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Johanna Östlund

Sweden

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSSWE20105198701
NOCSweden
Born01 May 1987 in  Gävle
GenderWomen
ResidenceBennekom, NED
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, Swedish
Higher educationWageningen University: Netherlands
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.28 27 Jan 2013 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:18.01 17 Nov 2013 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:59.75 16 Nov 2013 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 4:18.63 08 Nov 2013 Calgary  
    5000m 7:33.12 15 Feb 2014 Inzell  
Social Media
Social Media
www.johannaostlund.se/  
www.facebook.com/johanna.ostlund.77  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHer sister was involved in the sport and her mother was a speed skating coach.  
When and where did you begin this sport?She first tried speed skating at young age on a natural ice track in Hagastrom, Sweden.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Never give up if you believe that you can reach something that you want." (kiaspeedskatingacademy.com, 24 Oct 2014)  
Other informationEXPERIENCE IN CANADA AND GERMANY
She lived in Inzell, Germany, for several years while she was part of the Kia Speed Skating Academy team. She was also based in Calgary, AB, Canada, earlier in her career. (kiaspeedskatingacademy.com, 24 Oct 2014; johannaostlund.se, 25 Mar 2014; arbetarbladet.se, 28 Apr 2012)

HIGHER EDUCATION
She has also studied food science at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Uppsala, Sweden. (kiaspeedskatingacademy.com, 24 Oct 2014; Facebook profile, 14 Feb 2014)
 
HobbiesSkiing, hiking, rock climbing, playing football, listening to music. (kiaspeedskatingacademy.com, 24 Oct 2014)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2012/2013 European Championships Allround26  
    2012/2013 World Sprint Championships Overall33