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Bikini fitness model Champion and taekwondo Champion, Margrét Gnarr recently became a Bikini Fitness Champion at the IFBB Women's World Championship 2013. She recently got the official pro card from the IFBB management and is therefore the first Icelander to become a IFBB professional.

Friday, 27 September 2013 11:49
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Los Angeles Lakers basketball star Kobe Bryant had a layover in Iceland the night before last. He came with a private jet with his family, going from LA to Dubai.

Thursday, 26 September 2013 13:58
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The Icelander Margret Gnarr won the IFBB world championship in Bikini Fitness in her height category yesterday. She is the daughter of mayor Jon Gnarr. She is the first Icelander to win this title and she said on her Facebook page that she was extremely happy.

Monday, 16 September 2013 12:50
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Icelandic runner Anita Hinriksdottir is one of twelve women which qualifies for the title: EUROPEAN RISING STAR IN 2013.

Friday, 06 September 2013 10:02
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Iceland has a lot to offer for those who choose to use a bike to discover the land of fire and ice. This summer a unique map was released where travellers can in one place find practical information, a list of bicycle related services and public transportation.

Tuesday, 27 August 2013 19:03
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The DN Galan Diamond League was held in Stockholm recently. Icelandic runner Anita Hinriksdottir was invited to the competition. She was quite off her best time and ended up 8th in the 800 meter run.

Monday, 26 August 2013 02:03
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The Icelander Asta Kristin Marteinsdottir (22) will compete at the European Pole Sport Championship 2013 in Czech Republic next month. She has only practiced the sport for roughly one year. 

Monday, 19 August 2013 21:03
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Halla Ólafsdóttir, dancer and dance writer won the prestegious Prix Jardin d´Europa award for young dancers at the ImPulzTanz  dance festival  in Vienna, Austria. The prize money was 10,000 Euros, approx. ISK 1.6 millions.

Wednesday, 14 August 2013 18:01
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Johann Runar Skulason and his horse Hnokki from Fellskot celebrated victory in slow trot at the World Championship for Icelandic horses 2013 in Berlin today. They got an overall grade of 9.61 and that is the highest that has ever been awarded in this category.

Sunday, 11 August 2013 12:09
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The Arctic Lindy Exchange, a week long lindy hop festival, will take place in Iceland for the fourth time this year, from the 12th-18th of August.

Thursday, 08 August 2013 18:04
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