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Marit Bjorgen Height, Weight, Age & Husband

A Norwegian cross-country skier, Marit Bjorgen recently won five Olympic medals at the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang. Prior to that, she had also represented Norway at the 2006, 2010, and 2016 Olympic Games. Highly celebrated, she is currently the most successful World Cup sprinter, with 29 individual victories. Interested in learning more about the five-time Olympian? We’ve got more information on her down below- so stick around.

Marit Bjorgen Personal Facts – 2018 Update

Real Name

Marit Bjørgen

Nick Names

N/A

Occupation 

Competitive Cross Country Skier

Famous For

A cross-country skier, Marit Bjorgen currently has the most medals in the history of the Winter Olympics. Most recently, she won two gold medals in the 4 x 5km relay and 30km classical events.

In addition to her achievements there, she has also won the gold medal twenty-nine times at the Cross-Country World Cup event over the years.

Age – How Old is She?

She is 37 years old

Birthday/Date of Birth

Her birthday is on March 21, 1980

Place of Birth/Hometown

Marit Bjorgen was born and raised in Trondheim, Norway, where she picked up skiing at a young age.

Nationality

Norwegian

Ethnicity

She is Norwegian

Marit Bjorgen Height, Weight & Body Facts

How Tall – Height in Feet

She is 5’6 tall

How Tall – Height in Meters

She is 1.68 meters tall

Weight in Pounds

Her current weight is around 141 pounds

Weight in Kilograms

Her current weight is around 64 kg

Body Measurements

Her body measurements are unavailable at this time

Waist Size

Her waist size is unknown

Foot/Shoe Size

Information on his shoe size is unavailable

Eye Color

Blue

Hair Color

Brown

Personal Life

Is Marit Bjorgen Currently in a Relationship?

Marit Bjorgen has been in a relationship with the former Olympic champion, Fred Borre Lundberg, for several years.

Marit Bjorgen’s Boyfriends

Unfortunately, we do not have information on Marit Bjorgen’s previous relationships at this time.

Mother

Kristin Bjorgen

Father

Ola Bjorgen

Sisters

She has a sister named Kari Bjorgen

Brothers

She has a brother named Anders Bjorgen

Children

In 2015, it was announced that she would not be competing in the upcoming season as she was pregnant with her first child.

High School

Unfortunately, information on Marit Bjorgen’s high school education is not available at this time

College

As far as we can tell, Marit Bjorgen has not attended college.

Salary

For now, information on Marit Bjorgen’s salary is unavailable.

Net Worth

Unfortunately, information on Marit Bjorgen’s 2018 net worth is unavailable

Sexuality

Straight

Random Facts

Hobbies

Her hobbies include spending time with friends and family

Favorite Food

Seafood is her favorite

Favorite Actor

Unknown

Favorite Book

Unknown

Favorite Movie

Unknown

Favorite TV Show

Unknown

Favorite Color

Black

Favorite Song

Unknown

Favorite Sports

Skiing

Horoscope

Born on March 21, she is an Aries

Phone Number

This information is currently unknown

Address

This information is currently unknown

Marit Bjorgen’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames

Marit Bjorgen’s Instagram Username 

https://www.instagram.com/mabjoerg/?hl=en

Marit Bjorgen’s Facebook Account 

https://www.facebook.com/Official.MaritBjoergen/

Marit Bjorgen’s Youtube Channel

Marit Bjorgen does not have a YouTube channel, as far as we can tell

Marit Bjorgen’s Twitter Username 

https://twitter.com/maritbjoergen?lang=en

Marit Bjorgen’s Snapchat Username 

As far as we know, Marit Bjorgen is not active on Snapchat

Other Interesting Facts:

  • In 2010, she was the recipient of the Holmenkollen Medal, the highest honor for winter athletes in Norway
  • In the summer of 2015, she announced that she was pregnant and due to give birth in December 2015; this ultimately ruled her out of competition in the 2015-16 season
  • She first started to compete at the age of seven; she eventually began organized training at age twelve
  • A week prior to the 2006 Winter Games, she suffered from bronchitis, for which she was prescripted antibiotics for
  • After sustaining a hip injury in early 2016, she took a few month’s break; it wasn’t until later in September that she returned to competition
  • In 2012, she was forced to withdraw from an event after being admitted to the hospital for heart abnormalities
  • Her greatest inspirations are Norwegian cross-country skiers Bente Skari and Bjorn Daehlie
  • At the age of 33, she became the oldest female to win a gold medal in cross-country skiing at the Olympic Winter Games
  • A five-time Olympian, she has competed in every Winter Olympics since her debut at the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City
  • At the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, she headed the medal table with a total of five medals- three of which were gold
  • She has won a total of eighteen gold medals at the World Championships since 2003
  • Growing up, she and her siblings were brought up on a small farm in a small town called Rognes
  • As a young girl, she enjoyed other sports besides skiing such as handball and football
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