Jón Arnór Stefánsson

Iceland Beats Switzerland in Basketball

The Icelandic national team in men’s basketball was off to a good start to the 2017 European Championship qualifiers last night, beating Switzerland 88:72 in at Laugardalshöll arena in Reykjavík. Iceland earned two points in qualifying group A.

Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir at the 2016 Olympics.

Icelandic Swimmer 11th in 200-m Breaststroke

Icelandic swimmer Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir finished 11th in 200-m breaststroke in the Olympics in Rio last night in 2:24.41 minutes and did not make it to the finals. She is now done competing at the Olympics and says she is content with her achievement.

Katrín Tanja Davíðsdóttir, winner of 2016 CrossFit Games.

Katrín Tanja Wins World CrossFit Games, Again

Icelandic athlete Katrín Tanja Davíðsdóttir defended her 2015 title World’s Fittest Woman by winning the CrossFit Games in California last night. She follows in the footsteps of her countrywoman Annie Mist Þórisdóttir, CrossFit world champion in 2011 and 2012.