Swimmer and skier won big at home

He looked quite a bit different in a tuxedo instead of a swimsuit but there was no mistake about who won Norway’s most coveted athletics prize over the weekend. Star swimmer Aleksander Dale Oen was voted the top athlete of the year, by his own fellow athletes from the full range of sport. And the […]

Dale Oen’s win honours Oslo victims

Alexander Dale Oen is one of many Norwegian athletes struggling to come to terms with last Friday’s attacks in Oslo while involved in international competition. But despite breaking down in tears before international media, the swimmer won gold in the 100-meter breaststroke at the World Championships in China on Monday in order to “honour those […]