Olympic Competitor nr 6774
Olympic Competitor nr 2934
B. 1894-09-28, Årkvisla, near Drammen, Norway; D. 1934-12-12
Nordic Skiing (3 gold)
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An outstanding skier, but he had to wait till his 30 for the Olympic
Originally, Haug had received the bronze medal in the Jump. In 1974, a mistake was detected in the results of the ski jump. The bronze medal was then awarded to Anders Haugen of the USA.
Haug won the famous Holmenkollen 50 km race six times and the combined event three times.
His memory was honoured with a lifesize stone statue in Drammen.
B. 1884-06-26 Craidorolt, Satu Mare, Romania, competed for Hungary
Olympic Competitor nr 5098
Olympic Competitor nr 6166
Ski Jumping (3 silver, 1 bronze)
Olympic Competitor nr 4628
Written 2000-12-01 - last modified 2011-08-13
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