Kari Mette Johansen

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Kari Mette Johansen
Kari Mette Johansen 2008.jpg
Kari Mette Johansen during the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008.
Personal information
Born (1979-01-11) 11 January 1979 (age 41)
Nationality Norwegian
Senior clubs
Years Team
Larvik HK
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Norway 203 (493)

Kari Mette Johansen (born 11 January 1979) is a Norwegian team handball player, a two time Olympic champion, once a world champion and four times European champion. She was voted into the All star team at the 2006 European Women's Handball Championship, where she won gold medal with the Norwegian national team.


Born in Fredrikstad, Kari Mette Johansen played for the Norwegian club Larvik HK.[1] She made her debut on the national team in 2004, where she played 203 matches and scored 493 goals.[2] She is now retired.

She won Olympic gold medals in 2008 and 2012.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Profile: Kari Mette Johansen". sports.reference.com. Retrieved 1 December 2015.
  2. ^ "Landskampstatistikk. Totaloversikt for Johansen, Kari Mette" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Handball Federation. Archived from the original on 15 August 2014. Retrieved 1 June 2019.

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