Kristoffer Brun (born 7 April 1988) is a Norwegian rower. He competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London in the men's lightweight double sculls with teammate Are Strandli.[1] They teamed again to win the bronze medal in that event at the 2016 Olympics.[2]

Kristoffer Brun
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Brun (right) and Are Strandli in 2016
Personal information
Born (1988-04-07) 7 April 1988 (age 31)
Bergen, Norway

The team are also world champions in their event, at the 2013 World Championships in Chungjiu.[3] They have also won world championships bronze twice.[4][5] At European level, the team of Brun and Strandli have won one silver and three bronzes.[6][7][8][9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kristoffer Brun". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 30 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Lightweight Men's Double Sculls". www.rio2016.com. 6 August 2016. Archived from the original on 6 August 2016. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  3. ^ "2013 WORLD ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – Chungju, KOR – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 31 August 2013. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  4. ^ "2014 WORLD ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – Amsterdam, NED – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 30 August 2014. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  5. ^ "2015 WORLD ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – Aiguebelette, FRA – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 5 September 2015. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  6. ^ "2013 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS – Seville, ESP – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 2 June 2013. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  7. ^ "2014 EUROPEAN ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – Belgrade, SRB – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 1 June 2014. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  8. ^ "2015 EUROPEAN ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – Poznan, POL – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 31 May 2015. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  9. ^ "2016 EUROPEAN ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – Brandenburg, GER – (LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". www.worldrowing.com. 8 May 2016. Retrieved 19 July 2017.

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