Loading...

Jörn DIDRIKSEN

Norway
TeamNorway
Speed SkatingSpeed Skating
Olympic Medals
1S
Games Participations1
First Olympic GamesInnsbruck 1976
Year of Birth1953

Biography

Jørn Didriksen was a Norwegian speed skater who specialized in the shorter distances. Didriksen competed in three World Sprint Championships with a best placement of fourth in 1975 behind three Soviet skaters. The same year he won the Norwegian Sprint Championship. His greatest success came at Innsbruck in 1976 when he won the silver medal in the 1,000 m behind Peter Mueller. Didriksen later became a writer, mainly of fictional crime thrillers, and has authored several books.

Personal Bests: 500 – 38.7 (1977); 1000 – 1:17.34 (1977); 1500 – 2:05.8 (1977); 5000 – 8:11.0 (1973).

Olympic Results

Athlete Olympic Results Content

You May Like