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16.12.2012
The weather conditions were far from perfect also on the fourth and last day E.ON IBU World Cup Biathlon in Pokljuka. The last day was reserved for mass start and men were scheduled first to start the competition. The track was very fast and icy due to the heavy raining yesterday and cold temperatures during the night while the fog rolled down on the venue in mid of the competition. With clean shooting ...
15.12.2012
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 ...
15.12.2012
Miriam Gössner captured her debut world cup win by excellent skiing. 22-year old German did not mind heavy raining and soft track when she outran Gabriela Soukalova today at E.ON IBU World Cup in Pokljuka. Despite poor performance at shooting range where she missed five targets, she managed to ski past Soukalova in the last loop. »I like bad conditions. I was happy to see in the morning that ...
15.12.2012
Emil Hegle Svendsen of Norway won his first race this season in rainy but windless weather. Second was Ondrej Moravec of Czech Republic. Overall World Cup and Pursuit score leader Martin Fourcade finished third. In a very interesting race Svendsen and Fourcade were pursuing each other from start to finish. It was the last shooting that decided the winner of the pursuit competition when Fourcade missed ...
13.12.2012
23- year old Gabriela Soukalova surprised everybody and mostly herself when she captured her first world cup win at E.ON IBU World Cup Pokljuka sprint competition. She was very fast today on track and precise on shooting range. The end result was number one flashing beside her name on the result screen at the finish area. After twice reaching 14th place in Oestersund and Hochilfzen this year, she was ...
13.12.2012
Fak wins debut Pokljuka World Cup race. Norwegian Svendsen finishes second, world cup leader French biathlete Fourcade third. Slovenian biathlete and home favourite Jakov Fak is the winner of the debut E. ON. IBU World Cup race in Pokljuka, Slovenia. Fak finished the 10 km Sprint race in 24.41 with clean shooting. Second Norwegian Emil Hegle Svendsen crossed the finish line 0.8 seconds behind. Third ...
13.12.2012
Pokljuka, December 13th 2012 – After weeks of preparation Pokljuka is ready for the first competition day of E.ON IBU World Cup Biathlon. The third stop of the highest level of 2012/2013 season will be opened by the shortest men competition. Frenchman Martin Fourcade is leading the overall World Cup standings after competitions in Sweden and Austria. Fourcade wants to finish as high as possible ...
11.12.2012
Pokljuka, December 11th, 2012 – There are only two days remaining before the grand opening in Pokljuka, where everything is practically set for all high level competitions. Teams have already practised today and the organizing committee took care of all the final details, so the best athletes would feel as home. »I am satisfied in general. I am satisfied with all the work we've ...
10.12.2012
While the last teams are arriving to Pokljuka, the organizers of the E.ON IBU World Cup Biathlon hold a press conference to present the happenings at the third station of the 2012 World Cup. In the men's competition 130 competitors are registered, in the women’s 120. Due to all the restrictions and quotas not all of them will be able to compete in the sprint competition. Tracks in Pokljuka ...
9.12.2012
Biathletes finished weekend in Hochfilzen with relay competitions and are moving to Slovenia. First competition in Pokljuka will be men’s sprint on Thursday. The organizers took advantage of a beautiful, sunny Sunday for the preparation of the tracks. As Vice president of the organizing committee Peter Zupan said: “Pokljuka is ready.” “95 percent of the tracks ...