Lars Håland

Lars Håland (born 28 July 1962) is a former Swedish cross-country skier who competed from 1986 to 1999. He won two medals at the 1989 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships, with a gold in the 4 × 10 km relay, and a bronze in the 15 km freestyle. Håland also earned his only World Cup victory at Falun, Sweden in 1989.

Lars Håland
Country Sweden
Full nameLars Emil Håland
Born (1962-07-28) 28 July 1962 (age 58)
Stockholm, Sweden
Ski clubSvenska Skidspelen Falun
World Cup career
Seasons19861987, 19891995, 19971998
Individual wins1
Team wins3
Indiv. podiums5
Team podiums10
Indiv. starts47
Team starts15
Overall titles0 – (6th in 1989)
Discipline titles0
Medal record
Men's cross-country skiing
Representing  Sweden
International nordic ski competitions
Event 1st 2nd 3rd
Olympic Games 0 0 0
World Championships 1 0 1
Total 1 0 1
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1989 Lahti 4 × 10 km relay
Bronze medal – third place 1989 Lahti 15 km freestyle
Junior World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1982 Murau 3 × 5 km relay

He competed for the club Svenska Skidspelen Falun throughout his career.

Cross-country skiing resultsEdit

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[1]

Olympic GamesEdit

 Year   Age   10 km   Pursuit   30 km  50 km  4 × 10 km 
 relay 
1998 35 DNS

World ChampionshipsEdit

  • 2 medals – (1 gold, 1 bronze)
 Year   Age   10 km  15 km
 classical 
 15 km
 freestyle 
 Pursuit  30 km  50 km  4 × 10 km 
 relay 
1989 26 N/A 7 Bronze N/A 4 Gold
1993 30 16 N/A N/A 19 13 6

World CupEdit

Season standingsEdit

 Season   Age 
Overall Long Distance Sprint
1986 23 30 N/A N/A
1987 24 35 N/A N/A
1989 26 6 N/A N/A
1990 27 10 N/A N/A
1991 28 37 N/A N/A
1992 29 NC N/A N/A
1993 30 31 N/A N/A
1994 31 48 N/A N/A
1995 32 68 N/A N/A
1997 34 39 16
1998 35 36 40 33

Individual podiumsEdit

  • 1 victory
  • 3 podiums
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place
1 1988–89 26 February 1989   Lahti, Finland 15 km Individual F World Championships[1] 3rd
2 11 March 1989   Falun, Sweden 30 km Individual F World Cup 1st
3 1989–90 4 March 1990   Lahti, Finland 15 km + 15 km Pursuit C/F World Cup 3rd

Team podiumsEdit

  • 3 victories
  • 10 podiums
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammates
1  1985–86  13 March 1986   Oslo, Norway 4 × 10 km Relay F World Cup 3rd Wassberg / Majbäck / Danielsson
2  1987–88  17 March 1986   Oslo, Norway 4 × 10 km Relay C World Cup 3rd Eriksson / Forsberg / Kohlberg
3 1988–89 24 February 1989   Lahti, Finland 4 × 10 km Relay C/F World Championships[1] 1st Majbäck / Svan / Mogren
4 5 March 1989   Oslo, Norway 4 × 10 km Relay F World Cup 1st Eriksson / Majbäck / Mogren
5 12 March 1989   Falun, Sweden 4 × 10 km Relay C World Cup 2nd Majbäck / Poromaa / Mogren
6  1989–90  1 March 1990   Lahti, Finland 4 × 10 km Relay C/F World Cup 3rd Forsberg / Ottosson / Mogren
7 16 March 1990   Vang, Norway 4 × 10 km Relay C World Cup 2nd Mogren / Majbäck / Forsberg
8 1992–93 5 March 1993   Lahti, Finland 4 × 10 km Relay C World Cup 1st Majbäck / Jonsson / Mogren
9  1993–94  13 March 1994   Falun, Sweden 4 × 10 km Relay F World Cup 3rd Bergström / Forsberg / Mogren
10  1994–95  5 February 1995   Falun, Sweden 4 × 10 km Relay F World Cup 3rd Fredriksson / Bergström / Forsberg

Note: 1 Until the 1999 World Championships, World Championship races were included in the World Cup scoring system.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "HAALAND Lars". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 13 January 2020.

External linksEdit