Athlete Profile - Stina NILSSON

Stina NILSSON
Birth Date:  24 Jun 1993
Age:  24
Gender:   Female



Stina NILSSON - Schedule

Schedule
Start Time Event Status
Sat, 10 Feb 16:15
Ladies' 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 17:30
Ladies' Sprint Classic Qualification
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 20:00
Ladies' Sprint Classic Quarterfinal 1
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 20:57
Ladies' Sprint Classic Semifinal 1
Finished
Tue, 13 Feb 21:24
Ladies' Sprint Classic Final
Finished
Sat, 17 Feb 18:30
Ladies' 4 x 5km Relay
Finished
Wed, 21 Feb 17:25
Ladies' Team Sprint Free Semifinal 2
Finished
Wed, 21 Feb 19:00
Ladies' Team Sprint Free Final
Finished
Sun, 25 Feb 15:15
Ladies' 30km Mass Start Classic
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights Olympic Winter Games
YearLocationSP FTSP C
2014Sochi, RUS103

World Championships
YearLocationSP CSP F10km C7.5km/7.5km4x5km RTSP CTSP F
2017Lahti, FIN-12132624-
2015Falun, SWE2---2-2
2013Val di Fiemme, ITA5------

World Cup Rankings overview - All rankings from 2014/2015, top three for earlier seasons
YearOverallSprintDistance
2017/201811227
2016/2017426
2015/201611323
2014/201512441

World Cup overview - Best rank per season and event since 2014/2015 - Individual events until 10 km
YearSP CSP F3km F5km C5km F5km P10km C9km P10km F10km P5km/5km
2017/20182 x 1st1 x 1st----1 x 8th-1 x 31st1 x 13th-
2016/20172 x 1st4 x 1st-1 x 5th1 x 20th-1 x 1st1 x 18th1 x 4th1 x 1st1 x 1st
2015/20161 x 2nd3 x 1st-1 x 28th1 x 9th1 x 14th1 x 14th1 x 40th1 x 7th1 x 2nd-
2014/20151 x 2nd1 x 2nd1 x 23rd-1 x 30th----1 x 4th-

World Cup overview - Best rank per season and event since 2014/2015 - Individual events longer than 10 km and Team events
Year10.5km C15km C30km F7.5km/7.5km4x5km RTSP FOverall
2017/2018---1 x 18th-1 x 2nd1 x 7th
2016/2017-1 x 4th--1 x 3rd-2 x 3rd
2015/20161 x 13th1 x 25th-1 x 16th-1 x 1st1 x 2nd
2014/2015--1 x 41st--1 x 1st1 x 21st

World Cup - Ten best performances in current season
RankYearEventLocation
12017/2018Sprint ClassicPlanica, SLO
12017/2018Sprint ClassicRuka, FIN
12017/2018Sprint FreeDavos, SUI
22017/2018Team Sprint FreeDresden, GER
52017/2018Sprint ClassicLillehammer, NOR
62017/2018Sprint FreeDresden, GER
72017/2018Overall Standings3-Days Tour
82017/201810km ClassicRuka, FIN
132017/201810km ClassicPlanica, SLO
132017/201810km 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
Nickname Silver-Stina [a name given to her after she won a silver medal at the 2015 World Championships in Falun, Sweden]. (langrenn.com, 04 Jan 2017)
Hobbies Cooking. (fischersports.com, 19 Mar 2017)
Occupation Athlete
Languages spoken Swedish
Club name IFK Mora SK [Sweden]
Coach Ole Morten Iversen, NOR; Rikard Grip [national], SWE (expressen.se, 01 Jan 2017; aftonbladet.se, 25 Feb 2017; expressen.se, 23 Feb 2017)
Debut World Cup Debut - 2012 in Drammen, Norway
Injuries In mid-2017 she was forced to leave the national training camp and reduce her training workload due to a minor infection that affected her capacity to train. (fis-ski.com, 16 Jun 2017)

In March 2016 she missed the final World Cup event of the 2015/16 season in Canmore, AB, Canada, because of illness. (expressen.se, 07 Mar 2016; expressen.se, 08 Mar 2016)
Start She began skiing when she could walk. (skidor.com, 14 Jun 2016)
Memorable Achievement Winning a silver medal at the 2015 World Championships in Falun, Sweden. (skidor.com, 14 Jun 2016)
Hero Swedish cross-country skier Charlotte Kalla. (skidor.com, 14 Jun 2016)
Philosophy "Enjoy life and do stuff that makes you happy." (fischersports.com, 19 Mar 2017)
Additional information General
NATIONAL FIRST
She became the first Swedish cross-country skier to win an Olympic medal in the ladies' sprint event by claiming gold at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (OIS, 13 Feb 2018)

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Legend

: This event is Live
: Gold
: Silver
: Bronze
: Gold Medal Event
: Bronze Medal Event
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