Nils van der Poel

Nils van der Poel (born 25 April 1996) is a Swedish speed skater. He won the 2014 world junior championship in Bjugn, Norway.[1] He competed in the men's 5000 metres at the 2018 Winter Olympics.[2]

Nils van der Poel
Personal information
NationalitySwedish
Born (1996-04-25) 25 April 1996 (age 24)
Height184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight82 kg (181 lb)
Sport
SportSpeed skating

On 2 June 2018, it was announced that he would take a break from speed skating.[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Svensk JVM-guld på 5000 meter skridsko" (in Swedish). Expressen. 9 March 2014. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Nils van der Poel". Pyeongchang 2018. Archived from the original on 21 April 2018. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  3. ^ Ellen Hellmark, Bernt Lagergren (2 June 2018). "Skridskotalangen tar en paus" (in Swedish). Sveriges television. Retrieved 2 June 2018.
  4. ^ Skoob Salihi (2 June 2018). "Nils van der Poel tar en paus" (in Swedish). Sveriges radio. Retrieved 2 June 2018.