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Sochi Olympics: Athlete of the Day 2/26

Posted by on Feb. 26, 2014 at 2:13 PM
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Meet Sadie Bjornsen, Cross Country, Team USA!

  • AGE 24 (NOVEMBER 21, 1989)
  • HEIGHT 5' 9"
  • WEIGHT 145LBS
  • BIRTHPLACE OMAK, WA
  • RESIDENCE ANCHORAGE, AK
  • FIRST OLYMPICS 2014

Bjornsen made her World Cup debut in 2011. Bjorsen was part of the United States relay team that finished fourth place at the 2013 World Championship. Bjornsen is a sprint specialist and could be a factor in the individual sprint.

Career highlights:

2013 World Championship - Fourth (Relay)

Things to know:

1. She currently attends Alaska Pacific University

2. She likes listening to Techno

3. She enjoys climbing and cycling. 

4. 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 9th in women's 4x5k relay, 31st in women's 7.5/7.5k skiathlon, 18th in women's 10k classic.

by on Feb. 26, 2014 at 2:13 PM
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SarahSuzyQ
by Bronze Member on Feb. 26, 2014 at 10:28 PM
I realized I didn't see any of the Nordic skiing events this year! :(
graycalico
by on Feb. 26, 2014 at 11:53 PM
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I missed the relays, might need to look them up on on demand. Shedding great so I'll forgive the techno. Haha
momofsixangels
by Colleen on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:20 AM

She sounds like a well rounded person

SweetLuci
by Silver Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:23 AM

 I didn't see her in the Olympics.

 

SweetLuci
by Silver Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:24 AM

 I'd like to know more about her. What's her back story?

Whereismymind
by Bronze Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:24 AM
Me either

Quoting SweetLuci:

 I didn't see her in the Olympics.


 

Whereismymind
by Bronze Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:25 AM
Lol!!

Quoting graycalico: I missed the relays, might need to look them up on on demand. Shedding great so I'll forgive the techno. Haha
SweetLuci
by Silver Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:28 AM

 

Notice the bare arms?

SweetLuci
by Silver Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 8:28 AM

 She has a blog. Interesting

http://sadiebjornsen.blogspot.com/

Madelaine
by Member on Feb. 27, 2014 at 9:32 AM

Wonderful!

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