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List of notable or famous biathletes from Sweden, with bios and photos, including the top biathletes born in Sweden and even some popular biathletes who immigrated to Sweden. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swedish biathletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These biathletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known biathlete from Sweden is included when available.

Anna Carin Zidek and Carl Johan Bergman are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This historic biathletes from Sweden list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swedish biathletes of note?" and "Who are the most famous biathletes from Sweden?" These prominent biathletes of Sweden may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swedish biathletes.

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Anna Carin Zidek is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Biathletes from Sweden
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Anna Carin Helena Cecilia Zidek is a Swedish former biathlete who won a silver medal in the 7.5 km sprint and a gold medal in the 12.5 km mass start event at the 2006 Winter Olympics. Originally a cross-country skier, Olofsson competed at the 2002 Winter Olympics, but in the three events she took part in she made the top 30 only once, and the following season she switched to biathlon. On May 3, 2008, Olofsson married her then boyfriend, Tom Zidek - a serviceman in the Canadian biathlon team - in a ceremony near Canmore, Canada. Olofsson officially announced her retirement on July 16, 2011. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Sveg, Sweden

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Anna Maria Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Biathletes from Sweden
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Anna Maria Nilsson is a biathlete. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 34

Birthplace: Östersund, Sweden

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Björn Ferry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Biathletes from Sweden
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Björn Ferry is a former Swedish biathlete and medal winning Olympian. He began competing internationally in World Cup competitions in 2001, but did not win his first international race until the 2007–2008 season. In 2007, he won gold in the mixed relay event at the Biathlon World Championships. The next year, at his third Winter Olympics appearance, he won the gold medal in the pursuit event. He started the event in 8th place as determined by the previous sprint event, but managed to overtake the race leader on the final lap. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Stensele, Sweden

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Carl Johan Bergman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Biathletes from Sweden
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Carl Johan Bergman is a retired Swedish biathlete. He lives in Lillehammer, Norway with his Norwegian wife, Liv Kjersti Eikeland. He is 5 ft 8½ in, and weighs 152 lb. He studies computer science at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim. His mother is called Birgitta, his father is Lennart, and he has a younger sister called Johanna. In March 2014, Bergman confirmed that he would be retiring from the sport at the end of the 2013–14 season. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Ekshärad, Sweden

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