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1.12.2016
Pokljuka, 1st December - In the past days Winter returned to Pokljuka at last. The temperatures fell deeply under the freezing point thus creating perfect conditions for the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup venue preparations. A week ahead of the Thursday’s official trainings there is no doubt left whether the competition is to take place. The organizers have also already informed the IBU representatives ...
24.11.2016
Pokljuka, 24th November 2016 - With the mixed relays on sunday the new season of BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon will begin in Östersund, Sweden. Pokljuka will this year be the second venue, hosting the races from the 8th to 11th of December. The official training will take place on Thursday, on Friday biathletes will compete on both sprints on Saturday pursuits and on Sunday both relays will take place. ...
17.11.2016
Pokljuka 17th November 2016 - This is the main message of the organizers of the IBU World Cup Biathlon in Pokljuka who met today at the OC meeting. In the past few nights the temperatures at Rudno polje dropped to – 10 degrees Celsius and the staff of the Competition Committee managed to prepare enough snow for the event, which will take place between 8 and 11 of December 2016. At the meeting, ...
09.11.2016
Pokljuka, 9th November 2016 - We are slowly heading from autumn to winter and Pokljuka is intensively preparing for the IBU World Cup Biathlon. This year the world’s best ski hunters are coming to Pokljuka earlier than usual. The first official training is schedualed at the 8th of December. The next day will the 21st edition of the World Cup Biathlon begin with both sprint races. On Saturday ...
04.11.2016
Pokljuka, 4th November 2016 - Winter is almost here and with it BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon at Pokljuka. This year Pokljuka will host the world's best biathletes a week before usual, right after the opening in Östersund. The best athletes will visit courses and shooting range at Rudno polje from the 8th to 11th of December 2016. Thrilling competitions are on schedule this year. After the official training ...
16.03.2016
Between 16th and 20th March 2016 Pokljuka will host Junior Open European Championships and IBU Junior Cup Biathlon. Biathletes from Alps countries will join them in Alpen Cup competitions On Thursday biathletes will compete in individual competitions on Saturday sprints are scheduled and on Sunday competition will close with pursuit. 28 nations, 118 female biathletes and 173 male athletes are registered ...
23.11.2015
Elite female biathletes lined up in front of an enthusiastic Slovenian crowd for one last time on Pokljuka prior to the much awaited Christmas break. The week-end ended with women’s mass start race where a fired up Kaisa Makarainen tackled the course with high ambitions. “When I got one penalty in the first prone, I can’t tell you how I felt. I thought the race was over ...
23.11.2015
Blue skies and temperatures above freezing greeted 6000 spectators as they arrived to Pokljuka for the last races of the BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon 3. At noon the stadium played host to 30 male competitors from 12 countries that lined up for the first mass start of the season. Among world’s best biathletes it was Jean Guillaume Beatrix to grab the win. The expected battle between Martin Fourcade ...
23.11.2015
BMW IBU World Cup biathlon on Pokljuka is coming to an end with men's 15K and women's 12.5K mass start races. The upcoming events will be staged for the first time in 2015/2016 season with top 30 biathletes starting at the same time. Last year Russian Anton Schipulin was in a league on his own yet this year it's Simon Schempp who keeps spectators on their toes. The German has bagged two victories in ...
23.11.2015
An intense women’s pursuit competition drew to a close the third day of the BMW IBU World Cup biathlon on the vibrant Pokljuka. 57 athletes relished under bright sunny skies, which saw Laura Dahlmeier snatch her second World Cup victory by 18 seconds at the expense of second-placed Marie Dorin Habert. Second after the sprint race, +1.0 behind Habert, Laura Dahlmeier put on an excellent show ...