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GROENLIE Johan
Sport Para ice hockey
NPC Norway   
GenderMen
Age26
Place of BirthOslo, NOR
Height1.64 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Residence
Oslo, NOR
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Norwegian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing the sport in 2011 at age 15 in Norway.
Why this sport?
"I like team sports and I like hockey."
Club / Team
Valerenga Para Ice Hockey: Norway
Name of coach
Andre Lysenstoen [national], NOR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Goaltender
Senior International Debut
Year
2016
Competing for
Norway
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Ístersund, SWE
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Coaches Espen Hegde and Andre Lysenstoen. (Athlete, 15 Jun 2016)
Hero / Idol
Norwegian Para ice hockey players Thomas Jacobsen and Kjell Christian Hamar. (Athlete, 15 Jun 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"My goal is to deny yours." (Athlete, 15 Jun 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2019 Team  
6 2020/2021 Team  
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2016 Team