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Norway Athletics at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games

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Host City: Beijing, China
Date Started: August 15, 2008
Date Finished: August 23, 2008

Events for Norway: 10
Participants for Norway: 9 (4 men and 5 women)
Youngest Participant for Norway: Ezinne Okparaebo (20 years, 167 days)
Oldest Participant for Norway: Kirsten Melkevik Otterbu (38 years, 81 days)
Most Medals for Norway (Athlete): Kjersti Tysse-Plätzer and Andreas Thorkildsen (1 medal)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jaysuma Saidy Ndure 24 Men's 100 metres 4 h4 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jaysuma Saidy Ndure 24 Men's 200 metres DNS h2 r3/4

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Erik Tysse 27 Men's 20 kilometres Walk 21

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Andreas Thorkildsen 26 Men's Javelin Throw 1 Gold

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ezinne Okparaebo 20 Women's 100 metres 4 h5 r2/4

Women's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kirsten Melkevik Otterbu 38 Women's Marathon 34

Women's 100 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Christina Vukicevic 21 Women's 100 metres Hurdles 4 h4 r1/3

Women's 20 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kjersti Tysse-Plätzer 36 Women's 20 kilometres Walk 2 Silver

Women's Heptathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ida Marcussen 20 Women's Heptathlon 21

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