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Silver medalist Kristin Stormer Steira, left, and bronze medalist Therese Johaug of Norway of show the medal after the Awarding ceremony of women's 30km classical event in the Nordic World Ski Championships in Sapporo, northern Japan on March 3, 2007.
Therese Johaug burst onto the cross-country skiing scene at the 2007 World Championships. There, the Norwegian won the bronze medal in the 30-kilometre mass start and has since had five podium finishes on the World Cup circuit. Viewers will have to wait until the second last day of the Games to see the 21-year-old blond-haired beauty as she competes in the ladies' 30-kilometre mass start classic on Jan. 27. Mark it on your calendars and get your popcorn ready.