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Photo: Snowboardforbundet.

Young Marcus Kleveland of Norway went all the way to the top at the 6th Air+Style Big Air competition this weekend, November 19. The 17 year-old continued his winning streak from the Big Air Milano competition 2 weeks ago. Read more

Photo: Royal Norwegian Embassy.

Saturday the 2nd Sino-Nordic Cup Football Tournament was held at the Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU), jointly organised by the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Global Times. The purpose of the cup was to promote friendly relations between China and the Nordic countries. Read more

Photo: The Ryoal Court.

Currently, the Norwegian city of Lillehammer is hosting the Youth Olympics Winter Games. Before this, Norway has hosted the Olympic Winter Games twice, first in 1952 in Oslo and then in 1994 in Lillehammer. Read more

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Photo: http://www.olympic.org/photos/cross-country-skiing-women-s-10km-classic-therese-johaug-norway-bronze-medallist.

These days, “The FIS Nordic World Ski Championship” is being held in Sweden, and Norway is currently showing off as the country with the most medals. Read more

Photo: Julie Gjørven.

The Charity and Health Run Activity "Run for Love" took place early in the morning of January 3 in Century Park Shanghai, with 500-600 participants in the morning race. Norwegian Consul Siri Borgen opened the charity run. Read more

Air + Style Beijing 2014 Awarding Ceremony. 
Photo: Courtesy of Metlife Beijing.

Emil Ulsletten topped the podium of Air+Style Beijing 2014, together with teammates Ståle Sandbech and Torgeir Bergrem. Read more

Wrestler Grace Bullen after winning her gold medal. 
Photo: Norges Idrettsforbund.

On the 28th of August, the closing day of the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, Norway could count five medals. The most remarkable medal was achieved in collaboration with Mexico. Read more

China Chess Team. 
Photo: Chess24.com.

Tromsø, Norway, played host to the 2014 Chess Olympiad, where China became the first Asian team to win gold medal. Read more

Winter Olympics Landscape. 
Photo: Sigve Aspelund.

On July 7, 2014, the International Olympic Committee announced that Oslo, Almaty and Beijing would progress from the Applicant City Phase to the Candidate City Phase in the bid to host the Olympic Winter Games 2022. Read more

Nanjing Youth OL 2014. 
Photo: Nanjing Youth OL .

A group of young Norwegian athletes will participate in the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, from 16-28 August 2014. Read more

A team Norway organized by the Royal Norwegian Consulate General in Shanghai participated this year in the Dragon Boat Open Tournament on 30-31 May in Suzhou Creek in Putuo District, Shanghai. 
Photo: Gu Shangxing.

A team Norway organized by the Royal Norwegian Consulate General in Shanghai participated this year in the Dragon Boat Open Tournament on 30-31 May in Suzhou Creek in Putuo District, Shanghai. Read more

Norway Curling Team. 
Photo: WCF/Richard Gray.

The Norwegian Men’s Curling team won gold at the CPT World Men's Curling Championship 2014 in Beijing on Sunday April 6. Read more

Skiing in the Forest. 
Photo: Pål Rødahl.

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics is over, Norway leaves unchallenged as the nation “born on ski”. Read more

Photo: Torstein Riiber © Norway Cup.

Norway Cup is one of the largest international football tournaments for youths in the world. The tournament is played in Oslo, capital of Norway, from July 27th to August 2nd 2014. Read more

The Charity and Health Run Activity "Run for Love", organized by BI Norwegian Business School and School of Management/Fudan University's MBA Program, in partnership with the charity organization One Foundation, took place in Shanghai Pudong Century Park on 5 January 2014. Read more

Photo: Norway Cup.

Norway Cup, one of the world’s largest yearly football tournaments for children, will take place in Oslo, Norway 28 July - 3 August 2013. Read more

Photo: Bente Bratbak/ The FA of Norway.

After two wins and one draw it was a proud Norwegian team that could be announced as winners of the Women's Football Four-Nation Invitation Tournament hosted in Yongchuan, Chongqing with the Chinese, Norwegian, Canadian, and South Korean national women’s football teams participating. Read more

Photo: Nordic Ways.

On 2 January more than a hundred eager athletes started the new year by defying the cold setting out to finish the 52,5 km track in Vasaloppet China in Changchun, Jilin. The ski race marks the start of Tour de Ski China, and attracted many professional athletes and ski enthusiasts from abroad. Anders Högberg from Sweden won the men’s class for the third time, while Chen Shuang from China finish... Read more

The Norwegian Team to the World Military Shooting Championship together with the Norwegian Defence Attaché to China, Colonel Trond Kaalsaas and 2nd Secretary Tor Vidar Mykland from the embassy in Beijing in the lobby of the designated athletes’ hotel in Guangzhou. 
Photo: MFA Norway.

People’s Liberation Army and China hosted the 47th World Military Shooting Championship in Guangzhou from 1st to 9th December 2012. The championship took place inside the shooting range facilities for Guangzhou Military Region in Guangzhou city. The championship is an event under the International Military Sports Council, and around 30 countries had their teams in China. Read more