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Anne Gulbrandsen

Norway

SportSpeed Skating
NOCNorway
Born17 Feb 1994 in  Eidsvoll
GenderWomen
ResidenceOslo, NOR
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, Norwegian
Higher educationVeterinary Science - Norwegian School of Veterinary Science: Oslo, NOR
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.61 23 Feb 2019 Heerenveen  
    1000m 1:18.48 09 Feb 2019 Inzell  
    1500m 2:13.06 22 Nov 2009 Groningen  
    1500m 2:02.98 19 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    3000m 4:30.26 15 Dec 2012 Stavanger  
    5000m 8:00.18 16 Dec 2012 Stavanger  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamEidsvoll Turn Skoyter: Norway  
Reason for choosing this sportShe followed her siblings into the sport.  
Name of coachJeremy Wotherspoon [national], CAN  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age three in Eidsvoll, Norway.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer father. (Athlete, 22 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolNorwegian alpine skier Aksel Lund Svindal. (Athlete, 22 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesIn 2016 she suffered a knee injury that kept her out of action for three months. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementPlacing second in team sprint at the 2017 World Cup event in Heerenveen, Netherlands, where she was making her World Cup debut. (Athlete, 22 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Stay positive." (Athlete, 22 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships Team Sprint7  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1000m11  
    2017/2018 World Sprint Championships Overall16  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1500m20  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships 1000m23  
    2018/2019 World Sprint Championships Overall23  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup Heerenveen Team Sprint2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Stavanger Team Sprint2  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m39  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m54