Meet Ingrid Torlen, Norwegian beach volleyball babe who is competing in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Read her biography below and see photos and a video of her.
Ingrid Torlen and her partner Nila Ann Hakedal failed to break the winning streak of American team of Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor. They were defeated 21-12, 21-15. The Norwegian team started the second set out strong, staying even with the Americans in the beginning but were finally overwhelmed and lost the match. Walsh described the Norwegian team as “They’re a scrappy team, but I think we out-scrapped them.”
Ingrid Tørlen was born on July 21, 1979 in Ålesund, Norway. She is 29-years-old. She is 5′ 9″ tall and lives in Oslo, Norway.
Her beach volleyball partner has been Nila Ann Håkedal since 2002. The two placed 22nd in the 2004 Athens Olympics.