Athlete Profile - Paal GOLBERG

Paal GOLBERG
Birth Date:  16 Jul 1990
Age:  27
Gender:   Men


Events and Medals

Event Rank
Men's Sprint Classic 4

Paal GOLBERG - Schedule

Schedule
Start Time Event Status
Tue, 13 Feb 18:15
Men's Sprint Classic Qualification
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 20:33
Men's Sprint Classic Quarterfinal 2
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 21:10
Men's Sprint Classic Semifinal 1
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 21:37
Men's Sprint Classic Final
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights Olympic Winter Games
YearLocation15km C
2014Sochi, RUS18

World Championships
YearLocationSP CTSP F
2013Val di Fiemme, ITA511

World Cup Rankings overview - All rankings from 2014/2015, top three for earlier seasons
YearOverallSprintDistance
2017/2018271259
2016/201720635
2015/20167536-
2014/2015181045

World Cup overview - Best rank per season and event since 2014/2015
YearSP CSP F10km F15km C15km P30km C50km C4x7.5km RTSP FOverall
2017/20181 x 2nd1 x 15th-1 x 11th1 x 46th----1 x 18th
2016/20171 x 1st1 x 7th1 x 20th1 x 7th1 x 3rd1 x 43rd1 x 22nd1 x 14th1 x 4th1 x 7th
2015/20161 x 13th1 x 9th1 x 61st-1 x 42nd---1 x 7th1 x 42nd
2014/20151 x 4th1 x 1st1 x 12th1 x 9th1 x 17th---1 x 5th1 x 4th

World Cup - Ten best performances in current season
RankYearEventLocation
22017/2018Sprint ClassicRuka, FIN
72017/2018Sprint ClassicPlanica, SLO
112017/201815km ClassicRuka, FIN
132017/2018Sprint ClassicLillehammer, NOR
152017/2018Sprint FreeDavos, SUI
182017/2018Overall Standings3-Days Tour
462017/201815km PursuitRuka, FIN


Legend
SP - Sprint, C - Classic, F - Freestyle, P - Pursuit, R - Relay, TSP - Team Sprint, Overall - Final classification Stage World Cup, xkm/xkm - Skiathlon events, DNF - Did Not Finish, DNS - Did Not Start, DSQ - Disqualified
Occupation Athlete
Education Business Administration - Lillehammer University College, Norway
Languages spoken English, Norwegian
Club name Gol IL [Norway]
Coach Tor Arne Hetland [national]; Arild Monsen?[national] (nrk.no, 04 May 2017)
Debut World Cup Debut - 2010 in Drammen, Norway
Injuries An illness affected him throughout 2016. (dagbladet.no, 30 Jan 2017)

He was injured for most of the 2008/09 season. (skierpost.com, 27 Jan 2010)
Start He began skiing at age seven. (paalgolberg.com, 01 Apr 2012)
Reason "I was born and raised with cross-country, and was taken from an early age on a ski trip with my parents." (paalgolberg.com, 01 Apr 2012)
Hero US golfer Tiger Woods. (NOC Media Guide, 2014)
Social Media

Legend

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: Gold
: Silver
: Bronze
: Gold Medal Event
: Bronze Medal Event
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