Full Name: Frida Elisabeth Karlsson
Sport: Cross-country skiing
Foto: Annika Byrde / NTB Scanpix
Frida is a Swedish cross-country skier who joined Team Northug in 2019.
She had her big breakthrough earlier that year, when she won silver medal in women´s 10 kilometres classical, bronze medal in women´s 30 kilometre freestyle mass start, and a gold medal in women`s 4 x 5 kilometre relay at the 2019 FIS World Championship in Seefeld Tirol, Austria.
With her gold medal from Seefeld 2019 she became the youngest cross-country skiing World Cup medalist in history!
Frida had a though start to the 2020 season, but she came back in full force when she beat Therese Johaug right before the finish line in the womens 30 kilometre classical mass start at the 2020 World Cup in Holmenkollen.