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List of famous athletes from Norway, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Norway has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Norwegian athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Norway and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Norway then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Norwegian athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Norway?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Norway in order to get more information about each one.

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Ole Gunnar Solskjær is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Manchester United F.C.

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Sonja Henie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Katja Nyberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Marit Bjørgen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Ole Einar Bjørndalen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Vibeke Skofterud is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Tora Berger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Hedda Berntsen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Kristin Størmer Steira is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Halvard Hanevold is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Kjersti Buaas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Emil Hegle Svendsen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Roar Ljøkelsøy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Jo Nesbø is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Ann Kristin Flatland is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Jan Schmid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Gro Marit Istad Kristiansen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Kjetil Jansrud is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Grete Waitz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Lars Berger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Madeleine Giske is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Therese Johaug is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Anders Bardal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Johann Olav Koss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Liv-Kjersti Eikeland is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Petter Northug is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Torger Nergård is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Sara Nordenstam is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Bente Nordby is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway
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Tom Hilde is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjå is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Mona Løseth is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Kjetil André Aamodt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Aksel Lund Svindal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Kathrine Maaseide is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Bente Skari is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Bjørn Einar Romøren is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Tor Arne Hetland is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Olaf Tufte is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Patrick Thoresen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Johan Remen Evensen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Håvard Bøkko is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Ella Gjømle is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Mats Zuccarello is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway
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Andreas Thorkildsen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway

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Marius Holtet is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway
Marius Holtet Färjestads BK

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Maren Haugli is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Athletes from Norway