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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Tora Berger

Tora Berger

  • Sport: Olympic Biathlon
  • Nation: Norway
  • DOB: March 18, 1981
  • Career Highlights: Enters Vancouver games trying to erase memories of numerous near-misses from the past, having never won a major international gold. … Made Olympic debut in 2006 in Turin and failed to medal. … Finished in 13th place in individual race for best Olympic finish. … Also earned 18th-place finish in pursuit, 23rd-place finish in sprint and 25th in mass start. … Was part of 5th-place finish for Norwegian relay team. … Owns two silver medals and three bronze medals in biathlon world championships. … Earned first solo medal with a silver in mass start event at Oestersund, Sweden, in 2008. … Finished in fourth place in other three solo events - individual, sprint and pursuit - at Oestersund. … Earned bronze medal in individual event in 2009 world championships at Pyeongchang, South Korea. … Currently ranked No. 3 in the world behind Sweden's Helena Jonsson and Germany's Kati Wilhelm. … Older brother is cross-country skier and biathlete Lars Berger.
  • Olympic History: 2006
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