Anton Shipulin

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Anton Shipulin
Vladimir Putin and Anton Shipulin 24 February 2014.jpeg
Personal information
Full name Anton Vladimirovich Shipulin
Born (1987-08-21) August 21, 1987 (age 27)
Tyumen, Soviet Union
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
World Cup
Seasons 2009–
Wins 6
Additional podiums 10
Total podiums 16
Updated on 19 December 2014.

Anton Vladimirovich Shipulin (Russian: Антон Владимирович Шипулин, born 21 August 1987) is a Russian biathlete.

Absolute champion of European Biathlon Championship 2008 (juniors). The bronze medallist of the Winter Olympic Games 2010. He was the best Russian biathlon marksman in the same season (2009/2010).

He got a medal "For merits before Fatherland" from Russian president after the Winter Olympic Games 2010.

Together with Evgeny Ustyugov, Alexey Volkov and Dmitry Malyshko he won the gold medal in the Men´s Relay at the 2014 Winter Olympics, in Sochi, Russia.

His sister Anastasiya Kuzmina, (Slovak biathlete), is the Olympic champion in the 7.5 km sprint at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada, and at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Record[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass Start Relay Mixed Relay
Canada 2010 Vancouver 36th 30th 20th 22nd Bronze N/A
Russia 2014 Sochi 4th 14th 11th Gold 5th

World Championships[edit]

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass Start Relay Mixed Relay
Russia 2011 Khanty-Mansiysk 37th 21st Silver
Germany 2012 Ruhpolding 13th Bronze 29th 6th 5th
Czech Republic 2013 Nové Město 33rd 7th Bronze Silver 4th 6th

Junior/Youth World Championships[edit]

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Relay
Finland 2005 Kontiolahti 7th 7th
United States 2006 Presque Isle, ME 18th 33rd 17th
Italy 2007 Martell-Val Martello Silver 11th 5th 7th
Germany 2008 Ruhpolding Silver Gold Gold Gold

World Cup[edit]

Anton Shipulin Kontiolahti 2010.jpg
Season Overall Sprint Pursuit Individual Mass start
Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position
2009–10 374 23rd 162 19th 84 23rd 39 36th 89 22nd
2010–11 417 19th 157 21st 110 21st 71 20th 79 22nd
2011–12 637 8th 201 17th 224 9th 40 26th 172 5th
2012–13 628 9th 211 14th 247 3rd 40 26th 120 15th
2013–14 544 8th 232 7th 234 3rd 21 35th 57 23rd

Individual victories[edit]

7 victories (3 Sp, 3 Pu, 1 Ms)

Date Event Competition Level
January 20, 2011 Italy Antholz 10 km Sprint Biathlon World Cup
January 15, 2012 Czech Republic Nové Město 12.5 km Pursuit Biathlon World Cup
January 18, 2013 Italy Antholz 10 km Sprint Biathlon World Cup
January 19, 2013 Italy Antholz 12.5 km Pursuit Biathlon World Cup
March 8, 2014 Slovenia Pokljuka 12.5 km Pursuit Biathlon World Cup
December 19, 2014 Slovenia Pokljuka 10 km Sprint Biathlon World Cup
December 21, 2014 Slovenia Pokljuka 12.5 km Mass start Biathlon World Cup
*Results are from IBU races which include the Biathlon World Cup, Biathlon World Championships and the Winter Olympic Games.

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