OLE Einar Bjoerndalen
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OLE Einar Bjoerndalen : the biography
OLE Einar Bjoerndalen is a biathlete from Norway, the most decorated Olympian in history winter games. It has 13 Olympic medals, 20 medals of world Championships and 6 victories in the biathlon world Cup. He continues to improve his skills and defeat, breaking the stereotype about the age of the athlete.
OLE Einar was born 27 January 1974 in Norwegian Drammen. He was raised in a large family in which in addition to his two sons and two daughters.
It would be strange if a child born in Norway, have not mastered the ski. But OLE showed great promise, so his parents put him in ski school sports. And biathlon, he took the example of his elder brother, OLE Bjoerndalen was 12 years old. He came with good preparation behind the novice biathlete has had a few victories in ski competitions. In this sport attracted him was the need to switch from dynamic to steady the ski walk. According to the athlete, it is not given to everyone.
First shot OLE Einar Bjoerndalen is not very accurately – I had to work with a psychologist and live in mode 10 workouts a week.
As a professional biathlete OLE debuted at age 18 — it was a serious adult competition. In 1994, two years after the start, he already played at the Olympic games in Lillehammer. Significant results the athlete has not shown that he lacked experience.
The next four years, OLE Einar Bjoerndalen was training with a vengeance. In the end, Olympics-98, held in Nagano, he brought two medals – gold and silver. An even greater triumph was waiting for him at the next Olympic games. In salt lake city Norwegian skier won four victories and became the absolute champion. In the same year 2002 he won several major competitions.
The following season was to OLE Einar is not so shiny, he even thought about quitting the career. But his results at the Olympics was great age a skier is not inferior to the young competitors. After a series of victories Bjoerndalen decided to stay in biathlon.
It is deservedly called the king of biathlon, though this title is given to OLE Bjoerndalen Titanic efforts. He oversees the development of his sport, watching the tactics of the performances of the young athletes, learning much from them.
The most titled biathlonist of the world willingly speaks with reporters about the sport, but kept the comments about his personal life. He admits that such questions are unpleasant.
OLE Einar lived for six years with biathlete from Italy Natalie Santeria. They met in 1998, and liked each other, met often, did not allow the tight sports schedule both. Married OLE and Natalie in 2006, and in 2012 divorced. Children in this marriage was not.
Causes of divorce biathletes did not comment, but in the press appeared information that the marriage fell apart because of the capture of OLE Einar Belarusian biathlete Darya Domracheva. The athlete traditionally does not comment on information in the Newspapers, but they were often seen together.
In July 2016 OLE Bjoerndalen said on his Facebook page about the wedding of Darya Domracheva. In October 2016 in their family expected completion Darya Domracheva pregnant. During one press conference, OLE Einar björndalen admitted to journalists that eagerly awaits the birth of a son or daughter and very happy.