1995–96 Biathlon World Cup

The 1995–96 Biathlon World Cup was a multi-race tournament over a season of biathlon, organised by the International Biathlon Union. The season started on 7 December 1995 in Östersund, Sweden, and ended on 17 March 1996 in Hochfilzen, Austria. It was the 19th season of the Biathlon World Cup.

1995–96 World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall Russia Vladimir Drachev France Emmanuelle Claret
Nations Cup Russia Russia France France
Individual Russia Vladimir Drachev Slovenia Andreja Grašič
Sprint Russia Vladimir Drachev France Emmanuelle Claret
Competition

CalendarEdit

Below is the IBU World Cup calendar for the 1995–96 season.[1]

Location Date Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay
  Östersund 7–10 December
  Holmenkollen 14–17 December
  Antholz 11–14 January
  Osrblie 18–21 January
  Ruhpolding 3–11 February
  Pokljuka 7–10 March
  Hochfilzen 14–17 March
Total 7 7 0 0 6

World Cup PodiumEdit

MenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 7 December 1995   Östersund 20 km Individual   Vesa Hietalahti   Sergei Tarasov   Pavel Mouslimov   Vesa Hietalahti Detail
1 9 December 1995   Östersund 10 km Sprint   Ludwig Gredler   Sven Fischer   Pieralberto Carrara   Sven Fischer Detail
2 14 December 1995   Oslo Holmenkollen 20 km Individual   Sven Fischer   Mikael Löfgren   Vladimir Drachev Detail
2 16 December 1995   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Sprint   Sven Fischer   Viktor Maigourov   Ricco Groß Detail
3 11 January 1996   Antholz-Anterselva 20 km Individual   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Vladimir Drachev   Halvard Hanevold Detail
3 13 January 1996   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Ludwig Gredler   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Vladimir Drachev Detail
4 18 January 1996   Brezno-Osrblie 20 km Individual   Vladimir Drachev   Raphaël Poirée   Vesa Hietalahti   Vladimir Drachev Detail
4 20 January 1996   Brezno-Osrblie 10 km Sprint   Vladimir Drachev   Ludwig Gredler   René Cattarinussi Detail
WC 4 February 1996   Ruhpolding 20 km Individual   Sergei Tarasov   Vladimir Drachev   Vadim Sashurin Detail
WC 9 February 1996   Ruhpolding 10 km Sprint   Vladimir Drachev   Viktor Maigourov   René Cattarinussi Detail
5 7 March 1996   Pokljuka 20 km Individual   Sergei Rozhkov   Vladimir Drachev   Viktor Maigourov Detail
5 9 March 1996   Pokljuka 10 km Sprint   Vladimir Drachev   Viktor Maigourov   Sven Fischer Detail
6 14 March 1996   Hochfilzen 20 km Individual   Viktor Maigourov   Halvard Hanevold   Vladimir Drachev Detail
6 16 March 1996   Hochfilzen 10 km Sprint   Vladimir Drachev   Raphaël Poirée   Sven Fischer Detail

WomenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 7 December 1995   Östersund 15 km Individual   Uschi Disl   Tetyana Vodopyanova   Magdalena Forsberg   Uschi Disl Detail
1 9 December 1995   Östersund 7.5 km Sprint   Svetlana Paramygina   Olga Melnik   Mari Lampinen   Svetlana Paramygina Detail
2 14 December 1995   Oslo Holmenkollen 15 km Individual   Magdalena Forsberg   Petra Behle   Soňa Mihoková   Uschi Disl Detail
2 16 December 1995   Oslo Holmenkollen 7.5 km Sprint   Uschi Disl   Petra Behle   Svetlana Paramygina Detail
3 11 January 1996   Antholz-Anterselva 15 km Individual   Uschi Disl   Andreja Grašič   Petra Behle Detail
3 13 January 1996   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Uschi Disl   Emmanuelle Claret   Magdalena Forsberg Detail
4 18 January 1996   Brezno-Osrblie 15 km Individual   Andreja Grašič   Ann-Elen Skjelbreid   Hildegunn Mikkelsplass Detail
4 20 January 1996   Brezno-Osrblie 7.5 km Sprint   Emmanuelle Claret   Florence Baverel   Andreja Grašič Detail
WC 3 February 1996   Ruhpolding 15 km Individual   Emmanuelle Claret   Olga Melnik   Olena Petrova   Emmanuelle Claret Detail
WC 8 February 1996   Ruhpolding 7.5 km Sprint   Olga Romasko   Ann-Elen Skjelbreid   Magdalena Forsberg Detail
5 7 March 1996   Pokljuka 15 km Individual   Tetyana Vodopyanova   Natalia Permiakova   Katrin Apel Detail
5 9 March 1996   Pokljuka 7.5 km Sprint   Petra Behle   Uschi Disl   Yu Shumei Detail
6 14 March 1996   Hochfilzen 15 km Individual   Simone Greiner-Petter-M.   Myriam Bédard   Florence Baverel Detail
6 16 March 1996   Hochfilzen 7.5 km Sprint   Soňa Mihoková   Yu Shumei   Simone Greiner-Petter-M. Detail

