Norwegian speed skater who became thought to be one of the better in history following winning four precious metal medals at two different Olympics. After he became the Norwegian Junior Champ, he didn’t meet the criteria in his initial event using the elderly people. He was called Sports activities Illustrated magazine’s Sportsman of the entire year after earning three yellow metal medals on the 1994 Wintertime Olympics. He wedded Belinda Stronach on Dec 31, 1999, however they divorced in 2003. He and Bonnie Blair are both precious metal medal-winning swiftness skaters.