Marit Bjoergen of Norway wins Women’s Skiathlon gold, full results from Sochi

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Norway captured two of the medals in the Cross-Counry Women’s Skiathlon on Saturday. Marit Bjoergen , 33, captured the gold 1.8 secnds ahead of Charlote Kalla of Sweden. Heidi Weng of Norway claimed the bronze.

Bjorgen won five medals at the Vancouver Games, including three gold medals. The Norwegian now has won a total eight Olympic medals. Three more would make her the most decorated female winter athlete.

Jessica Diggins was the highest finishing athlete from the USA, she finished eighth behind 1:31.9 behind Bjoergen.

Cross-Country Ladies’ Skiathlon Results

Time
Difference
Gold
NorwayMarit Bjoergen
38:33.6
Silver
SwedenCharlotte Kalla
38:35.4
+1.8
Bronze
NorwayHeidi Weng
38:46.8
+13.2
4
NorwayTherese Johaug
38:48.2
+14.6
5
FinlandAino-Kaisa Saarinen
38:48.9
+15.3
6
PolandJustyna Kowalczyk
39:29.7
+56.1
7
FinlandKerttu Niskanen
39:35.3
+1:01.7
8
United StatesJessica Diggins
40:05.5
+1:31.9
9
SwedenEmma Wiken
40:07.2
+1:33.6
10
JapanMasako Ishida
40:08.3
+1:34.7
11
Czech RepublicEva Vrabcova – Nyvltova
40:08.8
+1:35.2
12
United StatesElizabeth Stephen
40:09.6
+1:36.0
13
FinlandKrista Lahteenmaki
40:09.9
+1:36.3
14
GermanyNicole Fessel
40:11.4
+1:37.8
15
RussiaYulia Tchekaleva
40:11.6
+1:38.0
16
ItalyMarina Piller
40:14.0
+1:40.4
17
RussiaNatalia Zhukova
40:15.5
+1:41.9
18
FranceAurore Jean
40:27.1
+1:53.5
19
SloveniaBarbara Jezersek
40:29.5
+1:55.9
20
SwedenSara Lindborg
40:32.4
+1:58.8
21
FranceCelia Aymonier
40:32.6
+1:59.0
22
FranceCoraline Hugue
40:33.1
+1:59.5
23
NorwayKristin Stoermer Steira
40:35.5
+2:01.9
24
RussiaOlga Kuziukova
40:43.2
+2:09.6
25
SpainLaura Orgue
40:46.5
+2:12.9
26
GermanyKatrin Zeller
40:49.7
+2:16.1
27
UkraineValentina Shevchenko
40:50.7
+2:17.1
28
RussiaIrina Khazova
41:00.3
+2:26.7
29
PolandPaulina Maciuszek
41:00.6
+2:27.0
30
ItalyDebora Agreiter
41:04.8
+2:31.2
31
United StatesSadie Bjornsen
41:09.7
+2:36.1
32
ItalyElisa Brocard
41:12.6
+2:39.0
33
FinlandAnne Kylloenen
41:18.9
+2:45.3
34
PolandKornelia Kubinska
41:19.4
+2:45.8
35
GermanyStefanie Boehler
41:20.0
+2:46.4
36
Czech RepublicPetra Novakova
41:20.7
+2:47.1
37
AustriaTeresa Stadlober
41:38.8
+3:05.2
38
FranceAnouk Faivre Picon
41:44.4
+3:10.8
39
SwedenBritta Johansson Norgren
41:51.0
+3:17.4
40
KazakhstanYelena Kolomina
41:52.2
+3:18.6