Tagged: Olympics

Two bronze medals in rowing for Norway

Two of three Norwegian teams brought home medals, but veteran Olaf Tufte wasn’t satisfied Cathrine Løvaas Bergen, Norway Double sculls In Rio, Olaf Tufte (40) competed in his fourth Olympic Games and took his...

Norway in the Olympics: Røe Skaar’s road to Rio

Molly Jones The Norwegian American As the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are quickly approaching, many are looking to Tina Røe Skaar as one of Norway’s top medal contenders. The 22-year-old taekwondo...

Last Call to Win!!!

YOU can win this Helly Hansen official U.S. ski team shirt!! In fact, you will be winning TWO of these very shirts, one in a women’s size and one in a men’s! All you...

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...