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05.03.2014
Gold for Germany’s Kummer and Norway’s Leren
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Germany’s Luise Kummer won the one-hour delayed Junior Women’s 12.5K Individual Gold medal this morning in 36:24. Kummer shot clean for the second competition in a row, adding this Gold medal to the Silver she won in Sunday’s Junior Pursuit. After a 1:10 delay, Norway’s Tore Leren won the Junior Men’s 15K Individual Gold medal with two penalties, in 42:29.3.
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05.03.2014
Welcome to Snowy Pokljuka; Preview Video with Martin
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The E.ON IBU World Cup circuit reconvenes this week in Pokljuka, Slovenia after the most important starts of the four-year Olympic cycle at the OWG in Sochi.
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05.03.2014
Andreja Mali’s Pokljuka Course Tour Video
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Yesterday afternoon, Slovenia’s Andreja Mali toured the tracks that will be used in this week’s competitions, offering an “up close and personal” look at the extraordinary March snow conditions on the Pokljuka plateau.
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04.03.2014
Gold to Austria’s Schwaiger and Russia’s Kostyukov
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Austria’s Julia Schwaiger shot clean to win the one-hour delayed Youth Women’s 10K Individual this morning in 32:58.7 at the IBU YJWCH in Presque Isle. In the afternoon, Russia’s Yaroslav Kostyukov had just two penalties, winning the Gold medal in the Youth Men’s 12.5K Individual in 35:22.6.
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02.03.2014
Pursuit Gold for USA’s Doherty and France’s Claude
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Sean Doherty of the USA, with three penalties, won the Gold medal in the Youth Men's 10K Pursuit this afternoon in 28:51.8, his second Gold medal at the IBU YJWCH in Presque Isle, while Fabien Claude of France gave his country their first Gold medal when he won the afternoon Junior Men's 12.5K Pursuit in 33:02.8, with four penalties.
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02.03.2014
Gold for Italy’s Vittozzi and Kazakhstan’s Vishnevskaya
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Both Gold medalists in the morning Women's Pursuit competitions were on the podium for the second day in a row. Italy's Lisa Vittozzi won her second Gold medal of these Championships claiming the Youth 7.5K Pursuit title, with seven penalties in 24:39.9 while Kazakhstan's Galina Vishnevskaya, after winning Silver in the Sprint claimed Gold in Junior Women's 10K Pursuit, with two penalties, in 32:36.3.
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01.03.2014
Russia’s Pavlova and Povarnitsyn Win Sprint Titles
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Russia claimed both Junior Sprint World Championships today as Evgeniya Pavlova won the Junior Women's Sprint in 21:08.5, with clean shooting, and Alexander Povarnitsyn, with one penalty won the Junior Men's Gold medal in 24:45.8.
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28.02.2014
USA’s Doherty and Italy’s Vittozzi Take Youth Sprints
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Sean Doherty of the USA and Lisa Vittozzi of Italy claimed the first two Gold medals at the 2014 IBU Youth/ Junior World Championships today, by winning the Youth Sprints. Doherty, with four penalties won the afternoon men's 7.5K title in 19:35, while Vittozzi won the morning 6K, with one penalty in 18:49.9. Both were Silver medalists in the 2013 Championships.
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27.02.2014
Welcome to Presque Isle Videos; 2014 IBU YJWCH
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In less than 24 hours, the 2014 IBU Youth/ Junior World Championships Biathlon will kick off with the Youth sprints on Friday morning at the Nordic Heritage Center in Presque Isle, Maine.
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26.02.2014
Armin Auchentaller New Women’s Coach in Switzerland
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Swiss Ski today announced that it appointed former US World Cup Coach Armin Auchentaller as the new Women's Head Coach. This comes on th eheels of Selina Gasaparin's Silver medal in Sochi.
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