Martin Fourcard tooks opening competition
Martin Fourcard (France) took the opening competition of the first Biathlon World Cup in Östersund in dominating style. Michal Slesingr (Czech Republic) finished second with 1:54.3 behind. Third placed was Simon Schempp (Germany) with a gap to Slesingr of 0.2 seconds. ...more >
World Cup team appointed by Norwegian Federation
Because of poor snow conditions, the Norwegian federation appointed the first four athletes for the first World Cups. According to the federation, there won’t be the possibility to carry out competitions. ...more >
Last weekend Rune Bratsveen won both disciplines of the Norwegian Championships. In Sprint on Saturday he had an error-free performance and finished first in front of Ole Einar Bjoerndalen (two errors).