2000–01 Biathlon World Cup

The 2000–01 Biathlon World Cup was a multi-race tournament over a season of biathlon, organised by the International Biathlon Union. The season started on 30 November 2000 in Antholz-Anterselva, Italy, and ended on 18 March 2001 in Holmenkollen, Norway.[1] It was the twenty-fourth season of the Biathlon World Cup.

2000–01 World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall France Raphaël Poirée Sweden Magdalena Forsberg
Nations Cup Norway Norway Germany Germany
Individual Russia Sergei Rozhkov Sweden Magdalena Forsberg
Sprint Norway Ole Einar Bjørndalen Sweden Magdalena Forsberg
Pursuit France Raphaël Poirée Sweden Magdalena Forsberg
Mass start Germany Sven Fischer Sweden Magdalena Forsberg
Relay Norway Norway Norway Norway
Competition

CalendarEdit

Below is the IBU World Cup calendar for the 2000–01 season.[1]

Location Date Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Details
  Antholz-Anterselva[N 1] 30 November–3 December details
  Antholz-Anterselva[N 2] 7–10 December details
  Antholz-Anterselva[N 3] 14–17 December details
  Oberhof 4–7 January details
  Ruhpolding 10–14 January details
  Antholz-Anterselva 18–21 January details
  Pokljuka 3–11 February World Championships
  Salt Lake City 28 February–3 March details
  Lake Placid 7 March details
  Holmenkollen 16–18 March details
Total 4 10 7 4 5

World Cup PodiumEdit

MenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 30 November 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 20 km Individual   Zdeněk Vítek   Carsten Heymann   Sergei Rozhkov   Zdeněk Vítek Detail
1 1 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Raphaël Poirée   Sven Fischer   Raphaël Poirée Detail
2 7 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Raphaël Poirée   Pavel Rostovtsev   Ole Einar Bjørndalen Detail
2 8 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 12.5 km Pursuit   Raphaël Poirée   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Frode Andresen Detail
3 14 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 20 km Individual   Sergei Rozhkov   Raphaël Poirée   Ricco Groß Detail
3 15 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Raphaël Poirée   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Vadim Sashurin Detail
3 17 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 12.5 km Pursuit   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Raphaël Poirée   Sven Fischer Detail
4 4 January 2001   Oberhof 10 km Sprint   Raphaël Poirée   Tord Wiksten   Carsten Heymann Detail
4 6 January 2001   Oberhof 12.5 km Pursuit   Viktor Maigourov   Raphaël Poirée   Frode Andresen Detail
4 7 January 2001   Oberhof 15 km Mass Start   Sven Fischer   Egil Gjelland   Tomaž Globočnik Detail
5 12 January 2001   Ruhpolding 10 km Sprint   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Raphaël Poirée   Egil Gjelland Detail
5 14 January 2001   Ruhpolding 12.5 km Pursuit   Raphaël Poirée   Frank Luck   Ricco Groß Detail
6 18 January 2001   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Raphaël Poirée   Frode Andresen Detail
6 21 January 2001   Antholz-Anterselva 15 km Mass Start   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Carsten Heymann   Pavel Rostovtsev Detail
WC 3 February 2001   Pokljuka 10 km Sprint   Pavel Rostovtsev   René Cattarinussi   Halvard Hanevold Detail
WC 4 February 2001   Pokljuka 12.5 km Pursuit   Pavel Rostovtsev   Raphaël Poirée   Sven Fischer Detail
WC 7 February 2001   Pokljuka 20 km Individual   Paavo Puurunen   Vadim Sashurin   Ilmārs Bricis Detail
WC 9 February 2001   Pokljuka 15 km Mass Start   Raphaël Poirée   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Sven Fischer Detail
7 28 February 2001   Salt Lake City 20 km Individual   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Sven Fischer   Julien Robert Detail
7 2 March 2001   Salt Lake City 10 km Sprint   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Frode Andresen   Frank Luck Detail
7 3 March 2001   Salt Lake City 12.5 km Pursuit   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Vadim Sashurin   Pavel Rostovtsev Detail
8 7 March 2001   Lake Placid 10 km Sprint   Frode Andresen   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Henrik Forsberg Detail
9 16 March 2001   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Sprint   Frode Andresen   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Halvard Hanevold Detail
9 17 March 2001   Oslo Holmenkollen 12.5 km Pursuit   Frode Andresen   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Egil Gjelland Detail
9 18 March 2001   Oslo Holmenkollen 15 km Mass Start   Sven Fischer   Raphaël Poirée   Frode Andresen Detail

WomenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 30 November 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 15 km Individual   Corinne Niogret   Andrea Henkel   Magdalena Forsberg   Corinne Niogret Detail
1 1 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Olena Zubrilova   Corinne Niogret   Olena Petrova Detail
2 7 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Gro Marit Istad   Olga Pyleva   Kati Wilhelm Detail
2 8 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Forsberg   Corinne Niogret   Olena Zubrilova Detail
3 14 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 15 km Individual   Sandrine Bailly   Corinne Niogret   Magdalena Forsberg Detail
3 16 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Forsberg   Liv Grete Poirée   Tetyana Vodopyanova   Magdalena Forsberg Detail
3 17 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Forsberg   Andrea Henkel   Uschi Disl Detail
4 5 January 2001   Oberhof 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Forsberg   Olena Zubrilova   Corinne Niogret Detail
4 6 January 2001   Oberhof 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Forsberg   Olena Zubrilova   Uschi Disl Detail
4 7 January 2001   Oberhof 12.5 km Mass Start   Magdalena Forsberg   Svetlana Tchernousova   Liv Grete Poirée Detail
5 13 January 2001   Ruhpolding 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Forsberg   Liv Grete Poirée   Katrin Apel Detail
5 14 January 2001   Ruhpolding 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Forsberg   Liv Grete Poirée   Galina Koukleva Detail
6 18 January 2001   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Forsberg   Olga Pyleva   Martina Glagow Detail
6 21 January 2001   Antholz-Anterselva 12.5 km Mass Start   Corinne Niogret   Delphyne Heymann-Burlet   Uschi Disl Detail
WC 3 February 2001   Pokljuka 7.5 km Sprint   Kati Wilhelm   Uschi Disl   Liv Grete Poirée Detail
WC 4 February 2001   Pokljuka 10 km Pursuit   Liv Grete Poirée   Corinne Niogret   Magdalena Forsberg Detail
WC 6 February 2001   Pokljuka 15 km Individual   Magdalena Forsberg   Liv Grete Poirée   Olena Zubrilova Detail
WC 9 February 2001   Pokljuka 12.5 km Mass Start   Magdalena Forsberg   Martina Glagow   Liv Grete Poirée Detail
7 28 February 2001   Salt Lake City 15 km Individual   Magdalena Forsberg   Martina Zellner   Martina Glagow Detail
7 2 March 2001   Salt Lake City 7.5 km Sprint   Uschi Disl   Liv Grete Poirée   Andrea Henkel Detail
7 3 March 2001   Salt Lake City 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Forsberg   Liv Grete Poirée   Corinne Niogret Detail
8 7 March 2001   Lake Placid 7.5 km Sprint   Kati Wilhelm   Martina Zellner   Delphyne Heymann-Burlet Detail
9 16 March 2001   Oslo Holmenkollen 7.5 km Sprint   Liv Grete Poirée   Magdalena Forsberg   Nathalie Santer Detail
9 17 March 2001   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Forsberg   Liv Grete Poirée   Martina Glagow Detail
9 18 March 2001   Oslo Holmenkollen 12.5 km Mass Start   Yu Shumei   Magdalena Forsberg   Olena Zubrilova Detail

Men's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
1 3 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 4x7.5 km Relay   Czech Republic
Petr Garabík
Ivan Masařík
Tomáš Holubec
Zdeněk Vítek
  Ukraine
Vyacheslav Derkach
Andriy Deryzemlya
Olexander Bilanenko
Ruslan Lysenko
  Germany
Peter Sendel
Sven Fischer
Carsten Heymann
Ricco Gross
2 9 December 2000   Antholz 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Halvard Hanevold
Frode Andresen
Egil Gjelland
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
  Czech Republic
Petr Garabík
Ivan Masařík
Roman Dostál
Zdeněk Vítek
  Russia
Sergei Rozhkov
Andrei Prokunin
Mikhail Kochkin
Alexei Kobelev
5 10 January 2001   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Egil Gjelland
Frode Andresen
Dag Bjørndalen
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
  Germany
Marco Morgenstern
Peter Sendel
Alexander Wolf
Ricco Gross
  Belarus
Alexei Aidarov
Alexandr Syman
Oleg Ryzhenkov
Vadim Sashurin
6 20 January 2001   Antholz-Anterselva 4x7.5 km Relay   Germany
Marco Morgenstern
Sven Fischer
Frank Luck
Ricco Gross
  Norway
Egil Gjelland
Frode Andresen
Halvard Hanevold
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
  Russia
Sergei Rozhkov
Andrei Prokunin
Pavel Rostovtsev
Viktor Maigourov
WC 11 February 2001   Pokljuka 4x7.5 km Relay   France
Gilles Marguet
Vincent Defrasne
Julien Robert
Raphael Poiree
  Belarus
Alexei Aidarov
Alexandr Syman
Oleg Ryzhenkov
Vadim Sashurin
  Norway
Egil Gjelland
Frode Andresen
Halvard Hanevold
Ole Einar Bjørndalen

