Petter Northug

1986 - Today

Petter Northug

Petter Northug Jr. (born 6 January 1986) is a Norwegian former cross-country skier and double Olympic champion. He won a total of 13 World Championship and 2 Winter Olympic gold medals with 20 medals overall (2 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze at the Olympics, 13 gold and 3 silver at the World Ski Championships), and 18 individual FIS Cross-Country World Cup wins with 13 podium places. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Petter Northug has received more than 182,188 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 89th most popular skier.

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Among skiers, Petter Northug ranks 89 out of 362Before him are Martin Johnsrud Sundby, Tora Berger, Espen Bredesen, Erika Hess, Larisa Lazutina, and Jure Franko. After him are Wojciech Fortuna, Andreas Felder, Ernst Vettori, Michela Figini, Luc Alphand, and Dario Cologna.

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Among people born in 1986, Petter Northug ranks 136Before him are Hsieh Su-wei, Balázs Dzsudzsák, Ola Toivonen, Kiko Casilla, Mehmet Topal, and Raïs M'Bolhi. After him are Pablo Armero, Michael Oher, Peyton List, Andrés Guardado, Kevin Anderson, and Kim Jae-joong.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Petter Northug ranks 300 out of 508Before him are Tora Berger (1981), Liv Grete Skjelbreid (1974), Erik Thorstvedt (1962), Emil Hegle Svendsen (1985), Trine Hattestad (1966), and Johann Olav Koss (1968). After him are Alexander Kristoff (1987), Andreas Thorkildsen (1982), Tom Sandberg (1955), Ane Brun (1976), Truls Mørk (1961), and Tarjei Bø (1988).

Among SKIERS In Norway

Among skiers born in Norway, Petter Northug ranks 13Before him are Aksel Lund Svindal (1982), Therese Johaug (1988), Lasse Kjus (1971), Vegard Ulvang (1963), Martin Johnsrud Sundby (1984), and Tora Berger (1981). After him are Vibeke Skofterud (1980), Kjetil Jansrud (1985), Johannes Høsflot Klæbo (1996), Bente Skari (1972), Frode Estil (1972), and Bjørn Einar Romøren (1981).