Why does the Norway have a cross?
It is a long standing flag-tradition that christian countries have a cross in their flag. Our state religion is christian (though we are not a very religious nation, its our cultural heritage more like it) All the Scandinavian countries have the same cross in their flag.
The colours: red, white and blue symbolizes freedom. The US and Norway both have these colours, and we are both free after having been under the rule of some other nation, Norway under Sweden and denmark, and the US under the british empire:)
The atlantic. But i think u cross the gulf stream as well. Read More
it was the first one to cross the finnish line Read More
Athlete: 3 by cross country skier Lyubov Yegorova of the Unified Team, cross country skier Bjørn Dæhlie of Norway, and cross country skier Vegard Ulvang of Norway. Country: 10 by Germany. Read More
cross country skiing is very popular during the winter Read More
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that he couldn't come from Norway and he even had to cross the English channel. Read More
That depends on where you fly from, but if you fly from USA you have to cross the Atlantic Ocean. Read More
Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Russia. Read More
Migrants ride bicycles to the Russian border to cross into Norway because pedestrians are not allowed to cross there. Some may start riding close to the border, not making the whole journey on bike. Read More
The red background stands for Denmark, the blue cross stands for Sweden and the white surrounding the blue cross stands for the freedom of Norway. Read More
Football (soccer) is definitely the most famous summer sport in Norway. There are several popular winter sports, but Norwegians are very good in cross country skiing, and that's a popular sport in Norway. We're one of the best winter sports nations in the world in sports such as ski jumping, biathlon and cross country. But to answer your question I have to say soccer. Read More
Canada and Norway, although, pretty much all winter sport countries have good cross country skiers. Read More
As of 2/14/2014 Norway has one medals in alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country, Nordic combined, snowboarding, and ski-jumping. Read More
Football, Handball, Slalom, cross-country skiing, and one more.. Read More
Christianity. It also ties Finland to the other Fenno-Scandinavian countries (Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland) all of which also have a cross on their flags. Read More
The North Sea, - and the Vikings crossed it often . Read More
Björn Dählie, a cross-country skiier from Norway. Read More
Who won the bronze medal in 4 x 2.5 km mixed relay cross country skiing in the 2014 Winter Paralympics?
Bronze medalists: Mariann Marthinsen of Norway Nils-Erik Ulset of Norway Erik Bye of Norway Guide: Kristian Myhre Hellerud Read More
Sahara Cross - 1977 is rated/received certificates of: France:U Germany:16 Iceland:16 Norway:16 (1978) Sweden:15 Read More
The Olympic sport of cross country skiing is one of the oldest in the Winter Olympic games. The origins of the sport can be traced back to the end of the nineteenth century in Norway. Read More
It is not exactly clear when cross country skiing was invented as a competitive sport. It is accepted the first competitive races were held in Norway in 1879 and it has grown from there. Read More
Was there any Red Cross camps in eastern Norway for Norwegian children to escape bombing in the cities?
There were no such camps in Norway during the war, neither did Norway suffer from heavy bombing during ww2. Particulary the east suffered minimal damages, but the western-most had some problems with british bombing. Read More
Who were the winners in women's 10 kilometre freestyle cross-country skiing at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics?
Ragnhild Haga of Norway won the gold medal in women's 10 kilometre freestyle cross-country skiing. Charlotte Kalla of Sweden won the silver medal in women's 10 kilometre freestyle cross-country skiing. Marit Bjørgen of Norway and Krista Pärmäkoski of Finland tied for the bronze medal in women's 10 kilometre freestyle cross-country skiing. Read More
Southern Cross - 1999 is rated/received certificates of: Australia:M Germany:16 Norway:15 (TV rating) Portugal:M/12 UK:15 Read More
That would depend on which skiers were visiting Norway at the time, which is of cause unanswerable unless you happen to know who is visiting Norway. Perhaps you meant to ask "Who is currently the best Norwegian skier", this would no doubt be answerable by someone. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- As of the last skiing season (2009-2010) it is cross-country skier Petter Northug who is not only best in Norway but in the whole world Read More
Oddvar Brå from Norway. Read More
There are loads of Norwegian skiers with 12 medals. The most successfull cross-country skier ever is Björn Dählie from Norway with in total 63 gold medals including 46 world cup wins, 9 world championships and 8 olympic golds. And that's only the golds. Read More
In the summer Norway is beautiful with lots of wild fruits and glaciers - it has chocolate box like scenery and very warm welcoming people. In the winter Norway has allot of snow and ice and is very cold. If you like winter sports, especially cross country skying then this is the time to visit. Read More
This is the Norwegian Flag: red in all corner (two rectangles, two squares) blue stripe (cross), white bordering Read More
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Maiken Caspersen Falla from Norway won the gold medal in Women's Cross Country sprint at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Read More
Ingvild Flugstad Østberg from Norway won the silver medal in Women's Cross Country sprint at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Read More
Who were the winners in Women's Individual Cross Country Sprint Free in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics?
Maiken Caspersen Fallaof Norway won the gold. Ingvild Flugstad Oesterberg of Norway won silver. Vesna Fabjan of Slovenia won the bronze. Read More
The most successfull cross-country skier ever is Björn Dählie from Norway with in total 63 gold medals including 46 world cup wins, 9 world championships and 8 olympic golds. He has also taken 4 olympic silvers adding it up to 12 olympic medals. Read More
The flag of Norway has a red background with a blue 'Scandinavian cross' on it. The Scandinavian cross is outlined by white stripes. The vertical stripe of the cross isn't centered; instead it's based on the left side of the flag. Norwegian Flag Meaning: The colors of the Norwegian flag are believed to have been influenced by the flags of France, the United States and Britain and are considered the colors of liberty and independence… Read More
1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville: Athlete: Cross country skier Lyubov Yegorova of the Unified Team, cross country skier Vegard Ulvang of Norway, and cross country skier Bjørn Dæhlie of Norway with 3 each. Country: Germany with 10. 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona: Athlete: Gymnast Vitaly Shcherbo of the Unified Team with 6. Country: Unified Team with 45. Read More
Denmark and Switzerland; they are of two different designs The Danish cross is the same as used in the flags of Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden all in different colours. It is basically a Latin Cross laying on its side. The Swiss flag I believe is square with equal sided white (Greek) cross in the middle. The reverse of the Swiss flag is used by the Red Cross. Read More
Who won the gold medal in men's individual sprint cross-country skiing at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics?
Johannes Høsflot Klæbo of Norway won the gold medal in men's individual sprint cross-country skiing. Read More