Category: Sports

Oslo hosts Quidditch European Games

Norway takes bronze in the high-flying sport inspired by the Harry Potter books Molly Jones The Norwegian American You have likely heard of the magical sport of quidditch featured in J.K. Rowling’s enormously successful...

Karsten Warholm leads the pack

Up-and-coming Norwegian runner crushes competition in two Diamond League races Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway After winning the 400-meter hurdles race and setting the Norwegian record with a time of 48.25 in the Diamond...

Boasson Hagen trains for Tour de France

Leading up to the biggest race of the year, the Norwegian cyclist shows promising form Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Tour de France, the biggest cycling event of the year, is just about to...

Jakob Ingebrigtsen breaks four minutes

The 16-year-old Norwegian runner becomes the youngest ever to run a four-minute mile Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Norwegian 16-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen became the youngest mile runner in history to break four minutes at...

Big Syttende Mai for Boasson Hagen

On his birthday and Norway’s national day, the cyclist kicked off a victorious Tour of Norway race Molly Jones The Norwegian American The opening stage of the Tour of Norway—the annual road bicycle race...

Norway’s best hurdler returns home

Amalie Iuel prepares to leave LA to pursue a career as a professional athlete in Norway Molly Jones The Norwegian American After four years as a student-athlete at the University of Southern California in...

Lagerbäck takes over

Norway’s new head coach loses debut but has everything to gain for Team Norway Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Lars Lagerbäck had a brutal start to his career as head coach for the men’s...