Nina Haver-Løseth

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Nina Haver-Løseth (born 27 February 1989) is a retired Norwegian World Cup alpine ski racer and specializes in the technical events of slalom and giant slalom.

Nina Haver-Løseth
Alpine skier
The winner, Nina Haver-Loeseth.jpg
Hammarbybacken 2018
DisciplinesSlalom, Giant slalom
ClubSpjelkavik IL
Born (1989-02-27) 27 February 1989 (age 33)
Ålesund, Møre og Romsdal, Norway
Height1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)[1]
World Cup debut5 February 2006 (age 16)
Retired19 March 2020 (age 31)
Olympics
Teams2 – (2014, 2018)
Medals1 (team) (0 gold)
World Championships
Teams5 – (2007, 2009, 201317)
Medals0
World Cup
Seasons13 – (200610, 201320)
Wins2 – (1 SL, 1 CE)
Podiums8 – (4 SL, 2 GS, 2 CE)
Overall titles0 – (9th in 2016)
Discipline titles0 – (6th in GS, 2016
               & SL, 2018, 2020)

Haver-Løseth made her World Cup debut in February 2006, and her first podium came in a slalom race at Zagreb in January 2015. In January 2016, she gained her first World Cup win in a slalom at Santa Caterina, becoming the first Norwegian woman to win a World Cup slalom since Trine Bakke almost exactly sixteen years earlier.[2]

At the 2007 World Championships in Sweden at Åre, Haver-Løseth was the top Norwegian female, with 30th in the giant slalom and tenth in the slalom.

Born in Ålesund, Møre og Romsdal, her sisters Lene and Mona Løseth are also alpine ski racers; she represents the Spjelkavik IL club.

World Cup resultsEdit

Season standingsEdit

Season Age Overall Slalom Giant
Slalom
Super G Downhill Combined
2006 16 116 52
2007 17 59 20 44
2008 18 37 10 41
2009 19 85 30
2010 20 101 41
2011 21
2012 22
2013 23 56 24 47
2014 24 22 12 17
2015 25 23 10 21
2016 26 9 8 6
2017 27 12 7 14
2018 28 16 6 20
2019 29 44 18 29
2020 30 23 6 32

Race podiumsEdit

  • 2 wins – (1 SL, 1 CE)
  • 8 podiums – (4 SL, 2 GS, 2 CE)
Season Date Location Discipline Place
2015 4 Jan 2015   Zagreb, Croatia Slalom 3rd
2016 13 Dec 2015   Åre, Sweden Slalom 3rd
20 Dec 2015   Courchevel, France Giant slalom 2nd
5 Jan 2016   Santa Caterina, Italy Slalom 1st
2017 26 Nov 2016   Killington, USA Giant slalom 2nd
10 Jan 2017   Flachau, Austria Slalom 2nd
31 Jan 2017   Stockholm, Sweden City event 3rd
2018 30 Jan 2018 City event 1st
 
The winners in Stockholm city event 2018

World Championship resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2007 17 10 30
2009 19 DNF1
2011 21
2013 23 DNF1 35
2015 25 11 11
2017 27 26 10
2019 29 Injured, did not compete

Olympic resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined Team
event
2014 24 DNF1 17
2018 28 6 15 3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Norway Olympic Team and Media Guide Sochi 2014. Norway: Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports. 2014. p. 27.
  2. ^ "Nina Loeseth scores rare women's slalom win for Norway". CBC.ca. 5 January 2016. Retrieved 5 January 2016.

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