Hafsteinn Valdimarsson

Personal information Hafsteinn Valdimarsson

genderVolleyballplayer Hafsteinn Valdimarsson
Nationality:Icelander Icelander
EU player EU
Age:28
Height:205
Position:Middleblocker
Status:Under contract for 2017-2018
Consultant:Joost Kooistra
Present Club:Calais Volley France

Volleyball Career


Name: Hafsteinn Valdimarsson
Date of birth: 15.02.1989

Nationality: Iceland

Height: 205 cm

Weight: 94 kg.

Spike reach: 345 cm

Block reach: 325 cm

Position: Middle blocker Secondary position: Opposite hitter

Last team: Union Raiffessen Waldviertel, Austria

National team matches: 67

Club career

2017-2018 Calais Volley France

2016-2017 Union Raiffessen Waldviertel

  • Third place in the austrian league and fourth place in the playoffs.
  • Second round in the CEV Challenge Cup.

2011-2016 BK Marienlyst

  • 2014-2015: Second place in the league, gold medal in the Danish cup, Silver medal in the Danish Championship, second place in the NEVZA championship.
  • 2014-2015: Second place in the league, Silver medal in the Danish cup, Bronze medal in the Danish Championship, 5th place in the NEVZA championship.
  • 2013-2014: First place in the league, gold medal in the Danish cup, Gold medal in the Danish Championship, 4th place in the NEVZA championship.
  • 2012-2013: Second place in the league, gold medal in the Danish cup, Gold medal in the Danish Championship, bronze medal in the NEVZA championship.
  • 2011-2012: Second place in the league, gold medal in the Danish cup, Bronze medal in the Danish Championship, Gold medal in the NEVZA championship.

 

2009-2011 HIK Aalborg

  • 2010-2011: Lost in the semi-finals in the Danish Cup, 5th place in the league, participated in the group stage of NEVZA championsship.
  • 2009-2010: Lost in the semi-finals in the Danish Cup, 4th place in the league, lost in semifinals of the Danish Championsship, participated in the group stage of NEVZA championsship.

2006-2009 KA (Iceland)

Three times silver medal in the Icelandic cup, two times silver in the league, made it to the semifinals in the icelandic championsship all years.

Personal awards

  • Volleyball player of the year in Iceland (2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016)
  • Team of the year in the Danish league (2013-2014 and 2015-2016)
  • Best middle blocker in the Danish league (2013-2014)
  • Second best middle blocker in the Danish league (2015-2016)
  • Best middle blocker in the finals of the european championship for small nations (2009)
  • Sportsman of the year in my region in Iceland (2010 and 2012)

 

Video

151004 BM vs Gentofte 2-3 (23-25,26-28,25-21,25-21,13-15) 2016 BM vs Gentofte 2-3 (23-25,26-28,25-21,25-21,13-15) Middleblocker Hafsteinn Valdimarsson White-red #14
Hafsteinn Austurríki 2016-2017 Highlights Hafsteinn Valdimarsson Waldviertel Austria
Hafsteinn hápunktar Highlights 2015-2016 Hafsteinn Valdimarsson #14
Tirol gegen URW GD 16 Hafsteinn 2016-2017 Tirol - Waldviertel Hafsteinn Valdimarsson Red #5
Weiz gegen URW GD 16 Valdimarsson 2016-2017 Weiz - Raiffeisen Waldviertel Hafsteinn Valdimarsson Red #5

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