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No medals for Norway at Olympics. Norway failed to secure any medals at Sochi 2014 on Monday following the weekend’s successes. Lotte Smiseth Sejersted came sixth in the Alpine Skiing Ladies Super Combined’s downhill part with a time of 1:43.85 but failed to finish the slalom. Ragnhild Mowinckel finished 6th. Germany’s Maria Hoefel-Riesch took gold, Austria’s Nicole Hosp got silver, Julia Mancuso from Italy won the bronze.

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No medals for Norway at Olympics

Published on Tuesday, 11th February, 2014 at 07:29 under the news category, by Lyndsey Smith   .
Last Updated on 11th February 2014 at 09:21.

Norway failed to secure any medals at Sochi 2014 on Monday following the weekend’s successes.

Speed Skating at Sochi 2014
This photo is of the 1500m Short Track finals. Norway's Espen Hvammen did not compete in this.Speed Skating at Sochi 2014
Photo: Sochi 2014 Press Office/Flickr


Lotte Smiseth Sejersted came sixth in the Alpine Skiing Ladies Super Combined’s downhill part with a time of 1:43.85 but failed to finish the slalom. Ragnhild Mowinckel finished 6th.

Germany’s Maria Hoefel-Riesch took gold, Austria’s Nicole Hosp got silver, Julia Mancuso from Italy won the bronze.

In the Men’s Speed Skating 500m Espen Hvammen placed 12th, completing the race in 70.42 seconds. This was 1.11 seconds slower than the gold medallist Michel Mulder from the Netherlands.

The Dutch team dominated the race, with Holland’s Jan Smeekens and Ronald Mulder taking Silver and Bronze, respectively.

Ole Einar Bjørndalen finished the Men’s 12.5km pursuit finished in fourth place with 34:14.5, with Emil Hegle Svendsen finishing coming 7th with 34:28.8. Tarjei Bø and Johannes Thingnes Bø came 27th and 32nd, respectively.

Gold, silver, and bronze went to Martin Fourcade (France), Ondrej Moravec (Czech Republic), and France’s Jean Guillaume Beatrix.

Monday was not all down for Norway at the OWG, though. The Men’s curling team defeated the USA 7-4 during their round robin session. They are scheduled to play Russia today.



Published on Tuesday, 11th February, 2014 at 07:29 under the news category, by Lyndsey Smith   .
Last updated on 11th February 2014 at 09:21.

This post has the following tags: sochiolympics, oslo2022, norway, sochi2014, norway.





  
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