Tagged: Ski-VM 2011

US Women Skiers Wired by World Cup in Oslo

John Erik Stacy 7 Mar 2011 Norwegians are crazy for skiing and their mania was pumped to the bursting point as hosts of the World Cup championships in Nordic Skiing. “The Norwegian skiers here...

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 takes over the WSC torch

Oslo and Ski-VM 2011 have now taken over the World Ski Championships (WSC) torch. The occasion was marked in ceremonious fashion in Liberec. Ski-VM 2011, in cooperation with Oslo Municipality and the Royal Norwegian Embassy...