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Harald Christian Strand Nilsen

Full name: Harald Christian Strand Nilsen
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: May 7, 1971 in Gjøvik, Oppland, Norway
Affiliations: Gjøvik Skiklubb, Gjøvik (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Alpine Skiing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Harald Christian Strand Nilsen was never able to win a major international race, with the highlight of his career his bronze medal in combined at the 1994 Lillehammer Olympics. Strand Nilsen had six podium finishes in World Cup races, with two silvers and four bronzes, but never made the top step. He was second in the seasonal combined World Cup in 1994/95 and third that season in the giant slalom World Cup. He also won the 1995 Norwegian title in Super G, and the combined in 1992 and 1994. He was never able to match his successes of 1994-95 and retired after the 2002/03 season. Strand Nilsen settled in Gjøvik, working as a chiropractor.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1994 Winter 22 Lillehammer Alpine Skiing Men's Combined Norway NOR 3 Bronze
1998 Winter 26 Nagano Alpine Skiing Men's Giant Slalom Norway NOR AC DNF

Men's Giant Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1998 Winter 26 Nagano Alpine Skiing Norway Final Standings AC DNF
1998 Winter 26 Nagano Alpine Skiing Norway Run 1 AC DNF

Men's Combined

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1994 Winter 22 Lillehammer Alpine Skiing Norway Final Standings 3 3:19.14
1994 Winter 22 Lillehammer Alpine Skiing Norway Downhill 21 1:39.05
1994 Winter 22 Lillehammer Alpine Skiing Norway Slalom 4 1:40.09
1994 Winter 22 Lillehammer Alpine Skiing Norway Slalom Run 1 8 51.59
1994 Winter 22 Lillehammer Alpine Skiing Norway Slalom Run 2 2 48.50
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