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Sture Sivertsen

Full name: Sture Sivertsen
Gender: Male
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: April 16, 1966 in Levanger, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
Affiliations: Leirådal IL, Verdal (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (3 Total)

Biography

Sture Sivertsen was an expert in classical style skiing and was a mainstay of the Norwegian ski team in the 1990s. His début on the World Cup circuit came in 1990, placing eighth in Örnsköldsvik. His first podium finish was in 1991, a third-place in the 50 km classical race at Holmenkollen. He became a double World Champion in Falun in 1993, when he won both the 10 km classical race and was part of the winning Norwegian relay team. Stivertsen competed in a total of four World Championships and in addition to his two gold medals in 1993, won another two relay golds in 1995 at Thunder Bay and in 1997 at Trondheim.

Results

Men's 10 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1994 Winter 27 Lillehammer Cross Country Skiing Norway Final Standings 5 24:59.7 4:39.3 12 14:17.0 7
1998 Winter 31 Nagano Cross Country Skiing Norway Final Standings 9 28:10.6 5:05.8 =41 17:55.7 13

Men's 30 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
1998 Winter 31 Nagano Cross Country Skiing Norway Final Standings 15 1-39:44.9 6:03.6 43 40:02.2 24 1-19:17.7 26

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R I4T I4R I5T I5R I6T I6R
1994 Winter 27 Lillehammer Cross Country Skiing Norway Final Standings 3 2-08:49.0 4:44.1 6 27:27.0 7 41:53.7 5 1-10:04.5 3 1-24:47.7 3 2-02:16.3 3

Men's 10/15 kilometres Pursuit

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T SB RT RR
1994 Winter 27 Lillehammer Cross Country Skiing Norway Final Standings 7 37:49.7 +0:39 37:10.7 9
1998 Winter 31 Nagano Cross Country Skiing Norway Final Standings 27 43:29.2 +0:46 42:43.3 49

Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1994 Winter 27 Lillehammer Cross Country Skiing Norway NOR Final Standings 2 26:03.2 26:03.2 1
1998 Winter 31 Nagano Cross Country Skiing Norway NOR Final Standings 1 26:20.0 26:20.0 10