Ski-king Petter Norhtug is also a social media star, having 381 thousand followers on Instagram. Often, people with so many followers tend to just bask in the fame, but Northug himself follows 436 people. Let’s check out some of the lucky people that the skiing legend has taken a personal interest in!
Therese Charlotte Margrethe Nielsen is a 22 y.o. Norwegian blogger the popular Norwegian service blogg.no, where she’s been writing for seven years. Her blog is the best rated on the service.
Sunneva Eir Einarsdóttir is an Instagram-blogger from Iceland. She has “only” 17 thousand followers, but that’s quite a lot for Iceland. Local newspapers have already written about Sunneva’s success in the blogosphere.
Another popular blogger – 22 y.o. Andrea Badendyck. When she was just 16, she earned 50,000 NOK per month and didn’t take much care in how she spent her money. Now, she advises young people to be less wasteful.
Louisa Madeleine Åhgrén is a blogger from Sweden. Petter Northug may not follow his Swedish rivals, Hellner & Halfvarsson, but he is one of the 15k subscribers of Louisa Madeleine.
Sofie Karlstad, the only brunette on this list. Also a fashion-blogger.
21 y.o. Christina Damayanti is a Norwegian bodybuilder, taking part in several competitions.
Julianne Snekkestad is a popular model living in London. She participated in a well-known prank where she stood on the street in a bikini, holding a sign saying, “Model: need money for boob job”.
20 y.o. Raija Alice Nordseth was on a Norwegian reality show for young women, “SyktPerfekt” (“Insanely perfect”). On TV she said that, for her, a beautiful appearance included beautiful hair, large lips, long eyelashes, thin eyebrows, a sunburn, and tattoos. Raija is true to her word: she has had botox injections in her lips and makes preventive injections against wrinkles in her forehead.
Martine Sjøhaug is famous for her win on the reality show “Paradise Hotel”. She shared the victory with Pierre Olsson from Sweden, though the relationship culminated in the tabloids shouting about their eventual scandalous separation.
The last person on our list is glamorous athlete Live Solheimdal, a Norwegian National Champion in 10k running. She also happens to be Even Northug’s ex-girlfriend.
All these women are very popular – but none of them beat Petter Northug by the number of subscribers