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Knut Andre Nordstoga

Alpine Skiing | Para Ice Hockey
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Ås, NOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Norwegian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para ice hockey in 2003 in Oslo, Norway.
Why this sport?
"Ice hockey is fun and full of action."
Club / Team
Valerenga Para Ice Hockey: Norway
Name of coach
Andre Lysenstoen [ice hockey, national], NOR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Defence

International debut

Year
2003 [Para ice hockey]
Competing for
Norway

General interest

Nicknames
Mix (Athlete, 15 Jun 2016)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 15 Jun 2016)
Other sports
He has represented Norway in Para ice hockey, winning silver at the 2006 Paralympic Winter Games in Turin and bronze at the 2010 Games in Vancouver, and also competed at the 2014 and 2018 Paralympic Winter Games. He has also represented Norway in Para alpine skiing and competed in LW12 events at the 2002 Paralympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. (SportsDeskOnline, 17 Dec 2021)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida, which resulted in paralysis in his legs. (Athlete, 15 Jun 2016)
Other information
OTHER ROLES
He has served as a Para ice hockey consultant for the Norwegian Ice Hockey Association. (hockey.no, 01 Jan 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Salt Lake City 2002 Paralympic Winter Games (Salt Lake City, United States of America)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Slalom LW12 Final Round 11
Men's Giant Slalom LW12 Final Round 11
Men's Super-G LW12 Final Round 9999
Men's Downhill LW12 Final Round 13
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Bronze Medal Match 102
Mixed Semifinal 202
Mixed Group B 5
Mixed Group B 3
Mixed Group B 2
Torino 2006 Paralympic Winter Games (Torino, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Tournament Gold Medal Match 101
Men's Tournament Semifinal 201
Men's Tournament Group A 3
Men's Tournament Group A 1
Men's Tournament Group A 2
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Group A 2014-03-08 1
Mixed Group A 2014-03-09 4
Mixed Group A 2014-03-11 5
Mixed Group A - Standings 2014-03-11 2
Mixed Semifinal 2014-03-13 201
Mixed Bronze Medal Match 2014-03-15 102
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-10 1
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-12 4
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-13 6
Mixed Tournament Group A - Standings 2018-03-13 3
Mixed Tournament Classification 5-8 2018-03-14 2
Mixed Tournament Classification 5-6 2018-03-16 1