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13.07.2015
New Daughter for Anastasiya Kuzmina
Copyright IBU/Rene Miko
Double Olympic Sprint Champion Anastasiya Kuzmina of Slovakia delivered a healthy baby daughter on Sunday evening at the Roosevelt Hospital in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia.
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10.07.2015
Decisions of the Independent Anti-Doping Hearing Panel
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The Independent Anti-Doping Hearing Panel of the International Biathlon Union (IBU), in the composition of Christoph VEDDER, Professor of Law, Munich, Germany (Chair), Walter O. FREY, Medical Doctor, Zürich, Switzerland, and Markus MANNINEN, Attorney-at-Law, Helsinki, Finland announced the following decision on 30th of June 2015:
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08.07.2015
Breakfast Starts a Training Day; Summertime Delights
Copyright IBU/ Jerry Kokesh
There is a huge difference between a biathlete's life during the competitive season and the rest of the year. Most of the winter is spent in hotels with teammates away from home. The summer training season is different, with sometimes several weeks in a row training at home, sleeping in a familiar bed and eating favorite foods; even summer training camps are a much different experience; not holidays but definitely a bit more relaxed and flexible.
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06.07.2015
Mononucleosis Hits Darya Domracheva
Copyright IBU/Evgeny Tumashov
World Cup Total Score Titlist and triple Olympic Gold medalist Darya Domracheva announced today via social media that she has contracted mononucleosis.
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30.06.2015
2015-16 BMW IBU World Cup Competition Schedule
Copyright IBU/Jerry Kokesh
The scheduled competitions for all nine BMW IBU World Cups as well as those for the IBU World Championships at Oslo's Holmenkollen Ski Stadium next February 29-March 13 is now available in the Datacenter at www.biathlonworld.com.
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30.06.2015
POSITION: Biathlon Canada - HIGH PERFORMANCE DIRECTOR
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Biathlon Canada — the national governing body for the Olympic winter sport of biathlon — is seeking to fill the position of High Performance Director. Biathlon Canada, a national sport organization comprised of 12 provincial/territorial divisions, operates the National Biathlon Training Centre in Canmore, Alberta, and is affiliated with the International Biathlon Union.
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27.06.2015
IBU WCH 2017: Hochfilzen Construction Progressing
Copyright IBU/Biathlonworld TV
Hosting the two weeks of competitions at the IBU World Championships is a big task in itself, but long-term preparation for the this event is an even bigger job, that takes years of work. Hochfilzen, Austria, host of the 2017 IBU WCH is in the midst of a construction boom that will see some big changes and improvements in the venue and infrastructure.
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22.06.2015
Anton Shipulin Marries Luiza Sabitova
Copyright IBU/Evgeny Tumashov
Earlier this spring, Anton Shipulin announced his engagement to long-time girlfriend Luiza Sabitova. Last Saturday June 20, the two were married in ceremonies in beautiful clear summer day on the shore of Shartash Lake in Yekaterinburg, Russia.
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17.06.2015
Early Summer: High Altitude Cycling, Rollerskiing
Copyright IBU/Pietro/Weronika personal
With summer training in high gear, teams have been working on their aerobic fitness and strength while cycling and rollerskiing up legendary climbs well above the tree line. The Italian and Polish teams took long road trips this month for training camps to Correncon-en-Vercors, France and Bormio, Italy. At the same time, some of the German women were mountain biking and hiking in the big mountains closer to home.
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11.06.2015
Honors and a Crystal Rifle for Dasha in Minsk
Copyright IBU/Belarus Biathlon Fed.
Part of the spring ritual for most teams is a celebration, party and awards for the just-ended season. The Belarusian Federation of Biathlon held their annual event for the team, coaches, staff and sponsors as the sun was setting on a clear afternoon on the outskirts of Minsk recently.
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