Alexander Dale Oen Quotes

Alexander Dale Oen (Norwegian pronunciation: [?l?k?s?nd?r ?d??l? ?u??n]; 21 May 1985 – 30 April 2012) was a Norwegian swimmer. He represented the clubs Vestkantsvømmerne (1995–2010) and Bærumsvømmerne (2011–2012). Dale Oen's gold at the 2008 European Championships made him the first Norwegian male to win a medal at a major international long course championship

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Alexander Dale Oen


There is no single way to train, or do anything well. You have to keep thinking, keep doing things.

Alexander Dale Oen


Nothing comes sailing by itself.

Alexander Dale Oen


In swimming at my level it's about control of the small movements. A good ballet dancer floats across the stage, the best sprinters virtually abolish gravity. All motion occurs in the right direction.

Alexander Dale Oen


In my world, I am one of the luckiest humans alive.

Alexander Dale Oen


I have always had the sea as my playground.

Alexander Dale Oen