Mats Larsson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mats Larsson
Mats Larsson at Tour de Ski (cropped).jpg
Larsson in 2007
Personal information
Born 20 March 1980 (1980-03-20) (age 37)
Järna, Vansbro, Sweden
Height 184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Sport Cross-country skiing
Club Åsarna IK

Ål Mats Arne Larsson (born 20 March 1980) is a Swedish cross-country skier who has raced since 1999. He won a bronze medal in the 4×10 km relay and finished 20th in the 15 km event at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin.[1]

Larsson won a silver medal in the individual sprint event at the 2007 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Sapporo. His only career win came in a 15 km event in 2002 in Italy.

In May 2013, he was appointed as a coach for the Swedish national cross-country ski team.[2] His father Gunnar was also an Olympic cross country skier.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b Mats Larsson.
  2. ^ Hultqvist, Daniel (3 May 2013). "OS-medaljör in i skidlandslaget". Aftonbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 15 February 2015. 
  3. ^ Mats Larsson. Swedish Olympic Committee

External links[edit]