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31.01.2016
Gold for Maleev and Doherty in Men’s Pursuits
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Russia's Viacheslav Maleev took the Gold medal in youth men's 10K pursuit with two penalties in 30:14.0, while Sean Doherty won the his first individual Gold in the junior men's 12.5K pursuit with two penalties in 36:01.1.
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30.01.2016
Junior Sprint Gold for Oeberg and Leitner at YJWCH
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Hanna Oeberg of Sweden won the Gold medal in the junior women's 7.5K sprint with clean shooting in 21:18.1, while Felix Leitner of Austria won his second Gold medal in Cheile Gradistei claiming the title in the junior men's 10K sprint with one penalty in 26:27.1.
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29.01.2016
Erdal and Malinovskii Take Youth Sprint at YJWCH
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Karoline Erdal of Norway, despite one penalty won the Gold medal in youth women's 6K in 18:17.7, while Igor Malinovskii of Russia won the youth men's 7.5K sprint with one penalty in 20:32.9.
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28.01.2016
Junior World Championships’ Gold to Kurzthaler, Leitner
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Susanna Kurzthaler and Felix Leitner of Austria brought two Gold medals to their team by taking the individual competitions. Kurzthaler with a perfect shooting day won the junior women's 12.5K in 39:52.7, while Leitner with one penalty scored a confident win in the junior men's 15K in 41:55.4.
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27.01.2016
First YJWCH Gold Medals to Sauter and Oeygard
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The 2016 IBU Youth/Junior World Championships 2016 in Cheile Gradistei, Romania kicked off today with the youth Individual competitions. The first Gold medals of the YJWCH went to Marina Sauter of Germany and Harald Oeygard of Norway. Sauter had two penalties in the women's 10K individual, finishing in 35:14.2, while the youth men's 12.5K winner was more accurate, with one penalty, winning in 37:00.3.
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27.01.2016
Birthday Video: A Few Minutes with Ole Einar Björndalen
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It may be hard to believe, but Ole Einar Björndalen turns 42 today. Despite his numerical age, the "King of Biathlon" has looked more like a 22-year-old for much of this season with a victory, podium and a stint in the Yellow Bib.
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26.01.2016
IBU YJWCH Opens in Cheile Gradistei
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The IBU Youth/Junior World Championships start tomorrow in Cheile Gradistei, Romania with 39 nations, 108 junior men, 70 junior women, 107 youth men, and 96 youth women scheduled to compete over the next week.
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24.01.2016
Editors Choice Wrap-up with Doro, Katja and Simon
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The last January BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon this past week in Antholz was filled with sunshine and great performances. Doro was on the podium twice, Anton, Katja and Olga won for the first time this season while Martin Fourcade and Gabriela Soukalova retained the Yellow Bibs. Relive the highlights from Antholz in our video, “Editors Choice Wrap-up with Doro, Katja and Simon.”
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24.01.2016
Shipulin Leads Russian Men to Relay Win
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The Russian team of Maxim Tsvetkov, Evgeniy Garanichev, Dmitry Malyshko and Anton Shipulin won the men's relay in the closing competition today at Antholz with seven spare rounds, in 1:12:24.8. Shipulin pulled away from Germany's Simon Schempp in the last loop for a one second win. Germany had a penalty and four spares finished second. Norway finished third, with seven spares, 22.9 seconds back.
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24.01.2016
Women’s Relay Victory for France
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The French team of Justine Braisaz, Anais Bescond, Anais chevalier and Marie Dorin Habert won the women's relay today with eight spare rounds in 1:0753.5. The Czech Republic finished second with two penalties and seven spares, 17.2 seconds back. Third went to Russia with ten spares, 21.1 seconds back.
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