Sweden at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics

Sweden competed at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway from 12 to 21 February 2016. The Swedish Olympic Committee revealed the team at 18 January 2016.[1]

Sweden at the
2016 Winter Youth Olympics
Flag of Sweden.svg
IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish and English)
in Lillehammer
Competitors39 in 10 sports
Flag bearerErika Lindgren
Medals
Ranked 9th
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
5
Winter Youth Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Moa Lundgren Cross-country skiing Girls' cross-country cross 13 February
  Gold Johanna Hagström Cross-country skiing Girls' sprint 16 February
  Gold Sweden women's national under-16 ice hockey team
Ice hockey Girls' tournament 21 February
  Silver Johanna Hagström Cross-country skiing Girls' cross-country cross 13 February
  Silver Filip Vennerström Alpine skiing Boys' slalom 19 February

Medalists in mixed NOCs eventsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Bronze Veronica Edebo
David Mobärg
Snowboarding Team snowboard ski cross 16 February

Alpine skiingEdit

Boys
Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Filip Vennerström Slalom 49.65 2 49.12 2 1:38.77  
Giant slalom 1:19.77 12 Did not finish
Super-G Did not finish
Combined 1:13.60 21 40.32 1 1:53.92 4
Girls
Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Jonna Luthman Slalom 57.69 14 Did not finish
Giant slalom Did not finish
Super-G 1:14.66 11
Combined DNF Did not advance
Mixed
Athletes Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Filip Vennerström
Jonna Luthman
Parallel team   Stockinger/Rispler (GER)
L 2 – 2+
Did not advance

BiathlonEdit

Boys
Athlete Event Time Misses Rank
Emil Simonsson Sprint 21:32.2 5 31
Pursuit 34:22.0 9 33
Henning Sjökvist Sprint 20:55.7 2 21
Pursuit 32:50.1 7 23
Girls
Athlete Event Time Misses Rank
Moa Olsson Sprint 19:54.9 2 20
Pursuit 29:02.2 6 24
Sanna Sjödén Sprint 20:31.0 5 25
Pursuit 27:23.2 4 15
Mixed
Athletes Event Time Misses Rank
Sanna Sjödén
Henning Sjökvist
Single mixed relay 42:58.7 4+15 8
Emil Simonsson
Henning Sjökvist
Moa Olsson
Sanna Sjödén
Mixed relay 1:25:37.8 5+11 11

Cross-country skiingEdit

Boys
Athlete Event Qualification Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Adam Persson 10 km freestyle 25:46.0 21
Classical sprint 2:58.36 4 Q 3:00.51 1 Q 2:55.59 2 Q 3:16.58 6
Cross-country cross 3:07.93 6 Q 3:06.88 2 Q 3:03.95 4
Eric Rosjö 10 km freestyle 25:15.0 9
Classical sprint 3:08.51 19 Q 3:11.75 4 Did not advance
Cross-country cross 3:16.66 20 Q 3:24.19 10 Did not advance
Girls
Athlete Event Qualification Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Johanna Hagström 5 km freestyle 13:39.5 4
Classical sprint 3:24.38 1 Q 3:28.56 1 Q 3:23.59 1 Q 3:19.55  
Cross-country cross 3:31.35 2 Q 3:33.90 1 Q 3:28.09  
Moa Lundgren 5 km freestyle 13:51.7 9
Classical sprint 3:32.40 5 Q 3:28.68 2 Q 3:28.00 2 Q 3:25.99 4
Cross-country cross 3:27.59 1 Q 3:35.11 1 Q 3:26.35  

CurlingEdit

Mixed teamEdit

Team: Johan Nygren (skip), Anton Degerfeldt, Tova Pettersson, Jenny Jonasson

Round Robin
Group B Skip W L
  Canada Mary Fay 7 0
  Great Britain Ross Whyte 6 1
  Sweden Johan Nygren 5 2
  Norway Maia Ramsfjell 4 3
  South Korea Hong Yun-jeong 3 4
  Czech Republic Pavel Mareš 2 5
  Estonia Eiko-Siim Peips 1 6
  Brazil Victor Santos 0 7
Quarterfinals
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Switzerland (Witschonke)   2 0 1 0 2 2 0 X 7
  Sweden (Nygren) 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 X 3

Mixed doublesEdit

Athletes Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
  Kristina Podrabska (CZE)
  Anton Degerfeldt (SWE)
Mixed doubles   Flannery (USA) /   Ito (JPN)
W 8 – 7
  Witschonke (SUI) /   Gustsin (EST)
L 1 – 11
Did not advance
  Jenny Jonasson (SWE)
  Du Hongrui (CHN)
  Barros (BRA) /   Richardson (USA)
L 4 – 8
Did not advance
  Lee Ji-young (KOR)
  Johan Nygren (SWE)
  Farrell (USA) /   Smith (NZL)
W 8 – 1
  Zhao (CHN) /   Haarstad (NOR)
L 6 – 11
Did not advance
  Tova Petterson (SWE)
  Alberto Zisa (ITA)
  Sillaots (EST) /   Violette (USA)
L 4 – 7
Did not advance

Freestyle skiingEdit

Ski cross
Athlete Event Qualification Group heats Semifinal Final
Time Rank Points Rank Position Position
David Mobärg Boys' ski cross 42.86 1 Q 19 2 Q 4 FB 5
Veronica Edebo Girls' ski cross 46.31 5 18 1 Q 3 FB 5
Slopestyle
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Best Rank
Emil Granbom Boys' slopestyle 77.80 17.60 77.80 8

