Norwegian coach still uses Bolshunov’s portrait to motivate his skiers
“We hung a portrait of Alexander Bolshunov on the wall. He has been the best skier in the world in recent years. He is someone who needs to be beaten. There is a lot of motivation in this. It is right that he and other Russians are not allowed to participate in tournaments, if you look at the current situation in the world. And without Bolshunov, it’s easy to come to terms with the fact that we can easily deal with all competitors, even if we prefer watching TV shows to training. This, of course, is the right, but dangerous thought, “Nossum said in an interview with TV2.