Laurien van der Graaff
|Laurien van der Graaff|
|Born||14 October 1987|
|Ski club||TG Hütten|
|World Cup career|
Born in the Netherlands to Dutch parents, she has dual citizenship. Her family moved to Switzerland when she was four.. Van der Graaff competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics for Switzerland. She placed 20th in the qualifying round in the sprint, advancing to the quarterfinals. She then finished 5th in that quarterfinal, failing to advance.
Van der Graaff made her World Cup debut in March 2008. As of April 2014, she has two podium finishes, with the best a silver medal, in a freestyle sprint race at Nove Mesto in 2013–14. Her best World Cup overall finish is 24th, in 2013–14. Her best World Cup finish in a discipline is 7th, in the sprint in 2013-14.
World Cup results
- 2 victories – (1 WC, 1 SWC)
- 5 podiums – (4 WC, 1 SWC)
|1||2011–12||3 December 2011||Düsseldorf, Germany||0.9 km Sprint F||World Cup||3rd|
|2||2013–14||11 January 2014||Nové Město, Czech Republic||1.3 km Sprint F||World Cup||2nd|
|3||2014–15||24 January 2015||Rybinsk, Russia||1.3 km Sprint F||World Cup||3rd|
|4||2017–18||30 December 2017||Lenzerheide, Switzerland||1.5 km Sprint F||Stage World Cup||1st|
|5||27 January 2018||Seefeld, Austria||1.1 km Sprint F||World Cup||1st|
- FIS Profile
- Zwitserse Van der Graaff dacht weleens aan uitkomen voor Nederland NOS, 18 februari 2018
- "Sports Reference Profile".
- "Sochi2014.com profile". March 19, 2014. Archived from the original on March 19, 2014.
- "VAN DER GRAAFF Laurien". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 22 January 2018.
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