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INTERNATIONAL PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE

Kjartan Haugen

Nordic Skiing
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Biography

Impairment information

Classification
LW4, LW4

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Silje
Residence
Jar, NOR
Languages
Norwegian, English
Higher education
Physics - Norwegian University of Science & Technology : Trondheim, NOR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He has been cross-country skiing since he was a child, and began para-skiing in 1995.
Club / Team
Nidelv IL: Bærum, NOR
Name of coach
Torbjorn Pettersen Broks [national], NOR

International debut

Year
1996
Competing for
Norway
Tournament
European Championship
Location
Sweden

General interest

Hero / Idol
Cross-country skier Vegard Ulvang. (Vancouver, 12 Feb 2010)
Other information
IPC ATHLETE COMMITTEE
He has served as a member and chair of the International Paralympic Committee [IPC] Athletes' Council, and has also served as a member of the IPC Governing Board. (skiforbundet.no, 03 Mar 2010)