Andrus Veerpalu

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Birthday
8, 1971
Birthplace
Estonia
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
8, 1971 (age 47)
Birthplace
Estonia

About

Cross country skier who won his second gold medal at the 2006 Turin games, becoming the fourth Estonian in history to do so.

Before Fame

He won his first major international medal at 18 with a silver place finish at the 1999 Ramsau World Championships.

Trivia

He is also a two-time World Championship gold medalist, winning his second in 2009.

Family Life

He and his wife Angela Veerpalu have five children: Andreas, Anette, Anders, Anlourdees and Adorres.

Associated With

He won a gold medal at the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics, which is also true for figure skater David Pelletier.