Tagged: Cycling

Boasson Hagen in red, white & blue

Cyclist Edvald Boasson Hagen makes history, earning the Norwegian champion jersey Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly It’s comeback time for Edvald Boasson Hagen: the 28-year-old Norwegian cyclist has returned to the top, following a...

Nordhaug wins inaugural Tour de Yorkshire

The Norwegian cyclist tops the podium as winner of this new three-day road cycling race Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly In the lead from day one, Norwegian road bicycle racer Lars Petter Nordhaug dominated...

Streak for Alexander Kristoff

First to win Three Days of De Panne, Tour of Flanders, and Scheldeprijs in a single season Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Norwegian road cyclist Alexander Kristoff is off to an incredible start this...

Go for bronze, silver, gold, or … enamel?

Sons of Norway’s sports medals promote fitness—and the earning of shiny badges Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Let the Sons of Norway inspire you! Participate in one or more of their five sports medal...

Cycling or cross-country skiing?

Young, ambitious Ullebø is the first Norwegian to compete in two elite sports Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly With an outstanding youth career, 16-year-old Sedrik Engebø Ullebø is attracting all kinds of attention in...

Bergen to host 2017 Road World Championships

Bergen is alight with excitement after being chosen as the site for the world championships Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly The International Cycling Union made their final decision during a meeting in Ponferrada, Spain,...

Norwegian bicyclist’s dream ends in crash

Deaf-blind cyclist Harald Vik has crossed 50 countries, but South Dakota will have to wait Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. Norwegian bicyclist Harald Vik of Drammen arrived Aug.18 in Minneapolis all smiles as he...

VM Press Conference held in Copenhagen on Friday

Tactics, particularly what will happen in a mass sprint, was the hottest topic at Friday’s press meeting with the Norwegian World Cup team. The contrast to previous championships was tremendous at the press conference....

Vegard Stake Laengen takes third place

On the podium in the youth’s Tour de France. Vegard Stale Laengen took third place in the fourth leg of Tour I’Avenir, a race similar to Tour de France which covers much of the...