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11.12.2014
Biathletes are leaving Hochfilzen for Pokljuka, the third stop of the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup of this season. Some members of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) already arrived, one of them is also Mr Borut Nunar, IBU World Cup Race Director, who already had the time to inspect the venue. “Two of my colleagues arrived before me and they both checked the tracks. I am very happy with ...
11.12.2014
The curtain fell on the 2014-15 BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup in Hochfizen, Austria. Part of the biathletes is to travel to Pokljuka tonight, while the rest is to follow tomorrow. Pokljuka will thus be the last World Cup stop in this calendar year. Biathletes would be able to test the tracks at Rudno polje on Monday already. But, Sunday at Pokljuka was buzzing with workers preparing the tracks and stadium. ...
11.12.2014
Five days ahead of the first race of the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup at Pokljuka Slovenian biathletes confirmed to be in good shape at the relay competitions in Hochfilzen, Austria. Their strong performances at the shooting range and track are nice lead into their home races next week. For quite some time now Rudno polje looks like an anthill. Low temperatures in the past three days enabled the organizers ...
11.12.2014
Many children from different Slovenian primary schools are to watch the women’s Sprint competition on Thursday, 18 December 2014. Zavarovalnica Triglav, Slovenian insurance-financial group, together with Pokljuka Organizing Committee is to secure free-of-charge bus transportation to Pokljuka and free tickets to Slovenian children coming from different social backgrounds. In this way the children ...
8.12.2014
Slovenian biathletes competed very successfully at Östersund, Sweden this weekend. Very good results of Slovenian men and women athletes additionally inspired the workers in setting up the venue for the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup at Pokljuka, Slovenia, which is to take place in the third week of December. It’s only 10 days to the first race at Pokljuka. That is also why the venue and its ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 10th March 2014 - Mr. Anders Besseberg, president of the International Biathlon Union, took a close look on all six races taking place at the seventh stop of the season of the E.ON IBU World Cup at Pokljuka, Slovenia. But, he did not only follow the competition. He also thoroughly overlooked event organization and stadium preparations. He was happy with what he saw. Nevertheless, he still ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 10th March 2014 - During the competitions of the E.ON IBU World Cup event at Pokljuka we have been chatting with excellent German biathlete Sven Fischer, owner of eight Olympic and twenty World Championships medals. As a an biathlete he competed well also in Pokljuka, winning silver medal at 1998 and two bronze medals at 2001 World Championship. 43-year old Fischer now works for German public ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 9th March 2014 – Darya Domracheva clinched her fifth win of the season in mass start, last race at E.ON IBU World Cup competition in Pokljuka, Slovenia. 27-year old Belarus, who was not her best in sprint race earlier this week (28), was very strong in skiing as well as shooting range. Second was Kaisa Makarainen (FIN) who also missed two targets as Domracheva. Russian Olga Zaitseva, ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 9th March 2014 – Swede Bjoern Ferry and Frenchman Martin Fourcade fought till the finish line for the victory in the mass start competition at sunny Pokljuka. Ferry proved that he is in great form. Without a missed shot and tactically excellent skiing he beat all the competitors and won his second win and third podium in four days. Fourcade was second and Russian Evgeny Ustyugov ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 9th March 2014 - Mass start competitions of best 30 biathletes in the world – sometimes referred to as formula one races in biathlon – are to close the E.ON IBU World Cup races in Pokljuka, seventh stop this season. Sunday morning at Rudno polje is again sunny with blue sky. Temperatures are above zero and first athletes have already started warming up before the race. ...