Baiba Bendika

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Baiba Bendika
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Personal information
Full name Baiba Bendika
Born (1991-06-27) 27 June 1991 (age 27)
Cēsis, Latvia
Height 1.55 m (5 ft 1 in)
Professional information
Sport Biathlon
World Cup debut 2011
Olympic Games
Teams 0
Medals 0
World Championships
Teams 3 (2012, 2013, 2015)
Medals 0
World Cup
Seasons 4 (2011/12–)
All podiums 0
Updated on 12 February 2016.

Baiba Bendika (born 27 June 1991) is a Latvian biathlete.[1]

She made her Biathlon World Cup debut in 2011. Bendika has participates in three Biathlon World Championships

During the 2015–16 World Cup season she reached her career first Top 10, finishing fifth at the 7.5km spring in Canmore. It was the first time she gained World Cup points. Already next week in Presque Isle she finished 15th at the 7.5km sprint and 13th at the 10km pursuit.

Career results[edit]

World Championships[edit]

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass Start Relay
2012 Ruhpolding 99th 95th LPD
2013 Nove Mesto 98th 91th LPD
2015 Kontiolahti 92th 83th LPD
2016 Oslo 65th 78th
2017 Hochfilzen 65th 50th 27th

World Cup[edit]

Season Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass Start Overall
Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position
2015–16 70 38th 34 53rd 18 44th 122 49th
2016–17 5 66th 39 49th 44 70th
*Key:Points—won World Cup points; Position—World Cup season ranking.

World Cup Record[edit]

Finish in the Top 30[edit]

Season Position Event Competition
2015–16 5th Canada Canmore 7.5 km sprint
2017–18 10th Germany Ruhpolding 15 km individual
2015–16 13th United States Presque Isle 10 km pursuit
2015–16 15th United States Presque Isle 7.5 km sprint
2017–18 16th Italy Antholz 7.5 km sprint
2015–16 22nd Canada Canmore 10 km mass start
2016–17 25th Germany Ruhpolding 10 km pursuit


  1. ^ "Baiba Bendika". International Biathlon Union. Archived from the original on 24 March 2015. Retrieved 11 March 2015.