Tagged: 2018 Winter Olympics

Pyeongchang Olympic results - Marit Bjørgen

Bjørgen, Norway break OL medal records

Marit Bjørgen’s five medals make her the all-time winningest Winter Olympian, as Norway shatters its personal best—and tops the US record from 2010—with 39 medals Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American Marit Bjørgen grabbed the...

Johann Andre Forfang

Norway trails in early Olympics results

Germany and Netherlands both lead the all-time champs in the first days of competition Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American With the early results of Feb. 14, Germany jumped ahead of Norway in the Winter...

Norwegian Winter Olympic medals: Ole Einar Bjørndalen

Norway’s top Olympic contenders

Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Norway’s Olympic squad won 26 medals in Sochi. The Norwegian Olympic Federation has stated that their goal is 30 medals in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The Norwegian athletes seem to be...

Devin Logan, Team USA

Meet the best of Team USA

Norway may be a Winter Olympics powerhouse, but as Norwegian Americans, we can still root for the US to put up a good fight in some sports—and dominate others Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American...

Marit Bjørgen

Marit Bjørgen aims for the history books

The skier needs four more medals to become the winningest Winter Olympian Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo After adding three gold medals to her collection in Sochi 2014, Norwegian cross-country skier Marit Bjørgen brought her...

Curling pants

Crazy pants return

The Norwegian curlers bring their world-famous pants back to the Winter Olympics Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo When the official Norwegian Olympic apparel was presented in New York on Jan. 23, it was revealed that...

Ski Club Norge Team USA 2018

Flying from flatlands to Pyeongchang 2018

Three Illinois ski jumpers land on Team USA Nancy Andersen Chicago Can you imagine that some of the United States’ best ski jumpers come from the “flatlands” of northern Illinois? Michael Glasder, 28, of...