Sturla Holm Lægreid

Sturla Holm Lægreid (born 20 February 1997) is a Norwegian biathlete. In the season opener of the 2020/2021 season, he earned his first World Cup win at the 20 km Individual.[1]

Sturla Holm Lægreid
Personal information
NationalityNorwegian
Born (1997-02-20) 20 February 1997 (age 24)
Bærum, Norway
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Professional information
SportBiathlon
ClubBærums SK
World Cup debut6 March 2020
World Championships
Teams1 (2021)
Medals4 (4 gold)
World Cup
Seasons2
Individual races22
All races39
Individual victories7
Individual podiums10
Discipline titles2:
1 Individual (2020–21)
1 Pursuit (2020–21)
Medal record
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2021 Pokljuka 20 km individual
Gold medal – first place 2021 Pokljuka 15 km mass start
Gold medal – first place 2021 Pokljuka 4 × 7.5 km relay
Gold medal – first place 2021 Pokljuka Mixed relay
Junior World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2018 Otepää 15 km individual
Silver medal – second place 2018 Otepää 4 × 7.5 km relay
Updated on 21 February 2021.

Biathlon resultsEdit

All results are sourced from the International Biathlon Union.

World ChampionshipsEdit

4 medals (4 gold)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay Single mixed relay
  2021 Pokljuka Gold 7th 6th Gold Gold Gold
*During Olympic seasons competitions are only held for those events not included in the Olympic program.
**The single mixed relay was added as an event in 2019.

World CupEdit

Season Overall Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start
Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position
2019–20 115 43rd 59 37th 30 41st 26 34th
2020–21 1039 2nd 120 1st 319 2nd 306 1st 161 4th

† – season in progress

Individual podiumsEdit

  • 7 victories
  • 10 podiums
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place
1  2020–21  28 November 2020   Kontiolahti Individual World Cup 1st
2 17 December 2020   Hochfilzen Sprint World Cup 1st
3 19 December 2020   Hochfilzen Pursuit World Cup 1st
4 8 January 2021   Oberhof Sprint World Cup 3rd
5 9 January 2021   Oberhof Pursuit World Cup 1st
6 13 January 2021   Oberhof Sprint World Cup 2nd
7 22 January 2021   Antholz-Anterselva Individual World Cup 2nd
8 17 February 2021   Pokljuka Individual World Championships 1st
9 21 February 2021   Pokljuka Mass start World Championships 1st
10 20 March 2021   Östersund Pursuit World Cup 1st

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sturla Holm Laegreid Stuns with Kontiolahti 20 km Victory". International Biathlon Union – IBU. Retrieved 28 November 2020.

External linksEdit