Mari Fasting

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Mari Fasting
Mari Fasting 2008.jpg
Mari Fasting (Siggerud 2008)
Born (1985-03-01) March 1, 1985 (age 32)

Mari Fasting (born March 1, 1985)[1] is a Norwegian orienteering competitor and ski mountaineer. She is two times Junior World Orienteering Champion. She represents the club NTNUI of Trondheim, and is related to the ski mountaineer Ola Berger.[2]

Junior career[edit]

Mari Fasting competed at the 2005 Junior World Orienteering Championships in Tenero, where she received a gold medal in the long distance and a gold medal in the relay event.[3]

Senior career[edit]

She participated at the 2006 World Orienteering Championships in Aarhus, where she finished 6th in the middle distance. She was injured for a large part of the 2007 season, and missed the world championship. At the 2008 European Orienteering Championships in Ventspils she finished 4th in the relay event with the Norwegian national team.

She competed at the 2013 World Orienteering Championships, and won a gold medal in the relay with the Norwegian team, together with Heidi Bagstevold and Anne Margrethe Hausken Nordberg.[4][5]

Ski mountaineering[edit]


  1. ^ Mari Fasting web site Archived 2015-06-10 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Personal information, Facebook
  3. ^ "Profile: Mari Fasting" – World of O Runners (Retrieved on June 17, 2008)
  4. ^ "30th IOF World Orienteering Championships, Vuokatti, Finland. Relay" (PDF). woc2013. 13 July 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 July 2013. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "Victorious day for Norwegian women". woc2013. 13 July 2013. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 
  6. ^ ISMF World Championships - women's relay, ISMF.
  7. ^ 6. ISMF World Championships - women's vertical race, ISMF.