Tagged: Marit Bjørgen

World Cup

Wins for Klæbo and Weng

Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo Klæbo the overnight sensation Johannes Høsflot Klæbo started out second in the finishing pursuit race of the mini-tour in the World Cup cross-country final in Falun, Sweden, March 18. Obviously...

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...

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...

Four new golds for Bjørgen

Norway’s queen of skiing makes quite the comeback with four world championship gold medals in Lahti Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway Marit Bjørgen came in first in the women’s 30-km race and secured her...

Norwegians dominate Tour de Ski

Marit Bjørgen earns first Tour de Ski victory while Martin Johnsrud Sundby defends title Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Norway crushed the international competition in the 2015 Tour de Ski, with Martin Johnsrud Sundby...

Marit Bjørgen’s doppelgänger cheers her on

Seattle woman is a dead ringer for Norway’s gold medal-winning skier–and her new biggest fan Staff Compilation TV2 Jaffrey Bagge (30) lives in Seattle, Washington, which is Bergen’s sister city. She works as a...

Oslo: Bjørgen wins first Championship Gold

Norway’s cross-country queen, Marit Bjørgen, captured the first gold medal of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2011 in Oslo, when she won the women’s 1.3km freestyle sprint on Thursday. ““It’s a fantastic start for me....

Norway's Northug wins World Cup 50K race

Petter Northug of Norway won a men’s 50-kilometer cross-country World Cup race after sprinting past Pietro Piller Cottrer of Italy in the last 200 meters on Saturday. Marit Bjørgen won the women’s 30-kilometer race....