Therese Johaug from Norway is arguably the hottest woman cross-country skier in the world, and she is way out in front in the World Cup standings heading into the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Therese Johaug won a gold medal in the 4x5 relay at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, and she is a heavy favorite to win more gold medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
The following is a bio of Therese Johaug's career, accompanied by a slideshow of 15 hot photos of Therese Johaug. Check out the photos and see if you think Therese Johaug is the hottest woman in cross-country skiing at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
20 Hot photos of Olympic cross-country skier Therese Johaug
Therese Johaug was born on June 25, 1988, in Os, Hedmark, Norway, and she grew up on a farm. In Norway, men and women cross-country skiers compete in clubs, and Therese Johaug has competed for both Tynset IF and IL Nansen.
Both clubs, Tynset IL and IL Nansen, are located in the county of Hedmark in southeastern Norway, where Therese Johaug is from. Hedmark, like most of Norway, is a beautiful place full of mountains, valleys, lakes, rivers, and fjords.
In 2007, Therese Johaug competed at the Norwegian Championships, winning a bronze medal in a double pursuit event. Therese Johaug then started racing on the World Cup circuit. At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Therese Johaug won the gold medal in the 4x5 relay along with teammates Vibeke Skofterud, Kristin Stormer Steira, and Marit Bjorgen.
The gold medal won by Therese Johaug and her teammates in the 4x5 relay was Norway's first gold medal in the event since 1984. Therese Johaug also competed in a double pursuit race, finishing sixth, and in the 30 km mass start race, finishing seventh (Marjit Bjorgen won the race) in Vancouver.
So far in the 2014 World Cup competitions, Therese Johaug is way out in front of all the other competitors in points earned. The three women behind Therese are all also from Norway, and it looks like the Norwegian women are poised to win a lot of cross-country medals this year at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Hope you enjoy the 15 hot photos of Therese Johaug, and watch for Therese in Sochi at the 2014 Winter Olympics. The United States has a very hot looking cross-country skier in Jessie Diggins, and you can see photos of her at Hottest women cross country skiers at 2014 Winter Olympics from USA.