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For the term "Birkebeiner".

The Birkebeiner

Mary Jo Thorsheim of Norway Art features Knud Larsen Bergslien’s painting of the Birkebeiner skiers, who rescued King Haakon IV in the 13th century.

Best ever Birkebeinerrittet?

Cyclists race through rugged terrain in the world’s biggest mountain bike race to celebrate Norwegian history Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Traveling the 92 kilometers through forest and mountain terrain from Rena to Lillehammer,...


The Norwegian American features comics by renowned Norweigan journalist Fredrik Skavlan and Lille Berlin.

cross-country skiing

From Norway to Canada

Kaare Askildt offers a storyteller’s look at the history of cross-country skiing, including its migration across the Atlantic to Canada.