2012–13 Biathlon World Cup

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Biathlon World Cup
2012–13
Men

Overall | Sprint | Pursuit | Mass start | Individual | Relay

Mixed relay
Women

Overall | Sprint | Pursuit | Mass start | Individual | Relay

World Cup events

Östersund | Hochfilzen | Pokljuka | Oberhof | Ruhpolding
Antholz | Holmenkollen | Sochi | Khanty-Mansiysk |

World Championships

2011–12 World Cup in Östersund

The 2012–13 Biathlon World Cup (BWC) was a multi-race tournament over a season of biathlon, organised by the International Biathlon Union. The season started on 25 November 2012 in Östersund, Sweden and ended on 17 March 2013 in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.[1]

Calendar[edit]

Below is the IBU World Cup calendar for the 2012–13 season.[1]

City Date Sprint Pursuit Mass Start Individual Relay Mixed
Relay
Details
Sweden Östersund 25 November–2 December details
Austria Hochfilzen 7–9 December details
Slovenia Pokljuka 13–16 December details
Germany Oberhof 3–6 January details
Germany Ruhpolding 9–13 January details
Italy Antholz-Anterselva 17–20 January details
Czech Republic Nové Město 7–17 February World Championships
Norway Holmenkollen 28 February–3 March details
Russia Sochi 7–10 March details
Russia Khanty-Mansiysk 14–17 March details
Total 10 8 5 3 6 2

Standings: Men[edit]


Standings: Women[edit]


Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Norway 22 9 10 41
2  France 12 12 6 30
3  Russia 7 12 9 28
4  Germany 7 7 9 23
5  Czech Republic 5 3 5 13
6  Belarus 3 5 3 11
7  Ukraine 2 5 6 13
8  Slovenia 2 2 3 7
9  Austria 1 2 4 7
10  Slovakia 1 2 2 5
11  Poland 1 1 1 3
12  Canada 1 0 0 1
13  Finland 0 2 4 6
14  United States 0 1 1 2
15  Italy 0 1 1 2
16  Sweden 0 0 1 1
Total 64 64 65 193

Achievements[edit]

First World Cup career victory
  •  Jean-Philippe Leguellec (CAN), 27, in his 6th season — the WC 1 Sprint in Östersund; it also was his first podium and the first podium for a Canadian male biathlete
  •  Synnøve Solemdal (NOR), 23, in her 5th season — the WC 2 Pursuit in Hochfilzen; it also was her first podium
  •  Gabriela Soukalová (CZE), 23, in her 4th season — the WC 3 Sprint in Pokljuka; it also was her first podium
  •  Miriam Gössner (GER), 22, in her 3rd season — the WC 3 Pursuit in Pokljuka; first podium was 2010-11 Sprint in Östersund
  •  Dmitry Malyshko (RUS), 25, in his 2nd season — the WC 4 Sprint in Oberhof; first podium was 2011-12 Pursuit in Kontiolahti
  •  Olena Pidhrushna (UKR), 26, in her 7th season — the World Championships Sprint in Nové Město; first podium was 2012-13 Sprint in Östersund
  •  Ondřej Moravec (CZE), 28, in his 9th season — the WC 7 Mass Start in Holmenkollen; first podium was 2012-13 Pursuit in Pokljuka
First World Cup podium
  •  Erik Lesser (GER), 24, in his 4th season — no. 3 in the WC 1 Individual in Östersund
  •  Ekaterina Glazyrina (RUS), 25, in her 3rd season — no. 3 in the WC 1 Individual in Östersund
  •  Olena Pidhrushna (UKR), 25, in her 7th season — no. 2 in the WC 1 Sprint in Östersund
  •  Nadezhda Skardino (BLR), 27, in her 7th season — no. 3 in the WC 3 Sprint in Pokljuka
  •  Ondřej Moravec (CZE), 28, in his 9th season — no. 2 in the WC 3 Pursuit in Pokljuka
  •  Veronika Vítková (CZE), 24, in her 7th season — no. 2 in the WC 4 Pursuit in Oberhof
  •  Krystyna Pałka (POL), 29, in her 8th season — no. 2 in the World Championships Pursuit in Nové Město
  •  Monika Hojnisz (POL), 21, in her 3rd season — no. 3 in the World Championships Mass Start in Nové Město
  •  Alexandr Loginov (RUS), 21, in his 1st season — no. 3 in the WC 7 Pursuit in Holmenkollen
  •  Serhiy Semenov (UKR), 24, in his 4th season — no. 3 in the WC 8 Individual in Sochi
  •  Henrik L'Abée-Lund (NOR), 26, in his 3rd season — no. 3 in the WC 8 Sprint in Sochi
Victory in this World Cup (in brackets victory for all time)

Retirements[edit]

Following are notable biathletes who announced their retirement:

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Event schedule". IBU Datacentre at datacenter.biathlonresults.com. International Biathlon Union. Retrieved 15 December 2012.