Pokljuka, 16.12. - E. ON. IBU World Cup at Pokljuka is to end with mass start competition. This will be the first mass start event this season. Among the top 30 biathletes to start the race are also home favourites Jakov Fak (5) in men's and Teja Gregorin in women's (12) competition.
The weather conditions are far from perfect. Current temperature is -2° C. Due to yesterday's heavy raining and cold temperatures during the night the track is very icy. The competition venue is also covered in fog.
Men's race is scheduled to start at 13.00, women will follow at 15.00.