Czech team

Petra Nováková

1993, Karlovy Vary

She has been racing for the national team since 2013 who starts in every race except classic sprint (she would like to learn this discipline, too, as she says). She twice participated in the winter Olympic games and world championship. Except sport she is interested in fashion and she likes walking in Prague, she makes beads decorations or plays the piano.

Favourite discipline: everything except classic sprint

First appearance in national team: 2013

World Cup premiere: 2013 in Liberec

Participation and standings at World Championship/Olympic Games: 24th place at the Winter Olympic Games 2014 (sprint free technique), 3rd place at U23 World Championship 2016 (10 km classic), 28th place at the Winter Olympic Games 2018 (skiathlon and 10 km free technique), 28th place at World Championship 2019 (skiathlon)
Life success: 6th place at the World Cup in Lillehammer 2015 (skiathlon), 9th place at the Tour de Ski 2018 (pursuit), bronze medal at U23 World Championship 2016 (10 km classic)