Norway’s Olympic Curling Team Gets Funky in Sochi

By Elara Mosquera

Jan 21, 2014 9:18pm
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Members of the Norway's Men's Olympic Curling Team from left Thomas Ulsrud, Torgor Nergard, Christoffer Svae, and Havard Vad Petersson wear their new Sochi 2014 suits as they pose for a photographer in New York, Jan. 21, 2014. Credit:Cassie Kovacevich/Loudmouth Golf/AP Photo

Curling could become the most popular sport at this year’s Winter Olympics: Norway’s men’s curling team is showing off its funky-fresh fashion sense, once again making the sheet of curling ice its red carpet runway.

At the 2010 Vancouver Games, the Norwegians may have won the silver medal, but their pants, which combined the colors of their country’s flag, captured more attention than any other team shaving those tiny circles on the ice.

Just days after the knock-out knickers were unveiled in Vancouver, an unofficial Facebook page devoted to the team’s pants amassed more than 500,000 likes,

When it comes to Sochi, I think we can all guess who will be sweeping the whole show, thanks to some bold trousers.




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