 6 × 1.6 km Team Sprint F World Cup 3rd Falla

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Celine Brun-Lie at the International Ski Federation
  2. ^ "Celine Marie Knudtzon Brun-Lie (1988) - Skattelister 2008" (in Norwegian). Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 14 November 2009.
  3. ^ "Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2015-04-25.
  4. ^ [1] Archived October 5, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ "Celine Brun-Lie (26) gir seg som toppløper". Dagbladet (in Norwegian). Norwegian News Agency. 23 February 2015. Retrieved 23 February 2015.
  6. ^ "Athlete : BRUN-LIE Celine". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 22 March 2018.