Karin Mortensen

Karin Ørnhøj Mortensen (born 26 September 1977) is a former Danish team handball player and two times Olympic champion. She received gold medals with the Danish national team at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney[2] and at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.[3]

Karin Mortensen
Personal information
Born (1977-09-26) 26 September 1977 (age 44)
Horsens, Denmark
Nationality Danish
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current club Retired
Senior clubs
Years Team
1998-2002
Horsens HK
2002-2006
Ikast/Bording EH
2006-2010
SK Aarhus
2010-2013
FIF
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000-2012
Denmark 233[1] (4)

She retired from the national team in September 2012.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Official squad 2012 Women’s EHF European Championship Archived 2013-11-02 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "2000 Summer Olympics – Sydney, Australia – Handball" Archived 2008-04-07 at the Wayback MachinedatabaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on February 12, 2008)
  3. ^ "2004 Summer Olympics – Athens, Greece – Handball" Archived 2008-04-07 at the Wayback MachinedatabaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on February 12, 2008)
  4. ^ Andersen, Patrick (September 15, 2012). "Målmandsprofil stopper på landsholdet" (in Danish). Hbold.dk. Archived from the original on September 18, 2012. Retrieved September 15, 2012.