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Sofie Karoline Haugen


SportSpeed Skating
Born22 Apr 1995 in  Sandefjord
ResidenceSandefjord, NOR
LanguagesEnglish, Norwegian
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.35 25 Feb 2017 Inzell  
    1000m 1:18.66 17 Mar 2016 Calgary  
    1500m 1:59.06 20 Mar 2016 Calgary  
    3000m 4:10.57 12 Nov 2017 Heerenveen  
    5000m 7:11.06 06 Dec 2019 Nur-Sultan  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 1998 in Sandefjord, Norway.  
Club / TeamSandefjord SK: Norway  
Name of coachBjarne Rykkje [national]  
Reason for choosing this sportShe followed her older brother into the sport.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer father. (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementFinishing second in the 1500m B-Final and third in the 3000m B-Final at the 2018 World Cup event in Erfurt, Germany. (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Work hard." (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;, 15 Mar 2015)  
Famous relativesHer cousin Tormod Haugen has represented Norway in both speed skating and roller speed skating. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Dec 2015;, 15 Mar 2015)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 3000m11  
    2015/2016 European Championships Allround14  
    2016/2017 European Allround Championships Allround14  
    2018/2019 European Allround Championships Allround14  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1500m15  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships Allround16  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships 3000m19  
    2013/2014 European Championships Allround21  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships Allround21  
    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
    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  
    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