On Saturday, December 8, at the first stage of the biathlon world Cup in Slovenian Pokljuka will host the women’s sprint race at the 7.5 km from Ukraine on the course will present five athletes: Semerenko Valj (15th start), Anastasiya Merkushyna (22; pictured), Julia Jima (28th), which will start in the yellow Jersey of the overall standings of the world Cup, Yuliya Zhuravok (50th) and Olena Pidhrushna (99th).
I note that sprint is the shortest in the biathlon program: distance 7.5 km and consists of three laps and two shooting (prone and standing). For each miss passage provided a penalty loop of 150 m. According to the results of the sprint is pursuit, which involved 60 of the best biathletes in the sprint race (the order and starting times — final Protocol of the sprint).
Biathlon. The world Cup. Pokljuka
December 8 (Saturday)
Sprint (women) 15:15 “NTU”, “Eurosport 1”, “Sport 1”
Live video of the race starting at 15:15, also can be viewed on the website “FACTS.”
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