Winter Sports The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time  

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List Rules Any athlete to ever compete in cross country skiing, active or inactive, living or dead

A list of the greatest cross country skiers of all time, ranked by standings and the amount of medals received. Cross country skiing is a popular winter sport in which athletes propel themselves across snowy terrains at fast speeds. It is most popular in Northern Europe, Canada and Alaska due to the ideal weather conditions. These are the greatest cross country skiers in the world, including past and present Olympic champions and winners of other contests in which athletes participate.

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Bjørn Dæhlie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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124 44
Marit Bjørgen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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171 75
Petter Northug is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Gunde Svan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Gunde Svan age 56

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Thomas Wassberg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Thomas Wassberg age 62

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Charlotte Kalla is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Charlotte Kalla age 31

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Dario Cologna is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added Dario Cologna age 32

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Sixten Jernberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Sixten Jernberg Died at 83 (1929-2012)

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Thomas Alsgaard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Thomas Alsgaard age 46

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Justyna Kowalczyk is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Justyna Kowalczyk age 35

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Aino-Kaisa Saarinen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Jessica Diggins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added Jessica Diggins age 24

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Stina Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added Stina Nilsson age 25

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Alex Harvey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Alex Harvey age 30

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Per Elofsson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Per Elofsson age 41

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Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Krista Lahteenmaki is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added Krista Lahteenmaki age 28

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Jelena Välbe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Liina Torri added Jelena Välbe

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Jelena Välbe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Liina Torri added Jelena Välbe

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Torgny Mogren is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Torgny Mogren age 55

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Andrus Veerpalu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
RobertSansom added Andrus Veerpalu age 47

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Stefania Belmondo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Stefania Belmondo age 49

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7 11
Kikkan Randall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Pietro Piller Cottrer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Pietro Piller Cottrer age 44

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Kalle Lassila is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Kalle Lassila age 33

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Giorgio Di Centa is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Giorgio Di Centa age 46

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Tord Asle Gjerdalen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Katherine Calder is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Morgan Smyth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Morgan Smyth age 32

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Gjorgji Icoski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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James Southam is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
James Southam age 40

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Aleksei Novoselski is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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5 13
Callum Watson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Callum Watson age 29

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Alena Procházková is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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3 11
Devon Kershaw is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Devon Kershaw age 36

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4 14
Li Xin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Li Xin age 26

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Jan Ottosson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Jan Ottosson age 58

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2 10
Carlos Lannes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Carlos Lannes age 39

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2 11
Noah Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Noah Hoffman age 29

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2 12
Chris Cook is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Chris Cook age 38

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2 12
Nobuko Fukuda is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Nobuko Fukuda age 38

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1 9
Esther Bottomley is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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Michal Malák is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Michal Malák age 38

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1 9
Alena Sannikova is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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1 9
Leif Orin Zimmermann is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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1 9
Seraina Boner is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Seraina Boner age 36

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2 13
Benjamin Koons is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

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1 10
Yuichi Onda is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Yuichi Onda age 38

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1 11
Paul Murray is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Paul Murray age 41

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1 11
Danny Silva is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Danny Silva age 45