Tagged: Olympic Games

Lillehammer Olympics, once more with feeling?

The Norwegian town considers applying to host the Winter Olympics again in 2026 Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo, Norway It’s been a little over two years since Oslo’s dream of hosting the Winter Olympic Games...

Marathon champ Grete Waitz dead at 57

Grete Waitz, Norway’s most outstanding long-distance runner and “Queen of the New York City Marathon,” died in the early hours of Tuesday morning at the age of 57, after a long fight with cancer. Waitz was...