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Annette Sikveland

Full name: Annette Sikveland
Gender: Female
Height: 5'10" (177 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: April 25, 1972 in Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
Affiliations: Figgjo IL, Figgjo, Sandnes (NOR) / Vestre Trysil IL, Tørberget (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Biathlon

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Annette Sikveland grew up in Ålgård, a village with 9000 inhabitants 30 km to the south of Stavanger. Her breakthrough came in 1994, when she was Norwegian champion in the sprint and earned a place on the Norwegian biathlon team for the Lillehammer Olympics. She won three international championship medals in the relay for Norway\\\: bronze at the 1995 World Championships and sliver in 1997, adding her bronze at the 1998 Winter Olympics, after which she retired from competition. Sikveland won three national titles, adding two more in 1996 and 1997. Her only World Cup victory came at Ruhpolding at 1997.

Annette Sikveland lived for a period in Germany, along with biathlon Olympic champion Sven Fischer. She later settled in Kristiansand, working as a comptroller in a communication/advertising company.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1994 Winter 21 Lillehammer Biathlon Women's 7.5 kilometres Sprint Norway NOR 22
1994 Winter 21 Lillehammer Biathlon Women's 4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay Norway NOR 4
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Biathlon Women's 7.5 kilometres Sprint Norway NOR 15
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Biathlon Women's 15 kilometres Norway NOR 8
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Biathlon Women's 4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay Norway NOR 3 Bronze

Women's 7.5 kilometres Sprint

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T M S1M S2M S1T S1R S2T S2R
1994 Winter 21 Lillehammer Biathlon Norway Final Standings 22 27:32.8 2 1 1
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Biathlon Norway Final Standings 15 24:09.5 2 1 1 8:27.6 23 17:18.4 18

Women's 15 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank AT M ST SR S1M S1T S1R S2M S2T S2R S3M S3T S3R S4M S4T S4R
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Biathlon Norway Final Standings 8 56:38.7 3 53:38.7 7 0 10:51.5 5 0 21:58.7 1 2 34:48.0 11 1 47:02.1 9

Women's 4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T M S1M S2M ET ER ES S1ES S2ES
1994 Winter 21 Lillehammer Biathlon Norway NOR Final Standings 4 28:21.2 1 0 1 57:57.9 4
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Biathlon Norway NOR Final Standings 3 24:55.0 1 1 0 50:42.2 5 4 3 1
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