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.
list ordered by

1
235 97
Petter Northug is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

2
168 61
Marit Bjørgen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

3
222 92
Bjørn Dæhlie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

4
94 39
Gunde Svan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 57

5
52 33
Thomas Wassberg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 63

6
63 50
Charlotte Kalla is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 32

7
37 29
Sixten Jernberg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added Dec. at 83 (1929-2012)

8
36 29
Thomas Alsgaard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 47

9
25 17
Dario Cologna is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added age 33

10
21 18
Stina Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added age 26

11
21 20
Per Elofsson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 42

12
35 38
Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

13
29 31
Justyna Kowalczyk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 36

14
9 8
Jelena Välbe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Liina Torri added Jelena Välbe

15
24 28
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

16
14 17
Jessica Diggins is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added age 24

17
14 18
Torgny Mogren is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 56

18
5 7
Jelena Välbe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Liina Torri added Jelena Välbe

19
19 26
Tord Asle Gjerdalen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

20
19 29
Alex Harvey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
age 31

21
4 8
Andrus Veerpalu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
RobertSansom added age 48

22
6 11
Krista Lahteenmaki is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
Matt Schap added age 29

23
5 10
Pietro Piller Cottrer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
distefano added age 45

24
12 20
Kikkan Randall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time

25
11 19
Kalle Lassila is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Cross Country Skiers of All Time
age 34