Bjorgen won five medals at the 2013 World Championships, including four gold medals. Bjorgen finished fourth overall in the 2013 World Cup standings. Bjorgen won five medals at the Vancouver Games, including three gold medals. The Norwegian has won a total seven Olympic medals. Bjorgen only needs four more medals to become the most decorated female winter Olympian.
Olympics - seven medals, three gold medals, won five medals at the Vancouver Games.
World Championship - 12 gold medals (four in 2013)
World Cup Standings - 1st Overall (2012, 2006, 2005,)
Things to Know:
1. Nickname is the "Queen of cross-country"
2. Boyfriend is Fred Borre Lundberg, a four-time Olympic medalist in Nordic combined.
3. In Dec. 2012 had a health scare with an irregular heartbeat although skipped some competition and returned toward the end of the World Cup Season.