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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. ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - Women are to close the curtain on the IBU E.ON World Cup competition in Pokljuka this year. 30 world best biathletes will cross the starting line at 13.25. Among them also Slovenian Teja Gregorin. There are many contenders for the Sunday’s mass start race win. One of the top favourites is Tora Berger. 32-year old Norwegian won the only mass start race this season ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - Three-day competition programme at Pokljuka will end on Sunday with mass start races, only second this season. First to start are men and among 30 of them are also two Slovenian biathletes. Martin Fourcade of France won the first mass start this season in Oberhof. But, the Frenchmen despite not finishing the races at Pokljuka on the podium (fourth in sprint and seventh in ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8 March 2014 – Kaisa Makarainen of Finland clinched first victory of the season at Pokljuka. With excellent skiing and good shooting performance missing only two targets on the road she crossed the finish line as the first in pursuit. Second was Tora Berger (+19.7) who also made two errors at the shooting range, while Dorothea Wierer of Italy (+54.4) moved to the third place from ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - Russian Anton Shipulin won the pursuit competition with excellent skiing and one missed shot at the shooting range. After second place in Thursday’s sprint, he moved one step higher on the podium today. Sprint winner Swede Bjoern Ferry was second, and Norwegian Ole Einar Bjoerndalen finished in third place. Home favourite Jakov Fak was with two missed shots in prone ...
24.2.2014
Pokljuka, 8th March 2014 - An hour prior the start of the today's competition at Pokljuka Tomas Globocnik, colour commentator for RTV Slovenija, inspected the course prior the competition start. His first impressions of the tracks are: »The course is in great condition, icy and quick. It will stay the same in the shade throughout the day. On the longest downhill part of the track the biathletes ...