Norway's cross country skier Petter Northug (C, in red) competes to win the men's Tour de Ski skiathlon 10 km Classic + 10 km Freestyle event on January 1, 2012 in Oberstdorf, southern Germany. ... more 
Norway's cross country skier Petter Northug (C, in red) competes to win the men's Tour de Ski skiathlon 10 km Classic + 10 km Freestyle event on January 1, 2012 in Oberstdorf, southern Germany. Northug won the competition ahead of Dario Cologna (2nd) from Switzerland and Russia's Maxim Vyleghzanin (3rd). AFP PHOTO / JOHANNES EISELE (Photo credit should read JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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