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24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - It is a beautiful Saturday morning in Pokljuka. Current temperature is 1 degree Celsius. The lowest morning temperature -1 and the daily maximum around 6 degrees Celsius with mostly clear sky and moderate NE wind. Workers on the course are finishing the preparations. The intention is to prepare the best possible conditions for all competitors. First visitors are already arriving ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - Before the season start Ole Einar Bjoerndalen announced that this might be his last season in the biathlon sport as he intends to retire after the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. But, after Sochi where he took two Olympic gold medals, he together with his team had some time to think to realize that this is still not the end. The King of Biathlon, as he is sometimes referred ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - Thursday’s sprint race at Pokljuka was full of surprises as it saw new names on the podium. First career win for Katharina Innerhofer and first career podium for Daria Virolaynen (+0.09). Third was Nadezhda Skardino of Belarus (+0.12), bronze medal winner in individual competition at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Thus 23-year old Austrian will be the first ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 7th March 2014 - Friday is a competition free day at Pokljuka. Nevertheless, biathletes used the additional time off for practice prior the Saturday's pursuit races. Best starting point is in the hands of the winner of the sprint competition Bjoern Ferry. Among 60 athletes also three Slovenians. 35-year old Swede who won the sprint competition in great style feels great at Pokljuka: “I'm ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 7th March 2014 - Petra Majdič, one of Slovenia's most famous athletes and Olympic bronze medallist from Vancouver 2010, will be joining us on Pokljuka on Sunday. Petra will visit Pokljuka as part of her role of the ambassador of the project Dan z mojim športnim junakom (»A day with my sports hero«), which is organised by P&G, the global partner of the International ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka E.ON IBU World Cup schedule shows a free day on Friday, but that does not bring quiet and rest to the forests at Rudno polje. From early morning hours onwards the tracks and shooting range are quite busy with the hard working organizers who are trying their best to secure best possible competition conditions for today’s training sessions and most importantly for the Saturday’s ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 6th March 2014 – Austrian Katharina Innerhofer won the women’s sprint race in great style. 23-year old Innerhofer had a very steady hand at the shooting range, shot all 10 targets, and good skies to run through to the first career victory. Russian Daria Virolaynen, who started the race in the last group, finished the race in the second place with clear shooting as well. ...
24.2.2014
okljuka, 6th March 2014 – Swede Bjoern Ferry is the winner of sprint competition of the E.ON IBU World Cup Biathlon in Pokljuka. Ferry was lucky with the starting number and had a steady hand at the shooting range. He missed only one target in standing position. Russian Anton Shipulin was second and German Arnd Peiffer third. Due to changing wind and difficult conditions on the track Slovenian ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 6th March 2014 - Children of various Slovenian primary schools are to visit Pokljuka today. They will cheer for the best world biathletes competing in sprint races. The event Children of Triglav at Pokljuka is organized by Zavarovalnica Triglav, Slovenian insurance-financial group. Zavarovalnica Triglav acts as a sponsor of Slovenian biathlon team and Sports Centre Triglav Pokljuka for several ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka - 5th March 2014 There is less than 24 hours left before the first start in Pokljuka. While biathletes are preparing for tomorrow’s sprint, the competition director and his assistants are also in their last phase of preparation for the races. Organizers in Pokljuka are very well prepared and experienced, therefore the preparations run very smoothly. The IBU race director is for the ...