Ski Racing in Norway

The nordic skiing world championship in Oslo are well under way now, with five great races down. Even better (after lackluster crowds at the 2009 and 2007 worlds), the Norwegians are turning out in force: 70,000 turned up on Sunday to watch one of the premiere events, which was won by Norwegian Petter Northug:

The Norwegian media follows skiing pretty closely:


(Both photos from Oskar Karlin’s Flickr photostream.)

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