Norwegian curler who received a precious metal medal in the 2002 Winter Olympics and a metallic this year 2010 in Vancouver. He started curling expertly in 1987. He received a complete of eight medals in Western Championship occasions between 2002 and 2012, including three golds. He includes a child called Karine who he increases together with his ex-wife. He received platinum in 2002, the same yr American skater Sarah Hughes required home the platinum.