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Sofie Karoline Haugen

Norway

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSNOR22204199501
NOCNorway
Born22 Apr 1995 in  Sandefjord
GenderWomen
ResidenceSandefjord, NOR
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Norwegian
Higher educationSociology - University of Stavanger: Norway
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.35 25 Feb 2017 Inzell  
    1000m 1:18.66 17 Mar 2016 Calgary  
    1500m 1:57.11 08 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    3000m 4:04.69 07 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    5000m 6:56.64 15 Feb 2020 Salt Lake City, UT  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
Social Media
Social Media
twitter.com/sofiekh  
www.facebook.com/sofiehaugen95/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 1998 in Sandefjord, Norway.  
Reason for choosing this sportShe followed her older brother into the sport.  
Club / TeamSandefjord SK [NOR] / Team Sormarka [NOR]: Norway  
Name of coachWouter olde Heuvel [club], NED  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Work hard." (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
Most influential person in careerHer father. (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesIn February 2015 she sustained a cut to her right ankle while training that required 10 stitches and kept her out of action for three weeks. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2017; sb.no, 15 Mar 2015)  
Famous relativesHer cousin Tormod Haugen has represented Norway in both speed skating and roller speed skating. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Dec 2015; sb.no, 15 Mar 2015)  
Other informationNATIONAL TEAM BREAK
In April 2020 she announced she would no longer be training with the Norwegian speed skating team ahead of the 2020/21 season, instead choosing to train solely with Team Sormarka. "There has not been many girls on the national team, and there has been a lot of training alone." (nettavisen.no, 27 Apr 2020; nrk.no, 27 Apr 2020)
 
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships 5000m9  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 3000m11  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 3000m11  
    2015/2016 European Championships Allround14  
    2016/2017 European Allround Championships Allround14  
    2018/2019 European Allround Championships Allround14  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1500m15  
    2020/2021 European Allround Championships Allround15  
    2020/2021 World Single Distances Championships 3000m15  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1500m15  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships Allround16  
    2020/2021 World Single Distances Championships 1500m18  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships 3000m19  
    2020/2021 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps19  
    2013/2014 European Championships Allround21  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships Allround21  
    2019/2020 World Allround Championships Allround22  
    2015/2016 World Allround Championships Allround23  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps23  
    2012/2013 European Championships Allround24  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2020/2021 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps10  
    2020/2021 World Cup 3000m15  
    2019/2020 World Cup 3000/5000m17  
    2020/2021 World Cup 1500m19  
    2016/2017 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps22  
    2018/2019 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps27  
    2017/2018 World Cup 3000/5000m33  
    2015/2016 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps33  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m34  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m35  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m35  
    2014/2015 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps38  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m41  
    2016/2017 World Cup 3000/5000m42