GROETTUMSBRAATEN Johan (1899-1983), Norway / Nordic skiing
This Norwegian champion was one of the greatest cross-country and Nordic combined skiers in the early 1930's. He was almost unbeatable. He was six times World Champion in these events and three times Olympic champion in Saint Moritz in 1928 and Lake Placid in 1932. He won twice in the Nordic combined and once in the 18km cross country event.