Women's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
1 3 December 2000   Antholz-Anterselva 4x6 km Relay   Norway
Ann-Elen Skjelbreid
Gro Marit Istad
Gunn Margit Andreassen
Liv Grete Poiree
  Germany
Uschi Disl
Andrea Henkel
Katrin Apel
Martina Glagow
  Ukraine
Olena Zubrilova
Olena Petrova
Nina Lemesh
Tetyana Vodopyanova
2 10 December 2000   Antholz 4x6 km Relay   Germany
Uschi Disl
Kati Wilhelm
Katrin Apel
Andrea Henkel
  France
Sylvie Becaert
Delphyne Heymann
Sandrine Bailly
Corinne Niogret
  Russia
Olga Pyleva
Galina Kukleva
Anna Bogaliy
Svetlana Tchernousova
5 11 January 2001   Ruhpolding 4x6 km Relay   Norway
Ann-Elen Skjelbreid
Gro Marit Istad
Linda Tjorhom
Liv Grete Poiree
  Germany
Uschi Disl
Martina Glagow
Katrin Apel
Andrea Henkel
  Russia
Olga Pyleva
Svetlana Ishmouratova
Galina Kukleva
Svetlana Tchernousova
6 19 January 2001   Antholz-Anterselva 4x6 km Relay   Norway
Ann-Elen Skjelbreid
Gro Marit Istad
Linda Tjorhom
Gunn Margit Andreassen
  Russia
Anna Bogaliy
Svetlana Tchernousova
Svetlana Ishmouratova
Olga Pyleva
  Ukraine
Olena Zubrilova
Olena Petrova
Nina Lemesh
Tetyana Vodopyanova
WC 10 February 2001   Pokljuka 4x6 km Relay   Russia
Olga Pyleva
Anna Bogaliy
Galina Kukleva
Svetlana Ishmouratova
  Germany
Uschi Disl
Katrin Apel
Andrea Henkel
Kati Wilhelm
  Ukraine
Olena Zubrilova
Olena Petrova
Nina Lemesh
Tetyana Vodopyanova

Standings: MenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
     Raphaël Poirée 921
2.   Ole Einar Bjørndalen 911
3.   Frode Andresen 712
4.   Pavel Rostovtsev 707
5.   Sven Fischer 675
  • Final standings after 25 races.

Standings: WomenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
     Magdalena Forsberg 1021
2.   Liv Grete Poirée 804
3.   Olena Zubrilova 774
4.   Corinne Niogret 665
5.   Andrea Henkel 635
  • Final standings after 25 races.

AchievementsEdit

First World Cup career victory
  •   Zdeněk Vítek (CZE), 23, in his 5th season — the WC 1 Individual in Antholz-Anterselva; first podium was 1999–2000 Pursuit in Oberhof
  •   Sandrine Bailly (FRA), 21, in her 2nd season — the WC 3 Individual in Antholz-Anterselva; it also was her first podium
  •   Kati Wilhelm (GER), 24, in her 1st season — the World Championships Sprint in Pokljuka; first podium was 2000–01 Sprint in Antholz-Anterselva
  •   Paavo Puurunen (FIN), 27, in his 7th season — the World Championships Individual in Pokljuka; it also was his first podium
  •   Yu Shumei (CHN), 23, in her 6th season — the WC 9 Mass Start in Holmenkollen; first podium was 1995–96 Sprint in Antholz-Anterselva
First World Cup podium
  •   Kati Wilhelm (GER), 24, in her 1st season — no. 3 in the WC 2 Sprint in Antholz-Anterselva
  •   Tord Wiksten (SWE), 29, in his 8th season — no. 2 in the WC 4 Sprint in Oberhof
  •   Tomaž Globočnik (SLO), 28, in his 7th season — no. 3 in the WC 4 Mass Start in Oberhof
  •   Julien Robert (FRA), 26, in his 6th season — no. 3 in the WC 7 Individual in Salt Lake City
  •   Henrik Forsberg (SWE), 34, in his 2nd season — no. 3 in the WC 8 Sprint in Lake Placid
Victory in this World Cup (all-time number of victories in parentheses)

RetirementsEdit

Following notable biathletes announced their retirement during or after the 2000–01 season:

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ Originally scheduled to be held in Hochfilzen, Austria
  2. ^ Originally scheduled to be held in Pokljuka, Slovenia
  3. ^ Originally scheduled to be held in Brezno-Osrblie, Slovakia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Schedule". IBU Datacenter. International Biathlon Union. Archived from the original on 29 May 2016. Retrieved 18 June 2016.

External linksEdit