Svan, Fredriksson, Kirvesniemi and Others – the New Generation

Svan, Fredriksson, Kirvesniemi and Others – the New Generation

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Their parents are great and famous. Now the children of star-skier fathers try to repeat their success – but not only at cross-country skiing. Our list starts with Julia Svan – daughter of one of the best Swedish skiers, Gunde Svan, 4-time Olympic champion and 7-time World Champion. In 2013, Julia won a relay at the FIS Junior World Ski Championship. Her dream-team also included Sofia Henriksson, Jonna Sundling, and Stina Nilsson. https://www.instagram.com/p/U_hWleCQLB/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BPAZgsGjQ-a/ Then, after health problems and a comeback (3rd place at Tjejvasan-2016), Julia Svan decided to stop her professional skiing career. She joined Expressen as an expert, writing about cross-country skiing. Julia had already taken part in an interview with Northug about her father. https://www.instagram.com/p/BRQ7vq7hAsT/ Meanwhile, several children of famous people have stayed at the elite sporting…
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