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5.12.2016
The magical setting from the morning turned into cloudy afternoon, which did not distract 105 women biathletes at Pokljuka. The one that tackled the course best was Laura Dahlmeier (GER) with a margin of 3.5 seconds over second-placed Justine Braisaz (FRA). Marte Olsbu (NOR) could not completely keep up with the fastest racers of the day and finished third. The course itself was in great shape to host ...
5.12.2016
The second sprint of the season was held under amazing conditions on Rudno Polje, where Martin Fourcade (FRA) finally figured out the mountain plateau and broke the spell of Pokljuka. Johannes Thingnes Boe (NOR) and Anton Schipulin (RUS) rounded up the podium. The sun was out, the snow was hard, the crowd was cheering and the athletes were eager to grab the title. The challenge was particularly appealing ...
5.12.2016
Pokljuka Organizing Committee revealed its future plans prior the start of the 21th edition of the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup. At the press conference they announced its bid for the 2023 IBU World Championships. Mr Tomaž Šušteršič, Secretary General of the Pokljuka Organizing Committee, and Mr Tim Farčnik, member of the Pokljuka Bid team, briefly presented the candidacy with which Slovenia was running ...
5.12.2016
Friday's double schedule of the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup at Pokljuka includes also the women's Sprint Competition. The 7,5 km race is schedule to start at 14.15. The circle of favourites for the top places is quite large but the first tree of the opening Sprint of the Season Marie Dorin Habert (FRA,10), Kaisa Makarainen (FIN, 18) and Gabriela Koukalova (CZE, 62) are the ones to watch as well as the ...
5.12.2016
After the Thursday’s official trainings the second stop of the BMW IBU Biathlon World starts today with the men’s competition in Sprint. Martin Fourcade of France (No. 30), last year’s total score winner, won the opening Sprint of the season last week in Östersund, Sweden. He expects much of today’s event as well while other biathletes hope to beat the strong ...
5.12.2016
In less than 24 hours the stage two of the 2016-2017 BMW IBU World Cup will start at Pokljuka, Slovenia. Today’s schedule included both official trainings which already attracted quite a lot of biathlon fans mostly coming from abroad. “We are very happy to be at Pokljuka again. Last time we were here in 2014 when there was almost two metres of snow. It felt like being in a bobsleigh ...
5.12.2016
World's best biathletes are enjoying the beautiful sunny days at Rudno polje. After yesterday's ski training , today was even more lively. The athletes had the chance to also check the conditions at the shooting range. The light breeze did not bother the athletes too much. Teja Gregorin said today: „The organizers prepared a very good track. It's fast, the downhills are ok and wide enough. ...
5.12.2016
It's only three days and the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup at Pokljuka is eager to start. The venue is set and ready to greet the world’s best biathletes. “There is enough snow on all parts of the tracks. Only a few minor corrections have to be done. Nevertheless, Pokljuka is ready to receive the athletes. I am really glad that the organizers managed to prepare the venue so well. I ...
5.12.2016
Pokljuka, 5th December 2016 - Pokljuka is more than ready to receive the biathlon family this week which is in its entirety dedicated to this thrilling sport competition. Just four days ahead of the 2016-2017 BMW IBU World Cup Stage 2 the Sports Center Triglav Pokljuka is bathing in the sun and resembles to the top-level sporting competition venue more and more. The tracks have been ready to welcome ...
4.12.2016
Pokljuka, 4th December 2016 - Biathlon family bids farewell to Oestersund, first stop of the 2016-17 BMW IBU World Cup season, and is heading towards Pokljuka, Slovenia, where six races are to take place next weekend, three in men’s as well as women’s category. Five days ahead of the first two races the atmosphere at Rudno polje is very lively. But, the most important thing is that ...