Eigil Ramsfjell

Eigil Ramsfjell (born March 17, 1955) is a Norwegian curler, world champion and Olympic medalist. Many consider him as one of the pioneers in modern curling. He received a bronze medal as skip at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano.[1] He was skip on the gold winning team when curling was a demonstration event at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary.

Eigil Ramsfjell
Born (1955-03-17) March 17, 1955
Career
World Championship
appearances
15 (1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1995, 1996)
European Championship
appearances
11 (1979, 1980, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995)
Olympic
appearances
1 (1998)

Ramsfjell is a three-time world champion, and has also received silver and bronze medals at the world championships.

His son, Magnus followed in his footsteps, and is a former World Junior bronze medalist.[2]

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