Tagged: Ole Einar Bjørndalen

Bronze for Bjørndalen

Norway’s renowned biathlete wins his 58th championship medal in Hochfilzen, Austria Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway At the age of 43, legendary biathlete Ole Einar Bjørndalen won the bronze medal in the World Championship...

Bjørndalen to continue biathlon career

The King of Biathlon announces decision to compete through the 2018 Olympics Chelsea Little Faster Skier “I was getting old, and the subject came up again—but I defied the experts and ran on ahead.”...

Bjørndalen aims high with new goals

The decorated biathlete considers a return to “simple” cross-country skiing Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly With Norway’s winter sports season quickly approaching, it’s only natural that Ole Einar Bjørndalen comes to mind. But what...

Svendsen Wins 20K on a Cold Night

The Norwegian Team is full of medalists and stars, but on a -14 Celsius evening in Östersund, Emil Hegle Svendsen’s star shined the brightest as he won the Men’s 20K individual in convincing style....

Favorites Remain the Same in 20K

All of the big names are back, fit and ready to battle for the podium in the Men’s 20K Individual on Thursday evening here in Östersund, Sweden As in the Women’s 15K, it is...

Bjørndalen elected Biathlon Athlete of the year

  OSLO, May 18, 2009 – AIPS Nordic Ski and Biathlon Commission announce Best Press Facilities and Stars of 2009. 35-year-old Ole Einar Bjørndalen outclassed 20-year-old star of the future Gregor Schlierenzauer with 182 votes to...

Biathlon: Bjørndalen wins overall title

Norway’s Ole Einar Bjørndalen claimed his sixth overall World Cup title after finishing second in the Biathlon sprint race at Khanty Mansiysk in Russia Thursday (March 26), behind Germany’s Arnd Peiffer. The 35-year-old Norwegian,...