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  1. Liz Stephen makes history at Tour de SkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Park Record

    ... ever by an American in the Tour, and the first non-Norwegian. For that, she got a high five from race winner Marit Bjoergen as they collapsed in the finish. If you were to meet the tiny Stephen in a coffee shop in Park City, you wouldn't think about ...

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  2. Great day for Norway as Bjoergen wins first Tour, Sundby retains titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The China Post

    Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen claimed her first Tour de Ski victory on Sunday, while Norwegian compatriot Martin Johnsrud Sundby won his second successive title. It has taken nine editions of the annual event for the world's most successful cross-country skier to win her first Tour de Ski.

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  3. Bjoergen wins 1st Tour; Sundby retains title-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen claimed her first Tour de Ski victory on Sunday, while Norwegian compatriot Martin Johnsrud Sundby won his second successive title. It has taken nine editions of the annual event for the world's most successful cross-country skier to win her first Tour de Ski.

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  4. Olympic great Marit Bjoergen wins 1st Tour de Ski; Martin Johnsrud Sundby retains titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen claimed her first Tour de Ski victory on Sunday, while Norwegian compatriot Martin Johnsrud Sundby won his second successive title. It has taken nine editions of the annual event for the world's most successful cross-country skier to win her first Tour de Ski.

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  5. Johaug gets 1st Tour victory, Bjoergen keeps leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Johaug clocked 33 minutes, 10.4 seconds in the 10-kilometer classical mass start race, edging out Tour leader Marit Bjoergen by 1.1 seconds. Heidi Weng was 5.5 seconds behind in an all-Norwegian podium. "I worked yesterday with my coach on my ...

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  6. Bjoergen on course for 1st Tour title after 5...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen remained on course for a first Tour de Ski victory as she won her fifth straight stage on Thursday. Bjoergen, who has twice finished runner-up in the World Cup's annual mini competition, won the 15-kilometer pursuit to extend her lead over Norwegian compatriot Heidi Weng to 2 minutes, 3.8 seconds.

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  7. Alex Harvey moves to 6th place in Tour de SkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | CBC News

    Canada's Alex Harvey competes in the 25-kilometre skate-ski pursuit stage of the Tour de Ski. Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen remained on course for a first Tour de Ski victory as she won her fifth straight stage on Thursday.

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  8. Olympic great Marit Bjoergen on course for 1st Tour de Ski title; Northug leads men's eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen remained on course for a first Tour de Ski victory as she won her fifth straight stage on Thursday. Bjoergen, who has twice finished runner-up in the World Cup's annual mini competition, clocked 36 minutes, 37.9 seconds in the 15-kilometre pursuit to extend her lead over Norwegian compatriot Heidi Weng to 2 minutes, 3.8 seconds.

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  9. Cross-Country Skiing - Bjoergen still perfect in Tour de Ski with victory in ToblachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Yahoo!

    Marit Bjoergen continues to be the one to beat in this year's Tour de Ski after she extended her lead to over a minute and a half with victory in the 5km individual classic in Toblach. The Norwegian racked up her sixth consecutive World Cup victory and ninth of the season with a time of 12:48.50 in Italy.

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  10. Marit Bjoergen wins another Tour de Ski stage, keeps leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Greenwich Citizen

    Six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen won her fourth straight stage in the Tour de Ski on Wednesday, extending her overall lead to more than a minute and a half. The Norwegian clocked 12 minutes, 48.5 seconds in the 5-kilometer classical individual start race.

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  11. NoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Albany Times Union

    ... by France's Perrine Pelen for most slalom wins as a teenager. More winter sports: In Oberstdorf, Germany, Marit Bjoergen led another Norwegian sweep of the podium to win the second stage of the women's cross-country Tour de Ski. Norway's Petter ...

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  12. Bjoergen, Northug win cross-country Tour de Ski racesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | US News & World Report

    Marit Bjoergen led another Norwegian sweep of the podium Sunday to win the second stage of the women's cross-country Tour de Ski, while Norway's Petter Northug won the men's race. Bjoergen, the six-time Olympic champion, completed the 10-kilometer pursuit in 29 minutes, 27.6 seconds, 56.2 seconds ahead of Heidi Weng and 56.8 ahead of Therese Johaug.

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  13. OBERSTDORF, Germany (AP) - Marit Bjoergen led another Norwegian sweep ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Marit Bjoergen led another Norwegian sweep of the podium Sunday to win the second stage of the women's cross-country Tour de Ski, while Norway's Petter Northug won the men's race. Bjoergen, the six-time Olympic champion, completed the 10-kilometer pursuit in 29 minutes, 27.6 seconds, 56.2 seconds ahead of Heidi Weng and 56.8 ahead of Therese Johaug.

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  14. Boy wears Reggie Wayne jersey 370 days straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KCTV5

    ... World Cup race, leaving her rivals in awe four weeks before she defends her world title in Beaver Creek. Marit Bjoergen led another Norwegian sweep of the podium Sunday to win the second stage of the women's cross-country Tour de Ski, while Norway's ...

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  15. Bjoergen, Cologna win cross-country Tour de Ski racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Albany Times Union

    Norway's winner Marit Bjoergen, center, is flanked on the podium by her compatriots, second placed Heidi Weng, left, and third placed Ragnhild Haga, right, after the women's 3,2 km freestyle cross country prolog at the Tour de Ski in Oberstdorf, Germany, Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015. OBERSTDORF, Germany - Marit Bjoergen led a Norwegian sweep of the podium to win the first stage of the women's cross-country Tour de Ski while Dario Cologna won the men's race on Saturday.

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  16. Norway's Bjoergen, Switzerland's Cologna win opening stages on cross-country Tour de SkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Marit Bjoergen led a Norwegian sweep of the podium to win the first stage of the women's cross-country Tour de Ski while Dario Cologna won the men's race on Saturday. Bjoergen, the six-time Olympic champion, completed the 3-kilometre freestyle opening prologue in 7 minutes, 53 seconds, 10.7 seconds ahead of Heidi Weng and 12.2 ahead of Ragnhild Haga.

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  17. Sportsperson of the Year: 4 - " Marit BjoergenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Yahoo!

    Norway's Marit Bjoergen competes in the women's cross-country team sprint classic final during the 2014 Sochi Winter Victory in the 15km skiathlon, 30km freestyle and team sprint took Marit Bjoergen's haul to 10 medals - six of which gold - making her the most decorated woman in Olympic history. Her first gold was particularly poignant after she became the oldest woman to win an individual Winter Games gold, just days after the death of team-mate Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen's brother.

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  18. Len Valjas and Jesse Cockney Lead Canadians into Sprint Heats at Cross-Country Skiing World CupRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... line for the women's sprint races. Jones day came to an early end after qualifying in 39th spot. Norway's Marit Bjoergen continued to dominate in the early season winning the gold. Sweden's Stina Nilsson was second, while Norway's Ingvild Flugstad ...

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  19. Bjoergen lifts Norway to cross-country skiing World Cup record; Gloeersen wins men's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Daily Journal

    Norway extended its dominance of the cross-country skiing World Cup with victories for Marit Bjoergen and Anders Gloeersen in distance races on Saturday. Six-time Olympic champion Bjoergen won a 10-kilometer freestyle event to give Norway a record 10th straight women's World Cup race victory.

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  20. Norwegians dominate cross-country World Cup racesRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... rth. In the women's 5K event, Johaug finished in 12:33.7, just 0.3 seconds ahead of six-time Olympic champion Marit Bjoergen. Fellow Norwegian Heidi Weng was more than 10 seconds behind in third.

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