Languages: Norwegian, English
Birth place: Trondheim
Residence: Oslo
Skis: Fischer
Bindings: Fischer
Boots: Fischer
Occupation: Skier
Education: College
Marital Status: In a relationship
Hobbies: Friends, Family, Sport
Ski Club: Rognes IL
National Coach: Egil Kristiansen

    • Like all Norwegians, Marit Bjoergen grew up with Cross-Country skiing and learned it early in her life
    • She was active kid and besides skiing she played football and handball
    • She started to compete at the age of 7 and was beaten for the first time when she was 13 in a competition in Sweden
    • She lived at a farm and had to help her parents


    • In 1999 she showed up for the first time at the FIS Nordic Junior World Ski Championships in Seefeld where she finished 5th in 5 km
    • World Cup debut in December 1999
    • In 2000 she started again at the Junior World Ski Championships but did not crack the top 10
    • First World Cup win in 2002 in Düsseldorf as she won the season kick off sprint
    • The Olympic in 2002 and has been in all Norwegian Olympic teams since then
    • First World Championships title in 2003 in sprint free
    • Marit Bjoergen has taken part in five FIS Nordic World Ski Championships since 2001 while her first victory came in sprint in Val di Fiemme 2003
    • In Oberstdorf in 2005 she captured 5 medals including three golds, in the same season she won the overall World Cup ranking for the first time and was able to defend this title the season after
    • At the Olympic Winter Games in Torino 2006 she claimed silver medal in 10 km classic
    • Seasons after were marked by inconsistent performance. Turning point at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Liberec 2009 – without a medal
    • Bjoergen changed the training, started to work on mental aspects of performance and focused more on balance, technique and strength
    • 2009/10 season highlighted with five Olympic medals
    • At the home FIS World Ski Championships in Oslo in 2011 she won four gold medals and one silver
    • In 2011/12 season Bjoergen won the Overall World Cup
    • In December 2012 Bjoergen recognized an irregularity of her hart beat and sit out FIS Tour de Ski 2012/13. Doctors did not find any health problem and Bjoergen could go to the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Val di Fiemme
    • At the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Val di Fiemme she won again four gold medals and one silver

    - She won 3 Olympic gold medals in Sochi (Team sprint, 30 km F, Skiathlon)
    - Bjoergen has recorded 89 World Cup victories as of 12.1.2015
    - Winner of the 2015 Tour de Ski



    • Marit Bjorgen grew up on a farm with her mother Kristin, father Ola-Ivar and her sister Kari (02.03.1986) and brother Anders (03.03.1979) in a little town called Rognes, which is close to Trondheim
    • Her boyfriend is Fred Börre Lundberg, a former Nordic Combined athlete


    • She is the most successful Norwegian female at Winter Olympic Games
    • She was awarded the Holmenkollen medal in 2010 – the highest award for a ski sport athlete in Norway




Latest World Cup Results

1651015.03.201530 km F MstOsloNORWorld Cup10.00
1650611.03.2015SP C FinalDrammenNORWorld Cup3
1650611.03.2015SP C QualDrammenNORQualification315.89
1650308.03.201510 km CLahtiFINWorld Cup10.00
1650207.03.2015SP F FinalLahtiFINWorld Cup1
1650207.03.2015SP F QualLahtiFINQualification36.98
1648215.02.201510 km FOestersundSWEWorld Cup220.71
1648114.02.2015SP C FinalOestersundSWEWorld Cup1
1648114.02.2015SP C QualOestersundSWEQualification733.70
1644711.01.20159 km F PursuitVal di Fiemme (FIS Tour de Ski)ITAStage World Cup144.06
1644711.01.2015Overall StandingsFIS Tour de SkiFISWorld Cup10.00
1644610.01.201510 km C MstVal di Fiemme (FIS Tour de Ski)ITAStage World Cup20.77
1644408.01.201515 km F PursuitToblach (FIS Tour de Ski)ITAStage World Cup10.00
1644307.01.20155 km CToblach (FIS Tour de Ski)ITAStage World Cup10.00
1644206.01.2015SP F FinalVal Mustair (FIS Tour de Ski)SUIStage World Cup1
1644206.01.2015SP F QualVal Mustair (FIS Tour de Ski)SUIQualification10.00
1644004.01.201510 km C PursuitOberstdorf (FIS Tour de Ski)GERStage World Cup10.00
1643903.01.20153 km F PrologueOberstdorf (FIS Tour de Ski)GERStage World Cup10.00
1642621.12.2014SP F FinalDavosSUIWorld Cup1
1642621.12.2014SP F QualDavosSUIQualification10.00
1642520.12.201410 km FDavosSUIWorld Cup10.00
1641914.12.2014SP F FinalDavosSUIWorld Cup4
1641914.12.2014SP F QualDavosSUIQualification23.65
1641813.12.201410 km CDavosSUIWorld Cup219.87
1641207.12.201410 km C PursuitLillehammerNORStage World Cup122.66
1641207.12.2014Overall StandingsLillehammerNORWorld Cup10.00
1641106.12.20145 km FLillehammerNORStage World Cup20.32
1641005.12.2014SP F FinalLillehammerNORStage World Cup1
1641005.12.2014SP F QualLillehammerNORQualification10.00
1640530.11.201410 km CRukaFINWorld Cup221.82
1640429.11.2014SP C FinalRukaFINWorld Cup1
1640429.11.2014SP C QualRukaFINQualification320.96