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Thor-Øistein Endsjø (born 1 May 1936) is a Norwegian physician and former sports shooter.
He competed in the 25 metre pistol event at the 1972 Summer Olympics.As a physician he worked at private clinics in Oslo and Bærum, include Humana which he co-established in Sandvika. He has been the team physician for Norway in five Olympic Games and been associated with the Norwegian Athletics Association and several other sports federations. He resides at Blommenholm.
The following are the results of the 25 metre rapid fire pistol competition at the 1972 Summer Olympics. Józef Zapędzki of Poland set an Olympic record of 595 to defend his gold medal. He was the first shooter to defend the gold medal, in this event, since Károly Takács of Hungary defended his gold at the 1948 and 1952 games.
The 1972 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in Munich, West Germany, from August 26 to September 11, 1972.
Bærum is a municipality in Akershus County, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Sandvika. Bærum was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838. A suburb of Oslo, Bærum is located on the west coast of the city.
Thor Hushovd is a Norwegian former professional road bicycle racer. He is known for sprinting and time trialing; Hushovd is a three-time Norwegian national road race champion, and was the winner of the 2010 World Road Race Championships. He was the first Norwegian to lead the Tour de France, and first Scandinavian to win the road race in cycling world road championship. He is also the Scandinavian with the most stage wins in Grand Tours. He is widely considered the greatest Norwegian cyclist of all time. He retired in September 2014.
Norway was represented at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich by the Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports. 112 competitors, 101 men and 11 women, took part in 70 events in 15 sports.
Norway competed at the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France.
Norway competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 81 competitors, 77 men and 4 women, took part in 50 events in 12 sports.
Jakob Kjersem was a Norwegian long-distance runner. At the 1948 Summer Olympics he finished twelfth in the 10,000 metres final, and at the 1952 Summer Olympics he placed 24th in the marathon. He never won the 10,000 m Norwegian title, placing second in 1948, 1949, 1951 and 1956. His rivals were Martin Stokken and Øistein Saksvik.
Øistein Schimer was a Norwegian gymnast who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Thor Larsen was a Norwegian gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
Norway competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, People's Republic of China.
Events in the year 1927 in Norway.
Events in the year 1947 in Norway.
Events in the year 1914 in Norway.
Dag Øistein Endsjø is a Norwegian professor in religious studies at the University of Bergen, Norway, and a domestic Norwegian human rights advocate.
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Thor Kristian "Mr Frisk" Martinsen is a Norwegian ice hockey player who played for the Norwegian national ice hockey team. He participated at the Winter Olympics in 1964, 1968, 1972 and 1980.
Norway was represented by Elisabeth Andreassen and Jan Werner Danielsen, with the song '"Duett", at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest, which took place on 30 April in Dublin. "Duett" was chosen as the Norwegian entry at the Melodi Grand Prix on 26 March. This was the third of four Eurovision appearances by Andreassen.
Erling Øistein Steineide is a Norwegian cross country skier. He participated at the 1964 Winter Olympics, where he placed fourth in the 4 x 10 kilometres relay event, together with teammates Magnar Lundemo, Einar Østby and Harald Grønningen.
Tor Torgersen is a Norwegian long-distance runner. He specialized in the longest track distances, 5000 and 10,000 metres, as well as cross-country running and from around 1960 the marathon, in which he also competed at that year's Olympic Games. On the track he became national champion in two events in 1959, with an additional four titles taken outside the track. He was later a national team coach in swimming.
Øistein Saksvik was a Norwegian long-distance runner. He specialized in the 5,000-metre and the 10,000-metre runs, as well as in cross-country running. At the 1952 Olympic Games, he competed in the 5,000-meter run. Saksvik became the Norwegian champion twenty times, a national record. In addition, he captured three Norwegian records in long-distance running from Martin Stokken, and held onto them for some years each. In the late-1950s, Saksvik's dominance in Norwegian long-distance running was eclipsed by Tor Torgersen and fellow Ranheim club member Ernst "Kruska" Larsen, later Thor Helland.
Kristiansands Turnforening is a Norwegian gymnastics club from Kristiansand, founded on 17 October 1858.
Thor Haug Nørbech is a Norwegian luger. He was born in Oslo. He competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, where he placed 17th in the men's singles.
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