Biathlon World Championships 2015

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Biathlon World Cup
2014–15
Men

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

Mixed relay
Women

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

World Cup events

Östersund | Hochfilzen | Pokljuka | Oberhof | Ruhpolding
Antholz | Nové Město | Holmenkollen | Khanty-Mansiysk

World Championships

Biathlon World Championships 2015
Biathlon pictogram.svg
Individual   men   women
Sprint   men   women
Pursuit   men   women
Mass start   men   women
Relay   men mixed women

The 47th Biathlon World Championships was held in Kontiolahti, Finland from 5 March to 15 March 2015.[1][2][3]

There were a total of 11 competitions: sprint, pursuit, individual, mass start, and relay races for men and women, and mixed relay. All the events during this championships also counted for the 2014–15 Biathlon World Cup season.

Schedule[edit]

All times are local (UTC+2).[4]

Date Time Event
5 March 18:15 2 × 6 km + 2 × 7.5 km mixed relay
7 March 14:00 Men's 10 km sprint
17:30 Women's 7.5 km sprint
8 March 14:15 Men's 12.5 km pursuit
17:00 Women's 10 km pursuit
11 March 18:15 Women's 15 km individual
12 March 18:15 Men's 20 km individual
13 March 18:15 Women's 4 × 6 km relay
14 March 17:30 Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay
15 March 14:30 Women's 12.5 km mass start
17:15 Men's 15 km mass start

Medal winners[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
20 km individual[5]
details
Martin Fourcade
 France
47:29.4
(0+1+0+0)
Emil Hegle Svendsen
 Norway
47:50.3
(0+0+0+0)
Ondřej Moravec
 Czech Republic
48:09.9
(0+1+0+0)
10 km sprint[6]
details
Johannes Thingnes Bø
 Norway
24:12.8
(0+1)
Nathan Smith
 Canada
24:24.9
(0+1)
Tarjei Bø
 Norway
24:38.1
(0+0)
12.5 km pursuit[7]
details
Erik Lesser
 Germany
30:47.9
(0+0+0+0)
Anton Shipulin
 Russia
31:04.9
(0+1+0+0)
Tarjei Bø
 Norway
31:06.6
(0+0+1+0)
15 km mass start[8]
details
Jakov Fak
 Slovenia
36:24.9
(0+0+1+0)
Ondřej Moravec
 Czech Republic
36:25.9
(1+0+0+0)
Tarjei Bø
 Norway
36:28.6
(0+0+1+0)
4 × 7.5 km relay[9]
details
 Germany
Erik Lesser
Daniel Böhm
Arnd Peiffer
Simon Schempp
1:13:49.5  Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Tarjei Bø
Johannes Thingnes Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
1:14:04.9  France
Simon Fourcade
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Quentin Fillon Maillet
Martin Fourcade
1:14:23.1

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km individual[10]
details
Ekaterina Yurlova
 Russia
41:32.2
(0+0+0+0)
Gabriela Soukalová
 Czech Republic
41:55.4
(0+0+0+1)
Kaisa Mäkäräinen
 Finland
41:56.6
(0+1+1+0)
7.5 km sprint[11]
details
Marie Dorin Habert
 France
22:16.8
(0+1)
Weronika Nowakowska-Ziemniak
 Poland
22:26.4
(0+0)
Valj Semerenko
 Ukraine
22:36.5
(0+1)
10 km pursuit[12]
details
Marie Dorin Habert
 France
30:07.7
(0+0+2+1)
Laura Dahlmeier
 Germany
30:23.0
(1+0+0+1)
Weronika Nowakowska-Ziemniak
 Poland
30:39.3
(0+1+2+0)
12.5 km mass start[13]
details
Valj Semerenko
 Ukraine
34:32.9
(0+0+0+0)
Franziska Preuß
 Germany
34:39.1
(0+0+0+1)
Karin Oberhofer
 Italy
34:45.5
(1+1+0+0)
4 × 6 km relay[14]
details
 Germany
Franziska Hildebrand
Franziska Preuß
Vanessa Hinz
Laura Dahlmeier
1:11:54.6  France
Anaïs Bescond
Enora Latuillière
Justine Braisaz
Marie Dorin Habert
1:12:54.9  Italy
Lisa Vittozzi
Karin Oberhofer
Nicole Gontier
Dorothea Wierer
1:13:00.7

Mixed[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
2 × 6 km + 2 × 7.5 km mixed relay[15]
details
 Czech Republic
Veronika Vítková
Gabriela Soukalová
Michal Šlesingr
Ondřej Moravec
1:20:27.2  France
Anaïs Bescond
Marie Dorin Habert
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Martin Fourcade
1:20:47.4  Norway
Fanny Welle-Strand Horn
Tiril Eckhoff
Johannes Thingnes Bø
Tarjei Bø
1:20:54.9

Medal table[edit]

Top nations[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1st  France 3 2 1 6
2nd  Germany 3 2 0 5
3rd  Norway 1 2 4 7
4  Czech Republic 1 2 1 4
5  Russia 1 1 0 2
6  Ukraine 1 0 1 2
7  Slovenia 1 0 0 1
8  Poland 0 1 1 2
9  Canada 0 1 0 1
10  Italy 0 0 2 2
11  Finland 0 0 1 1
Total 11 11 11 33

Top athletes[edit]

All athletes with three or more medals.

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Marie Dorin Habert (FRA) 2 2 0 4
2  Ondřej Moravec (CZE) 1 1 1 3
 Johannes Thingnes Bø (NOR) 1 1 1 3
 Martin Fourcade (FRA) 1 1 1 3
5  Tarjei Bø (NOR) 0 1 4 5

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