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Håvard Haukenes (born 22 April 1990) is a male Norwegian racewalker.

Håvard Haukenes
Håvard Haukenes 2017.jpg
Haukenes in 2017
Personal information
Born (1990-04-22) 22 April 1990 (age 29)
Sport
CountryNorway
SportTrack and field
Event(s)racewalking

He made his World Championships debut in 2013, but was disqualified in the 50 kilometres event. The same thing happened in the 20 kilometres event at the 2014 European Championships. He then finished 24th at the 2015 World Championships and seventh at the 2016 Olympic Games, both in the 50 kilometres. Haukenes has also competed in several IAAF World Race Walking Cup without placing highly.[1][2]

Haukenes hails from Paradis, Bergen.[3] He represented the club TIF Viking until the 2015 season, when he transferred til IL Gular,[4] moving on to IL Norna-Salhus in 2017.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "H". Norwegian Athletics. Retrieved 3 February 2017.
  2. ^ Håvard Haukenes at IAAF
  3. ^ Vik, Øystein (8 October 2016). "Bergensk medaljehåp på bar bakke før neste sesong". Bergens Tidende (in Norwegian).
  4. ^ "Representasjonsoverganger pr. 31.12.14" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Athletics. Retrieved 3 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Håvard Haukenes går til Norna-Salhus". Bergensavisen (in Norwegian). 17 November 2016.