Jessie Diggins took silver, Kikkan Randall bronze as the USA packed three skiers into the women's freestyle sprint final.
American Bryan Fletcher (Steamboat Springs, CO) saw his medal hopes dashed just 200 meters from the finish when a crash took him out of medal contention.
Teams from all corners of the globe have been making their way to the popular nordic center where the championships open Wednesday evening with first competitions on Thursday.
Bjornsen led the USA at the final World Cup event before next week’s 2017 Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti, Finland.
The USA put seven skiers into the heats Saturday in a freestyle sprint World Cup in Otepaa, with Jessie Diggins (Afton, MN) coming away with fifth to lead the day. Simi Hamilton (Aspen, CO) led the U.S. men in eighth.
NBC Sports Group is offering nordic ski fans in America the most robust opportunity ever to view their sport with wall-to-wall live coverage of the International Ski Federation's 2017 Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti, Finland.
Nita Englund put down her two best competitions of the season with a pair of top 10 finishes in the Olympic test events in PyeongChang.
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Eleven athletes will represent the USA at the International Ski Federation's 2017 Nordic World Ski Championships this month in Lahti, Finland.
Defending World Champions Slovenia soared to the final gold medal of the 2017 USANA FIS Nordic Junior World Ski Championships.
A dream forged nearly two years ago came true for the USA women Sunday, as they won bronze in the 4x3.3k relay at the 2017 USANA FIS Nordic Junior World Ski Championships at Soldier Hollow.
Norway took gold in the men’s relay, while Russia skied to gold in the women’s relay as the USA women grabbed their first medal ever with bronze at the 2017 USANA FIS Nordic Junior World Championships.
Sophie Caldwell and Ida Sargent combined to finish third in a team sprint on the Olympic venue at Alpensia in PyeongChang.
Germany’s Vinzenz Geiger glided to victory in the 5k nordic combined Saturday at the USANA FIS Junior Nordic World Championships.
Russia swept the podium in the men’s 15k/15k skiathlon at Soldier Hollow as Alexander Bulshonov won gold, Alexey Chervotkin silver and Denis Spotsov the bronze.
Norway’s Lotta Udnes Weng closed out the USANA FIS U23 World Championships with gold in the skiathlon at Soldier Hollow.
Liz Stephen was second in the Olympic skiathlon test event, a day after teammate Ida Sargent was third in the classic sprint.
Friday at the 2002 Olympic venue at Soldier Hollow, Vermont’s Katharine Ogden became the first American to medal at the Nordic Junior World Championships.