Jenny Hansson

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Jenny Hansson
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Born (1980-08-26)26 August 1980
Ski club Östersunds SK, Åre LSK

Jenny Hansson, born 26 August 1980, is a Swedish former cross country skier who competed between 2002 and 2013. Her best World Cup finish was third in the 4 x 5 km relay in Sweden in November 2008. Hansson's best individual finish was 39th in a 10 km event in Switzerland in 2007. She won Birkebeinerrennet in 2010, and in 2011 she won the women's race in the ski marathon Vasaloppet.[1] In 2011, she won Tjejvasan.[2]

She announced her retirement from cross-country skiing on 31 May 2013.[3]


  1. ^ Jörgen Brink och Jenny Hansson vann Vasaloppet 2011 Vasaloppet official results site (Swedish)
  2. ^ "Tjejvasan" (PDF) (in Swedish). Vasloppet. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 November 2014. Retrieved 1 February 2015. 
  3. ^ "Jenny Hansson lägger av" (in Swedish). Dagens nyheter. 31 May 2013. Retrieved 1 June 2013.