Silje Norendal

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Silje Norendal
Personal information
NationalityNorwegian
Born (1993-09-01) 1 September 1993 (age 25)
Kongsberg, Norway
EmployerROCKST★R (Sponsor)
Height167 cm (5 ft 6 in)
Weight54 kg (119 lb)[1]
Sport
CountryNorway
SportSnowboarding
Event(s)Slopestyle, Big air
Coached bySondre Hylland

Silje Norendal (born 1 September 1993) is a Norwegian snowboarder. She competes in halfpipe, slopestyle and boardercross. Her local club is Kongsberg IF.[2]

She won gold in women's slopestyle in Winter X Games Europe in Tignes in 2013.[3][4]

In January 2014, she won women's slopestyle in Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado.[5]

In the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Norendal finished in fourth place in the Slopestyle Semifinals[6] with a score of 78.75. In the Ladies Slopestyle Finals she scored 49.50 ending in the eleventh position.[7]

In January 2015 she won women's slopestyle for the second time in Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado.[citation needed][8]

On 27 July 2018, Norendal got engaged to hockey player Alexander Bonsaksen.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Norway Olympic Team and Media Guide Sochi 2014. Norway: Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports. 2014. p. 95.
  2. ^ Det smitter at gutta er mer gærne NRK. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (in Norwegian)
  3. ^ Norsk slopestyle-gull i X-Games Europa Dagbladet. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (in Norwegian)
  4. ^ "Women's Snowboard Slopestyle results".
  5. ^ Dette har jeg drømt om siden jeg var åtte år NRK. Retrieved 27 January 2014 (in Norwegian)
  6. ^ http://www.tv2.no/2014/01/20/sport/sotsji/ol/vintersport/5167636#.Uua2JbSUnIU Her er Norges OL-tropp til Sotsji TV2. Retrieved 27 November 2014
  7. ^ "Sochi 2014 Olympics". Archived from the original on 8 February 2014.
  8. ^ "Silje Norendal Real Talk Interview". Pyramid Magazine. Retrieved 11 June 2016.
  9. ^ https://www.instagram.com/p/BlvC4KfAcWb/

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