Goril Snorroeggen Norway

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

15 Feb 1985

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

HANDBALL

Goril Snorroeggen competed in HANDBALL

Did you know?

  • There are seven players on a handball team and each match lasts 60 minutes and is a fast and furious hybrid of football and basketball.
  • The aim is to throw the ball into the opposition's goal. This happens often; as an example, France beat Iceland 28-23 in the 2008 men's Olympic final.
  • Both the men's and the women's Olympic handball tournaments involve 12 teams, divided into two pools of six.
  • The top four countries from each pool progress to the quarter-finals.
  • All pool matches are being played in the brand new Copper Box arena, while medal matches are in the Basketball Arena.

Related pages

Norway Handball

Appearances for Goril Snorroeggen

Date Event Won
11 Aug Women's Handball Gold Medal Match Won gold
9 Aug Women's Handball Semi-final 1 Won
7 Aug Women's Handball Quarter-final 1 Won
5 Aug Women's Handball Preliminaries Round Group B Match 29
3 Aug Women's Handball Preliminaries Round Group B Match 24 Won
1 Aug Women's Handball Preliminaries Round Group B Match 13
30 Jul Women's Handball Preliminaries Round Group B Match 12 Won
28 Jul Women's Handball Preliminaries Round Group B Match 6