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Kjetil Jansrud

Alpine Skier
Male
Born Aug 28, 1985
Age 28
Hometown Stavanger

Kjetil Jansrud is a World Cup alpine ski racer and Olympic medalist from Norway. He races in all five alpine disciplines, and his best event is the giant slalom, with six World Cup podiums and one in the Olympics. Born in Stavanger, Jansrud hails from Vinstra in Gudbrandsdalen. At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Jansrud finished tenth in the combined. He broke his thumb in the Olympic giant slalom which ended his 2006 season.… Read More

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1985 Birth Born on August 25, 1985.

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2006 20 Years Old He broke his thumb in the Olympic giant slalom which ended his 2006 season. … Read More
2009 23 Years Old Jansrud made his first World Cup podium in January 2009 at Adelboden and finished ninth in the super combined at the 2009 World Championships.
2010 24 Years Old He won the silver medal in giant slalom at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
2012 26 Years Old Jansrud won his first World Cup race in March 2012 on home snow at Kvitfjell; he made the podium in all three speed events over the weekend, capped off with a victory in the Super G on Sunday.
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