Marit Mikkelsplass

Marit Elisabeth Mikkelsplass (born Marit Wold on 22 February 1965) is a former Norwegian cross-country skier who competed from 1985 to 1998. She represented Kjelsås IL in Oslo. Today she is married to former Norwegian cross-country skier Pål Gunnar Mikkelsplass.

Marit Mikkelsplass
Country Norway
Full nameMarit Elisabeth Mikkelsplass
Born
Marit Elisabeth Wold

(1965-02-22) February 22, 1965 (age 55)
Oslo, Norway
Spouse(s)
(m. 1994)
Ski clubKjelsås IL
World Cup career
Seasons19851998
Individual wins2
Team wins3
Indiv. podiums11
Team podiums18
Indiv. starts87
Team starts18
Overall titles0 – (5th in 1998)
Discipline titles0

Mikkelsplass has three silver medals from the Winter Olympics, earning them in the 30 km (1994) and the 4 × 5 km relay (1988, 1998). She also has three medals from the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships kraa two silvers (4 × 5 km relay: 1995, 1997) and a bronze (30 km: 1997).

Cross-country skiing resultsEdit

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

Olympic GamesEdit

  • 3 medals – (3 silver)
 Year   Age   5 km   10 km  15 km  Pursuit   20 km  30 km  4 × 5 km 
 relay 
1988 23 15 N/A N/A 24 N/A Silver
1994 29 N/A 14 N/A Silver
1998 33 6 N/A 5 14 N/A 9 Silver

World ChampionshipsEdit

  • 3 medals – (2 silver, 1 bronze)
 Year   Age   5 km  10 km
 classical 
 10 km
 freestyle 
 15 km  Pursuit  30 km  4 × 5 km 
 relay 
1989 24 N/A 21 10 N/A
1993 28 N/A N/A 21
1995 30 7 N/A N/A 4 7 9 Silver
1997 32 22 N/A N/A 10 Bronze Silver

World CupEdit

Season standingsEdit

 Season   Age 
Overall Long Distance Sprint
1985 20 54 N/A N/A
1986 21 22 N/A N/A
1987 22 NC N/A N/A
1988 23 16 N/A N/A
1989 24 42 N/A N/A
1990 25 30 N/A N/A
1991 26 32 N/A N/A
1992 27 29 N/A N/A
1993 28 16 N/A N/A
1994 29 11 N/A N/A
1995 30 8 N/A N/A
1996 31 7 N/A N/A
1997 32 7 4 13
1998 33 5 6 5

Individual podiumsEdit

  • 2 victories
  • 11 podiums
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place
1  1985–86  8 March 1986   Falun, Sweden 30 km Individual C World Cup 3rd
2  1987–88  17 March 1988   Oslo, Norway 30 km Mass Start C World Cup 3rd
3  1993–94  24 February 1994   Lillehammer, Norway 30 km Individual C Olympic Games[1] 2nd
4  1994–95  28 January 1995   Lahti, Finland 10 km Individual C World Cup 2nd
5  1995–96  25 November 1995   Vuokatti, Finland 5 km Individual C World Cup 3rd
6 11 February 1996   Kavgolovo, Russia 10 km Individual C World Cup 3rd
7 24 February 1996   Trondheim, Norway 5 km Individual C World Cup 2nd
8 16 March 1996   Oslo, Norway 30 km Individual C World Cup 3rd
9 1996–97 18 January 1997   Lahti, Finland 15 km Individual C World Cup 1st
10 1 March 1997   Trondheim, Norway 30 km Individual C World Championships[1] 3rd
11 1997–98 8 January 1998   Ramsau, Austria 10 km Individual C World Cup 1st

Team podiumsEdit

  • 3 victories
  • 18 podiums
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammates
1  1987–88  21 February 1988   Calgary, Canada 4 × 5 km Relay F Olympic Games[1] 2nd Dybendahl-Hartz / Jahren / Dahlmo
2 13 March 1988   Falun, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 1st Elveos / Bøe / Pedersen
3  1990–91  15 March 1991   Oslo, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 3rd Elveos / Hegge / Skeime
4 1993–94 4 March 1994   Lahti, Finland 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 1st Moen / Nybråten / Dybendahl-Hartz
5 13 March 1994   Falun, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay F World Cup 2nd Moen / Nybråten / Dybendahl-Hartz
6  1994–95  15 January 1995   Nové Město, Czech Republic 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 2nd Nybråten / Uglem / Sorkmo
7 12 February 1995   Oslo, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Nybråten / Nilsen / Moen
8 17 March 1995   Thunder Bay, Canada 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Championships[1] 2nd Nybråten / Nilsen / Moen
9 26 March 1995   Sapporo, Japan 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Dybendahl-Hartz / Nybråten / Nilsen
10  1995–96  14 January 1996   Nové Město, Czech Republic 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 2nd Moen / Martinsen / Dybendahl-Hartz
11 10 March 1996   Falun, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Martinsen / Dybendahl-Hartz / Moen
12 17 March 1996   Oslo, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 3rd Martinsen / Sorkmo / Moen
13  1996–97  23 November 1996   Kiruna, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 2nd Dybendahl-Hartz / Moen / Martinsen
14 8 December 1996   Davos, Switzerland 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 1st Martinsen / Moen / Dybendahl-Hartz
15 28 February 1997   Trondheim, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Championships[1] 2nd Martinsen / Nilsen / Dybendahl-Hartz
16 16 March 1997   Oslo, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay F World Cup 2nd Moen / Nilsen / Dybendahl-Hartz
17  1997–98  23 November 1997   Beitostølen, Norway 4 × 5 km Relay C World Cup 2nd Moen / Dybendahl-Hartz / Martinsen
18 6 March 1998   Lahti, Finland 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Martinsen / Nilsen / Dybendahl-Hartz

Note: 1 Until the 1999 World Championships and the 1994 Olympics, World Championship and Olympic races were included in the World Cup scoring system.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "MIKKELSPLASS WOLD Marit". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 14 December 2019.

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