Anaïs Bescond

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Anais Bescond
Anais Bescond 1.jpg
Anaïs Bescond in 2010
Full nameAnais Bescond
Born (1987-05-15) 15 May 1987 (age 31)
Aunay-sur-Odon, France
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
World Cup career
Seasons2009/10–
Individual wins1
Indiv. podiums5

Anaïs Bescond (born 15 May 1987) is a French biathlete and non-commissioned officer.[1]

Career[edit]

Bescond was born in Aunay-sur-Odon. She competed at the Biathlon World Championships 2011, and won a silver medal in the relay with the French team, a result repeated at the Biathlon World Championships 2012.[2]

She won her first victory on the World Cup biathlon sprint at Antholz-Anterselva played on 16 January 2014.[3]

Bescond competed in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics for France. Her best performance was two 5th places in the Individual and Sprint.[2]

At the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, she finished at the 3rd place in the Pursuit,[4] claimed gold with the French Team in the Mixed relay[5] and took bronze in the Relay.[6]

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

3 medals (1 gold, 2 bronze)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay
Russia 2014 Sochi 5th 5th 12th 10th DNF 6th
South Korea 2018 Pyeongchang 31st 19th Bronze 17th Bronze Gold

World Championships[edit]

7 medals (1 gold, 6 silver)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay
Russia 2011 Khanty-Mansiysk 16th 39th 21st 22nd Silver
Germany 2012 Rupholding 53rd 19th 28th 17th Silver
Czech Republic 2013 Nové Město 48th 20th 23rd 14th 6th
Finland 2015 Kontiolahti 7th 56th 9th Silver Silver
Norway 2016 Oslo Silver 12th 12th 5th Silver Gold

World Cup[edit]

Season Overall Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start
Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position
2009–10 76 55th 12 61st 37 54th 27 45th
2010–11 343 25th 47 31st 163 20th 86 27th 47 31st
2011–12 251 30th 22 39th 119 30th 86 29th 24 39th
2012–13 499 17th 13 50th 168 19th 170 18th 148 11th
2013–14 360 21st 12 45th 171 14th 114 28th 63 18th
2014–15 545 12th 67 16th 163 19th 149 14th 166 7th

Individual victories[edit]

1 victory (1 Sp)

Date Event Competition Level
16 January 2014 Italy Antholz 7.5 km Sprint Biathlon World Cup

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bescond, Anaïs[permanent dead link], Équipe de France Militaire de Ski 2011.
  2. ^ a b "International Biathlon Union – Anais Becond". Archived from the original on 5 February 2014. Retrieved 16 February 2014.
  3. ^ IBU – Sprint Antholz 2013/14 Archived 16 January 2014 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "Biathlon: Women's 10km pursuit cumulative results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 13 February 2018. Retrieved 12 February 2018.
  5. ^ "Biathlon: Mixed relay results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 21 February 2018. Retrieved 20 February 2018.
  6. ^ "Biathlon: Women's relay results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 22 February 2018. Retrieved 22 February 2018.

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