Jörn DIDRIKSEN

Norway NOR

Speed Skating

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Innsbruck 1976
  • Year of Birth
    1953
Olympic Results

Biography

Jörn DIDRIKSEN

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

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Innsbruck 1976

S
1,000 metres
1,000 metres Speed Skating