Marit Bjørgen, Norway s Olympic Superstar About Marit Bjørgen Biography Cross-country skier De 65 beste bildene for therese johaug Norway, Cross Meet the 37-year-old mother who just became the most successful Winter Olympian of all time. Marit Bjørgen crossed the finish line of the women s cross-country skiing 30km mass start classic at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, BBC Sport commentator Ollie Williams was one of the few people to find the appropriate words: This is a very special moment for. Marit Bjørgen (born ) is a Norwegian cross-country skier and six times Olympic champion from Midtre Gauldal, Norway. She is ranked first in the all-time Cross-Country World Cup rankings with 106 individual victories. Bjoergen wins cross-country World Cup 30k in dominant Bjørgen is also the most successful sprinter in Cross-Country World Cup history, with twenty-nine victories. From left, Norway s silver medal winner Therese Johaug Norway s gold medal winner. Marit Bjoergen and Norway s bronze medal winner Kristin Stoermer Steira pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the women s 30K cross-country race during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. This paper is an absolute goldmine of what is possible, said exercise physiologist Dan Heil, who was not involved in the research. Bjørgen thai massage denmark den store pik has competed in the World Cup since 2000, when she finished the season in 53rd place overall and 48th in the sprints. The season after however (200203) she won the sprint title and finished in 6th place overall. To compete in an Olympic Games is the pinnacle of sporting achievement, and those of us watching can never begin to understand the dedication it takes to get there. She has transcended the boundaries of her sport, said the BBC's Olly Williams.