Petter Tande

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Petter Tande
Petter Tande jumps from Holmenkollen.jpg
Full name Petter Laukslett Tande
Born (1985-06-11) 11 June 1985 (age 31)
Oslo, Norway
Ski club Byåsen IL
World Cup career
Seasons 2002-
Individual wins 6
Indiv. podiums 15
Updated on 18 January 2009.

Petter Laukslett Tande (born 11 June 1985 in Oslo) is a Norwegian nordic combined skier who has been competing since 2002, representing Byåsen IL. He has three medals in the 4 x 5 km team event at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships, with a gold (2005) and two bronzes (2007, 2009).

Competing in two Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of fourth in the 15 km individual event at Turin in 2006.

He has six career World Cup victories, including twice at the Holmenkollen ski festival (Individual: 2006, sprint: 2008).

Personal information[edit]

Petter Tande is 180 cm, weighs 68 kg. His birthday is the same as the Norwegian Queen. He has got blue eyes and brown hair. He loves watching movies, including Pirates of the Caribbean, and anything of action and western movies. His favourite actor is Johnny Depp. His family consists of mom Marianne and dad Torbjørn, and sister Ina Laukslett Tande.