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Odin By Farstad

Norway

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSNOR10112199701
NOCNorway
Born01 Dec 1997 in  Malvik
GenderMen
ResidenceTrondheim, NOR
LanguagesNorwegian, Spanish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 35.27 07 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    1000m 1:08.60 15 Feb 2020 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:47.84 13 Oct 2019 Inzell  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Single Distances Championships
Event  
World Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint   1    
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/odin.farstad  
twitter.com/odinfarstad  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachJeremy Wotherspoon [national], CAN  
Club / TeamSportsklubben Falken: Trondheim, NOR  
General Interest
General Interest
Famous relativesHis sister Ane By Farstad has represented Norway in speed skating. She won gold in the mixed 3000m relay at the 2016 Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway. His father Rune Farstad has served as his personal coach. (SportsDeskOnline, 24 Nov 2016; spkl-falken.com, 23 Oct 2016; adressa.no, 23 Mar 2015)  
AmbitionsTo win gold at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (byavisa.no, 02 Dec 2015; adressa.no, 23 Mar 2015)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint2  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 500m16  
    2019/2020 World Sprint Championships Overall21  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships 1000m22  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Nur-Sultan Team Sprint2