Norway at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics

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Norway at the
2011 World Championships in Athletics
Flag of Norway.svg
National federation Norges Friidrettsforbund
in Daegu
Competitors 13
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 0 1

Norway competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.

Team selection[edit]

A team of 13 athletes was announced to represent the country in the event. The team will be led by Olympic gold medalist and defending world champion, javelin thrower Andreas Thorkildsen.[1] The final team on the entry list comprises the names of 16 athletes.[2]

The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List,[2] but not on the Official Start List of the specific event,[3] resulting in a total number of 13 competitors:

KEY: Did not participate Competed in another event
Event Athlete
Men 20 kilometres walk Erik Tysse
50 kilometres walk Håvard Haukenes
Women 800 metres Ingvill Måkestad Bovim
100 m hurdles Christina Vukićević


The following competitors from Norway won medals at the Championships