Ice hockeyEdit

Girls' tournamentEdit

Roster
Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Sweden 4 2 1 1 0 10 3 +7 9 Advance to semifinals
2   Czech Republic 4 3 0 0 1 7 4 +3 9
3   Switzerland 4 2 1 0 1 10 6 +4 8
4   Slovakia 4 1 0 1 2 6 9 −3 4
5   Norway 4 0 0 0 4 2 13 −11 0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source:[citation needed]
13 February 2016
20:00
Sweden  1–2 GWS
(1–0, 0–0, 0–1)
(SO: 0–1)
  SwitzerlandYouth Hall, Lillehammer
Attendance: 184
Anna AmholtGoaliesSaskia MaurerReferee:
  Samantha Hiller
Linesmen:
  Loraine Mollen
  Jenna Puhakka
Lundin (Carlsson) – 11:211–0
1–1Rüdi (Enzler) (PP) – 38:07
1–2Ryhner (GWG) – 45:00
3 minPenalties4.5 min
18Shots18
15 February 2016
17:00
Sweden  2–1 GWS
(1–0, 0–1, 0–0)
(SO: 1–0)
  SlovakiaYouth Hall, Lillehammer
Attendance: 160
Anna AmholtGoaliesSimona LezovicovaReferee:
  Daria Abrosimova
Linesmen:
  Marion Dahl Strand
  Leticia Tscherrig
Ljungblom (Lundin) – 07:381–0
1–1Cornakova (Agostonova) – 28:26
W. Carlsson (GWG) – 45:002–1
9 minPenalties4.5 min
26Shots14
16 February 2016
14:00
Czech Republic  0–2
(0–0, 0–1, 0–1)
  SwedenYouth Hall, Lillehammer
Attendance: 77
Karolina JuricovaGoaliesAnna AmholtReferee:
  Vanessa Ley
Linesmen:
  Jacqueline Sauer
  Leticia Tscherrig
0–1Ljungblom (Bouveng)– 24:02
0–2Bouveng (ENG) – 44:24
6 minPenalties4.5 min
12Shots20
18 February 2016
14:00
Norway  0–5
(0–2, 0–1, 0–2)
  SwedenKristins Hall, Lillehammer
Attendance: 1,252
Mia Christine IsdahlGoaliesTherese JärnkrokReferee:
  Maria Raabye Fuchsel
Linesmen:
  Jessica Brambilla
  Jenna Puhakka
0–1Bouveng (A. Wilhelmsson) – 01:06
0–2W. Carlsson – 12:46
0–3Lundin (W. Carlsson) – 15:47
0–4Strömgren – 42:47
0–5Ljungblom (J. Carlsson) – 43:16
4.5 minPenalties1.5 min
11Shots29
Semifinal
19 February 2016
14:00
Sweden  5–0
(4–0, 0–0, 1–0)
  SlovakiaKristins Hall, Lillehammer
Attendance: 732
Anna AmholtGoaliesSimona Lezovicova
Andrea Risianova
Referee:
  Daria Abrosimova
Linesmen:
  Loraine Mollen
  Leticia Tscherrig
Lundin (Ljungblom) (PP) – 02:061–0
Bouveng (A. Wilhelmsson) – 04:012–0
Nyhlén Persson (Westerlund, Brolin) – 04:133–0
Ljungblom (Lundin, Sjölund) – 08:434–0
Bouveng (Nyhlén Persson, Sjölund) – 38:235–0
35.5 minPenalties10.5 min
15Shots13
Gold medal game
21 February 2016
11:00
Sweden  3–1
(1–1, 2–0, 0–0)
  Czech RepublicKristins Hall, Lillehammer
Attendance: 552
Anna AmholtGoaliesKarolina Juricova
Kristyna Blahova
Referee:
  Samantha Hiller
Linesmen:
  Jenna Puhakka
  Leticia Tscherrig
Lundin (Ljungblom) – 07:451–0
1–1Lerchova (Jandusikova) – 14:56
Lundin (Nyhlén Persson) – 20:262–1
A. Wilhelmsson – 26:233–1
4.5 minPenalties1.5 min
33Shots10

LugeEdit

Boys
Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Svante Kohala Singles 48.999 15 48.677 11 1:37.676 12
Girls
Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Tove Kohala Singles 54.945 16 57.326 20 1:52.271 19

SkeletonEdit

Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Julia Falk Girls' 56.30 5 56.85 13 1:53.15 6
Joanna Lahovary Olsson 57.95 18 56.29 5 1:54.24 13

SnowboardingEdit

Snowboard and ski cross relay
Athlete Event Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Position Position Position
  Daryna Kyrychenko (UKR)
  Veronica Edebo (SWE)
  Valentin Miladinov (BUL)
  David Mobaerg (SWE)
Team snowboard ski cross 1 Q 2 FA  

Qualification legend: FA – Qualify to medal round; FB – Qualify to consolation round

Speed skatingEdit

Girls
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Erika Lindgren 500 m 86.29 22
1500 m 2:14.75 22
Mass start 5:56.13 10
Mixed
Athletes Event Final
Time Rank
Team 5
  Erika Lindgren (SWE)
  Isabelle Van Elst (NED)
  Yevgeny Bolgov (BLR)
  Samuli Suomalainen (FIN)
Team sprint 2:16.73 11

See alsoEdit

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