In December, Petter Northug (33) the news that he put up as a skier on the professional level.the Brothers got up Northugs tears: - I had not believed this
During the press conference could Northug among other things, tell that the long time trouble with the disease and a body that didn't work, were among the reasons that he put an end to an adventurous career.
at the same time identified the 33-year-old says that despite the fact that he gave himself at the highest level, he has no intentions to opt out completely out of the langrenssporten - something which is now proven.
During the filming of Friday's "Senkveld" on TV 2 on Thursday night, it was well known what the 33-year-old to do now that konkurranseskia is laid on the shelf. He will once again for the world cup.GUEST: Petter Northug is among the guests on the couch during tomorrow's "Senkveld"-transmission, where among other things, he can reveal what he will do now that he has put the ski on the shelf. Photo: Håvard Solem / TV 2 Show more
TV 2 type fact that Northug is now the channel's figurehead under the coverage of the world ski CHAMPIONSHIP in Seefeld, and that he, together with Marius Skjelbæk and Ida Moseng to send directly to TV2.no and TV 2 Sumo from a studio during the championship.
- I'm going down to the CHAMPIONSHIP, yes. Well to mark for TV 2, this time, " says Northug to TV 2.GR: Petter Northug will be covering the ski world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Seefeld together with Ida Moseng, Marius Skjelbæk and Siri Avlesen-Østli. Photo: Jan-Petter Dahl / TV 2 Show more Challenge swedes
In addition to being a part of the world cup, yet not in the winter sports, Northug also be included in the new programme "Superbowl", where he, together with the skier Therese Johaug (30) to challenge the Swedish skistjerner to duel.
TV 2s editor-in-chief and managing director, Olav T. Sandnes, tells the channel that he is looking forward to see Northug engaging on the tv screen.
- CHANNELS 2 to engage, charm and challenge. It is really Petter Northug in short, " he says.BROTHERS: Petter Northug announced that he is giving himself as langrennsløper after a heavy summer and autumn with a lot of adversity. When the 33-year-old began to talk about his brothers, came the tears. Video: Kristoffer Løkås. Show more Show more Agreement with TV 2
In the time before Northug even revealed that he'd put up as a skier, he had in some cases suggested that langrennskarrieren went towards the end
A bare month before the news was announced, it was however known that the 33-year-old had secured a new job if he should cease to compete.TV 2 confirms: secured Northug when he adds up
I can confirm that we have entered into a long-term agreement with Petter Northug that he will be working with the program content and sportsrelatert content for TV 2 when he adds up, said programredaktør Jarle Neck in the TV 2 to the Campaign at the time.
Northug is a fantastic athlete and has also shown features and a personality that clearly is interesting for us. He is also motivated to work together with TV 2, let the Neck to.Carina Dahl set out by Northug-snap Video