ABOUT

Born: 2nd August 1984 in Falun, Sweden
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 62-66 kg
Place of residence: Kaxholmen, Huskvarna, Sweden
Nationality: Swedish
Family: Husband Filip Hakestam
Training: IK Hakarpspojkarna
Coach: Cliff English, www.cliffenglishcoaching.com

First triathlon:

2009: First 25 m lane swimming crawl
2009: First time on road bike
2009: First triathlon (sprint)
2010: First long distance triathlon 
2012: First Ironman victory
2016: First Time Trial bike race (Swedish TT, finished 3rd)

Carrer highlights:

2x Ironman champion (IM Sweden 2012, IM Lake Tahoe 2013), 

8th Ironman World Championship, Hawaii, 2016
2nd Swedish TimeTrial Championships 2017
Swedish long distance Champion

Favourite discipline:
Bike, especially undulating hills.

Would never train without:
Swim = a plan,
Bike =  energy in my backpocket,
Run = hair elastics.

Favourite food:
moose from my dads hunting and seafood.

Favourite drink:
freshly squeezed orange/ginger juice.

Besides triathlon:
Studying medicine at University of Southern Denmark, since 2008 Working as a fitness instructor for LesMills training concept.