Kristian Bjørn

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Kristian Bjørn
Medal record
Men's cross country skiing
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1950 Lake Placid 4 x 10 km

Kristian Bjørn (22 August 1919 in Alvdal – 1 April 1993) was a Norwegian cross country skier who competed in the 1940s and 1950s.

He finished ninth in the 50 km race at the 1948 Winter Olympics.[1] He won a bronze medal in the 4 x 10 km at the 1950 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships.[2]

He represented Alvdal IL.[3] He is the father of Torgeir Bjørn.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kristian Bjørn". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 26 February 2009. 
  2. ^ World Championship results (German)
  3. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Alvdal Idrettslag". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 5 March 2009.