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Medal record
Men's cross country skiing
World Championships
Gold 1991 Val di Fiemme 10 km

Øyvind Skaanes (born May 29, 1968) is a former Norwegian cross country skier who competed from 1990 to 1999. He won the gold medal in the 4 x 10 km relay at the 1991 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Val di Fiemme and earned his best individual of 15th in the 30 km event at those same championships.

Skaanes won two individual races in his career with a 30 km event in 1996 and a 10 km event in 1998.

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Now he is working as a highschool/college teacher and cross country trainer on Heimdal Vidregående in Trondheim(Norway) with great success. He has put his skiing career behind him, but training with his students several times week, he is still in good shape!


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