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Frode Andresen, Norway (born 1973, lives Hønefoss, Norway)

Latest:
Fell and broke rib early fall 2003, came back strong in mid fall when he won roller ski sprint ahead of Ole Einar Bjoerndalen
2nd on 30k skate Norwegian cross-country championship, fellow biathlete Lars Berger won
Was not selected for 50k skate in 2003 cross-country worlds despite massive pressure in Norway

No success in 2003 world biathlon champs
36th in the overall world cup 2003
Won sprint in Oestersund December 2002

2002 Norwegian champion summer biathlon in pursuit
Participated in the 2002 Norwegian cycling championships, no top honors there
Has changed skis from Madshus to Atomic ahead of 2002 season
5th in the overall 2010/2002 world cup

Gold relay 2002 Olympics together with Bjoerndalen, Hanevold and Gjelland
8th sprint 2002 Olympics, 13th on the pursuit
7th on the 20k 2002 Olympics, lead until the last shooting but missed the last 3 shots
Second fastest biathlon skier 2002 behind Ole Einar Bjoerndalen

Background:
Won the world championships in sprint in 2000 in Oslo and has a silver medal in the sprint from the 1998 Olympics (did not get to ski the relay in 1998).

Bronze sprint worlds 1999 and bronze relay worlds 2001.

Frode is born in Rotterdam and is also a great cross country skier and mountain bike cyclist, has done very well in several cross country races, among them won the season ender Skarverennet and has a medal from the 50k in the Norwegian championships (2000).

Third overall in the 2001 world cup, girlfriend fellow biathlete Gunn Margit Andreassen.

Name: Frode Andresen

Born: 09.09.1973 in Rotterdam, Netherlands
Residence: Hønefoss, Norway
Height: 190 cm
Weight: 76 kg
Marital Status: Living with Gunn Margit Andreassen
Education: Norwegian Ski Gymnas
Occupation: Student
Hobbies: Surfing, stock market
Skies:  Madshus
Rifle:  
Ammunition:  
Club: Hønefoss, NOR

Coach:

 

Merits

World Championships

Individual: 2000: Gold
1999: Bronze
10 km
10 km
Relay/Team: 2000: Silver
1999: Bronze
1995: Gold
Relay
Relay
Team
Junior:
1993: Gold
 
Team
 

Olympic Games

Individual:
1998: Silver
 
10 km
 

World Cup

8 individual victories (1998-2000)
 

Norwegian Championships

8 Gold medals

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