Jeanette Nilsen

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Jeanette Nilsen
Medal record
Representing  Norway
Women's handball
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Team
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 1999 Denmark/Norway Team

Jeanette Nilsen (born 27 June 1972) is a Norwegian team handball player and World Champion from 1999. She was born in Skien. She received a bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.[1]

She currently plays for Njård IL, having joined the team in 2008 from Stabæk. She is also a teacher for physical education at Ullern Vgs in Oslo.


  1. ^ "2000 Summer Olympics – Sydney, Australia – Handball" (Retrieved on February 3, 2008)