Men's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
1 10 December 1995   Östersund 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Viktor Maigourov
Vladimir Drachev
Pavel Muslimov
Alexei Kobelev
  Germany
Ricco Gross
Mark Kirchner
Frank Luck
Sven Fischer
  Austria
Hannes Obererlacher
Wolfgang Perner
Reinhard Neuner
Ludwig Gredler
2 17 December 1995   Holmenkollen 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Viktor Maigourov
Vladimir Drachev
Sergei Tarasov
Pavel Muslimov
  Germany
Ricco Gross
Mark Kirchner
Frank Luck
Sven Fischer
  Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Egil Gjelland
Frode Andresen
Jon Åge Tyldum
3 14 January 1996   Antholz 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Viktor Maigourov
Vladimir Drachev
Sergei Tarasov
Alexei Kobelev
  Belarus
Alexei Aidarov
Oleg Ryzhenkov
Vadim Sashurin
Alexander Popov
  Italy
Rene Cattarinussi
Wilfried Pallhuber
Patrick Favre
Pieralberto Carrara
WC 11 February 1996   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Viktor Maigourov
Vladimir Drachev
Sergei Tarasov
Alexei Kobelev
  Germany
Ricco Gross
Peter Sendel
Frank Luck
Sven Fischer
  Belarus
Alexei Aidarov
Oleg Ryzhenkov
Vadim Sashurin
Alexander Popov
5 10 March 1996   Pokljuka 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Pavel Muslimov
Vladimir Drachev
Eduard Ryabov
Alexei Kobelev
  Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Halvard Hanevold
Frode Andresen
Dag Bjørndalen
  Germany
Peter Sendel
Frank Luck
Mark Kirchner
Sven Fischer
6 17 March 1996   Hochfilzen 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Halvard Hanevold
Frode Andresen
Dag Bjørndalen
  Russia
Viktor Maigourov
Alexei Kobelev
Sergei Tarasov
Vladimir Drachev
  Belarus
Alexei Aidarov
Oleg Ryzhenkov
Alexander Popov
Vadim Sashurin

Women's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
1 10 December 1995   Östersund 4x6 km Relay   Germany
Uschi Disl
Katrin Apel
Martina Zellner
Petra Behle
  Ukraine
Tetyana Vodopyanova
Olena Petrova
Olena Zubrilova
Valentina Tserbe-Nessina
  Russia
Olga Anisimova
Olga Melnik
Galina Kukleva
Irina Mileshina
2 17 December 1995   Holmenkollen 4x6 km Relay   Germany
Uschi Disl
Katrin Apel
Martina Zellner
Petra Behle
  Norway
Ann-Elen Skjelbreid
Annette Sikveland
Hildegunn Mikkelsplass
Liv Grete Skjelbreid
  France
Corinne Niogret
Florence Baverel
Emmanuelle Claret
Anne Briand
3 14 January 1996   Antholz 4x6 km Relay   France
Corinne Niogret
Florence Baverel
Emmanuelle Claret
Anne Briand
  Germany
Uschi Disl
Simone Greiner
Katrin Apel
Petra Behle
  Ukraine
Tetyana Vodopyanova
Nina Lemesh
Olena Petrova
Olena Zubrilova
WC 10 February 1996   Ruhpolding 4x6 km Relay   Germany
Uschi Disl
Simone Greiner
Katrin Apel
Petra Behle
  France
Corinne Niogret
Florence Baverel
Emmanuelle Claret
Anne Briand
  Ukraine
Tetyana Vodopyanova
Valentina Tserbe-Nessina
Olena Petrova
Olena Zubrilova
5 10 March 1996   Pokljuka 4x6 km Relay   France
Florence Baverel
Emmanuelle Claret
Anne Briand
Corinne Niogret
  Germany
Uschi Disl
Simone Greiner
Katrin Apel
Petra Behle
  Norway
Ann-Elen Skjelbreid
Annette Sikveland
Hildegunn Mikkelsplass
Gunn Margit Andreassen
6 17 March 1996   Hochfilzen 4x6 km Relay   France
Florence Baverel
Emmanuelle Claret
Anne Briand
Corinne Niogret
  Norway
Ann-Elen Skjelbreid
Annette Sikveland
Hildegunn Mikkelsplass
Gunn Margit Andreassen
  Germany
Uschi Disl
Simone Greiner
Katrin Apel
Petra Behle

Standings: MenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
1.   Vladimir Drachev 276
2.   Viktor Maigourov 204
3.   Sven Fischer 184
4.   Pieralberto Carrara 166
5.   Ludwig Gredler 162
  • Final standings after 14 races.

Standings: WomenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
1.   Emmanuelle Claret 226
2.   Uschi Disl 212
3.   Petra Behle 191
4.   Andreja Grašič 187
5.   Magdalena Wallin 178
  • Final standings after 14 races.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia1410630
2  Germany119828
3  France55212
4  Norway27413
5  Austria2114
6  Belarus1247
7  Ukraine1236
8  Sweden1135
9  Slovenia1113
10  Finland1023
11  Slovakia1012
12  China0112
13  Canada0101
14  Italy0044
Totals (14 entries)404040120

AchievementsEdit

Victory in this World Cup (all-time number of victories in parentheses)

RetirementsEdit

Following notable biathletes retired during or after the 1995–96 season:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gregor, Jakub. "Schedule". biathlonresults.com. IBU. Retrieved 26 May 2018.

External linksEdit