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|Men's cross country skiing|
|1937 Chamonix||4 x 10 km|
He won a gold medal in the 4 x 10 km at the 1937 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships. Because of his successes, Ryen was awarded the Holmenkollen medal in 1940 (shared with Oscar Gjøslien). This was the last medal before World War II.
- Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Annar Ryen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 21 July 2009.
- Annar Ryen at the International Ski Federation
- "Holmenkollmedaljen" (PDF) (in Norwegian). Association for the Promotion of Skiing. Retrieved 21 July 2009.
- E. W. (14 March 1985). "Annar Ryen (obituary)". Aftenposten (in Norwegian). p. 15.
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