Category: Sports

Lillestrøm primed to repeat as champs

Toppserien preview Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American Dynasty teams sustain success because year to year they can afford to reload by adding to the current talent. In Toppserien, Norway’s women’s soccer league, it’s Lillestrøm....

Rosenborg Ballklub

Eliteserien preview

Rosenborg favored to win fifth-straight league title in 2019 Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Norway’s soccer league, Eliteserien, starts March 30, and Rosenborg Ballklub is once again considered title favorites. Their fans almost demand...

2019 World Championships

Norwegians dominate World Champs

The country famed for its winter sports captures 13 golds, 25 total medals in ski events Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway The strength of the Norwegian cross-country skiing team could not be illustrated better...

Svindal and Vonn say farewell with medals

Two legends end racing careers on a high Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway In the same city—Åre, Sweden—and on the same hill that he won his first World Championship 12 years ago, Norwegian skiing...

Ski for Light

Impaired skiers and guides for Ski for Light

Rocky mountain high Andrea Goddard Ski for Light Nestled high up in the Colorado Rockies, the YMCA’s Snow Mountain Ranch at Winter Park in Granby, Colo., made the perfect place for the 44th annual...

Maren Lundby

Jumping after Lundby

After five wins in a row, Maren Lundby is the jumper to beat in World Championships Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway After the first six competitions of the season, Norwegian ski jumper Maren Lundby...

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Norway loses handball championship

Second time is not the charm Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo In 2017, Norway’s men’s handball team lost its first-ever World Championship final 26-33 against France. This year, they reached the final once again, this...

Rosenborg - Eirik Horneland

Coaches on the move

Manchester United nabs a Norwegian, as the top Eliteserien teams shuffle managers around Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Rosenborg and Molde, Norway’s two best soccer teams the last couple of seasons, have both had...

Johannes Thingnes Bø

Johannes Thingnes Bø scores ninth win

The Norwegian biathlete dominates the World Cup; opponents give up on winning Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Biathlete Johannes Thingnes Bø set a personal record with his ninth individual World Cup win of the season...

Tour de Ski

Klæbo is youngest to win Tour de Ski

Norwegians dominated, with Ingvild Flugstad Østberg victorious in the women’s event Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Johannes Høsflot Klæbo had nightmares about the finishing climb up the slalom hill the night before his final Tour...