Tagged: World Ski Championships

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...