Leif Kristian Nestvold-Haugen

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Leif Kristian Nestvold-Haugen
— Alpine skier —
Leif Kristian Haugen EC-GS Hinterstoder 20080111.jpg
Haugen in 2008
DisciplinesGiant slalom, Slalom
ClubLommedalens IL
Born (1987-11-29) 29 November 1987 (age 31)
Bærum, Akershus, Norway
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
World Cup debut25 October 2009 (age 21)
Olympics
Teams3 – (2010, 2014, 2018)
Medals1
World Championships
Teams4 – (201117)
Medals1 (0 gold)
World Cup
Seasons9 – (20102018)
Podiums1 – (1 GS)
Overall titles0 – (17th in 2017)
Discipline titles0 – (6th in GS, 2017)

Leif Kristian Nestvold-Haugen (born 29 November 1987) is a Norwegian World Cup alpine ski racer, specializing in the technical events of giant slalom and slalom.

Haugen made his World Cup debut in October 2009 in Sölden, and collected his first World Cup points with a 26th place. He won a bronze medal in giant slalom at the World Championships in 2017 and attained his first World Cup podium in March 2017 at Kranjska Gora, Slovenia.[1][2]

Nestvold-Haugen represents the sports club Lommedalens IL,[1] and hails from Lommedalen.[3] He studied finance and international business in the United States at the University of Denver and graduated in 2012. At the Junior World Championships, he achieved two seventh places in 2006 in Mont-Sainte-Anne and an eighth place in 2007 in Flachau.

World Cup results[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Season Age Overall Slalom Giant
Slalom
Super G Downhill Combined
2010 22 101 30
2011 23 89 58 26
2012 24 97 40 37
2013 25 51 27 24
2014 26 36 30 10
2015 27 44 45 11
2016 28 41 30 13
2017 29 17 24 6
2018 30 23 19 12
  • Standings through 30 January 2018

Race podiums[edit]

  • 1 podium – (1 GS)
Season Date Location Discipline Place
2017 4 Mar 2017 Slovenia Kranjska Gora, Slovenia Giant slalom 2nd

World Championship results[edit]

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2011 23 DNF2 16
2013 25 23 24
2015 27 DNF1
2017 29 15 3

Olympic results[edit]

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2010 22 DNF1 28
2014 26 12 16
2018 30 13 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Leif Kristian Nestvold-Haugen at the International Ski Federation
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ "Leif Kristian Haugen (1987) – Skattelister 2008" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 14 December 2009.

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