Marit Bjorgen is most famous for her career as an Olympic skier. Learn more about her past competitions, net worth, stats and more here.
Marit Bjorgen a professional skier who is most famous for her victories in the Cross-Country World Cup and in the Olympics, as well as for her impressive muscles. Standing at a height of only 5’6″, Bjorgen isn’t the tallest Olympian, by far, but she doesn’t let her height get in the way of her victories. Read more to learn about her career, net worth, and social media.
Career as a skier
Marit Bjorgen has been skiing since she was a child and she has been competing professionally for almost twenty years, since 1999. Some of Bjorgen’s most famous competitions have been the Cross-Country World Cups, which she has been competing in since nearly the beginning of her career. With the Cross-Country World Cup competition, Bjorgen has traveled to countries all over the world: Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Italy, and more. Over the years of participating in the Cross-Country World Cup, Bjorgen has won over 100 awards, which is impressive, to say the least.
Marit Bjorgen has been competing in the Winter Olympic Games since 2002. In that time, she has competed in five different Winter Olympic games, always as a skier. Over the course of her Olympic career, Bjorgen has won fifteen different medals, ranging from bronze to gold. She has one at least one medal in each Olympic game she has participated in. 2010 was her most productive year in the Olympics. In this year, she won three gold medals, one silver, and one bronze.
2018 Olympic Winter Games
Marit Bjoergen is in the limelight again, this time for both her muscles (especially her biceps) and her appearance in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. So far, Bjorgen has won five medals in this Olympic game alone. She earned bronze medals in the 10km individual race and team sprint, a silver medal for the skiathlon, and gold medals in the 30 km race and the 4 x 5 km relay race.
As of 2018, Merit’s net worth is currently unknown to the public. However, she competes in many skiing competitions, many of which have cash prizes. We expect that she must have a high net worth to be able to train as much as she does and to focus her career on skiing. As Marit Bjorgen gets more famous, her net worth may become known to the public. Until then, we can only speculate.
Marit Bjorgen seems to be one of the most active skiers in social media. She has both a public Instagram and Twitter account. On both of her social media accounts, she posts pictures from the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, photos of herself with her friends, and photos that show off her athletic body. Bjorgen’s profile picture on Twitter has already become famous as it shows off her biceps as she holds her country’s flag. Links to her Instagram and Twitter profiles are below.
Marit Bjorgen’s Twitter profile picture
Marit Bjørgen (@mabjoerg) • Instagram photos and videos
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