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AUSTEVOLL Ole Bjarte
Sport Para ice hockey
NPC Norway   
GenderMen
Age52
Place of BirthBergen, NOR
Height1.84 m
Weight 83 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife, son Richard
Residence
Austevoll, NOR
Occupation
Athlete, Teacher
Languages
English, Norwegian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2008.
Club / Team
Bergen Ice Sledge Hockey Club: Norway
Name of coach
Espen Hegde [national], NOR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Norway
General Interest
Hobbies
Skiing, cycling. (sprek.bt.no, 02 Jun 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver, and winning silver at the 2009 World A Championships in Ostrava, Czech Republic. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2014; olympiatoppen.no, 2010)
Impairment
He lost a leg in an accident at sea. (sprek.bt.no, 02 Jun 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2010 Team  
4 2014 Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2008/2009 Team  
5 2012 Team  
5 2013 Team  
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2011 Team