Eystein Weltzien

Eystein Weltzien ( born December 14, 1949) is a Norwegian orienteering.

In 1978 he was in the next Weltzien, Jan Fjärestad, Svein Jacobsen and Egil Johansen ran with the Norwegian team, Relay World Champion. As early as 1974 in Silkeborg he had with her ​​bronze medal and also took third place in the individual competition behind the Swede Bernt Frilén and Jan Fjärestad.

Weltzien was also a good cross-country skiers. In 1975 he was awarded the Norwegian Sport Price Egebergs Ærespris, a price for athletes who have been successful in several sports.

His children Audun Weltzien and Ingunn Weltzien Hultgren are also active as an orienteer.


Legend: WM = World Championships

1972, 1974 and 1975 he was the Norwegian 's singles champion.

  • Orienteers (Norway )
  • World Champion ( Orienteering )
  • Norwegian Champion ( Orienteering )
  • Born in 1949
  • Norwegian
  • Man