2011–12 Biathlon World Cup

The 2011–12 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 2011 in Östersund, Sweden and ended on 18 March 2012 in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.

2011–12 Biathlon World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall France Martin Fourcade Germany Magdalena Neuner
Nations Cup Russia Russia Russia Russia
Individual France Simon Fourcade Sweden Helena Ekholm
Sprint France Martin Fourcade Germany Magdalena Neuner
Pursuit France Martin Fourcade Belarus Darya Domracheva
Mass start Germany Andreas Birnbacher Belarus Darya Domracheva
Relay France France France France
Mixed Russia Russia
Competition
2011–12 World Cup in Östersund

CalendarEdit

Below is the IBU World Cup calendar for the 2011–12 season.[1]

Location Date Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay Details
  Östersund 30 November–4 December details
  Hochfilzen 7 December–11 December details
  Hochfilzen 15–18 December details
  Oberhof 4–8 January details
  Nové Město 11–15 January details
  Antholz-Anterselva 19–22 January details
  Holmenkollen 2–5 February details
  Kontiolahti 10–12 February details
  Ruhpolding 29 February–11 March World Championships
  Khanty-Mansiysk 16–18 March details
Total 3 10 8 5 4 3

World Cup PodiumEdit

MenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 30 November 2011   Östersund 20 km Individual   Martin Fourcade   Michal Šlesingr   Simon Schempp   Martin Fourcade Detail
1 2 December 2011   Östersund 10 km Sprint   Carl Johan Bergman   Tarjei Bø   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
1 4 December 2011   Östersund 12.5 km Pursuit   Martin Fourcade   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Jaroslav Soukup Detail
2 9 December 2011   Hochfilzen 10 km Sprint   Carl Johan Bergman   Andrei Makoveev   Benjamin Weger Detail
2 10 December 2011   Hochfilzen 12.5 km Pursuit   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Tarjei Bø   Benjamin Weger   Carl Johan Bergman Detail
3 15 December 2011   Hochfilzen 10 km Sprint   Tarjei Bø   Martin Fourcade   Timofey Lapshin   Tarjei Bø Detail
3 17 December 2011   Hochfilzen 12.5 km Pursuit   Andreas Birnbacher   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Simon Fourcade Detail
4 7 January 2012   Oberhof 10 km Sprint   Arnd Peiffer   Simon Fourcade   Evgeny Ustyugov Detail
4 8 January 2012   Oberhof 15 km Mass start   Andreas Birnbacher   Simon Fourcade   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
5 12 January 2012   Nové Město 20 km Individual   Andrei Makoveev   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Björn Ferry Detail
5 14 January 2012   Nové Město 10 km Sprint   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Simon Fourcade   Martin Fourcade Detail
5 15 January 2012   Nové Město 12.5 km Pursuit   Anton Shipulin   Martin Fourcade
  Arnd Peiffer
Detail
6 20 January 2012   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Fredrik Lindström   Evgeniy Garanichev   Martin Fourcade   Martin Fourcade Detail
6 21 January 2012   Antholz-Anterselva 15 km Mass start   Andreas Birnbacher   Anton Shipulin   Martin Fourcade Detail
7 2 February 2012   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Sprint   Evgeniy Garanichev   Arnd Peiffer   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
7 4 February 2012   Oslo Holmenkollen 12.5 km Pursuit   Arnd Peiffer   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Evgeniy Garanichev   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
7 5 February 2012   Oslo Holmenkollen 15 km Mass start   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Andreas Birnbacher   Evgeniy Garanichev Detail
8 11 February 2012   Kontiolahti 10 km Sprint   Martin Fourcade   Timofey Lapshin   Benjamin Weger   Martin Fourcade Detail
8 12 February 2012   Kontiolahti 12.5 km Pursuit   Ole Einar Bjørndalen   Martin Fourcade   Dmitry Malyshko Detail
WC 3 March 2012   Ruhpolding 10 km Sprint   Martin Fourcade   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Carl Johan Bergman Detail
WC 4 March 2012   Ruhpolding 12.5 km Pursuit   Martin Fourcade   Carl Johan Bergman   Anton Shipulin Detail
WC 6 March 2012   Ruhpolding 20 km Individual   Jakov Fak   Simon Fourcade   Jaroslav Soukup Detail
WC 11 March 2012   Ruhpolding 15 km Mass Start   Martin Fourcade   Björn Ferry   Fredrik Lindström Detail
9 16 March 2012   Khanty-Mansiysk 10 km Sprint   Martin Fourcade   Arnd Peiffer   Fredrik Lindström Detail
9 17 March 2012   Khanty-Mansiysk 12.5 km Pursuit   Martin Fourcade   Arnd Peiffer   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
9 18 March 2012   Khanty-Mansiysk 15 km Mass start   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Arnd Peiffer   Anton Shipulin Detail

WomenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 1 December 2011   Östersund 15 km Individual   Darya Domracheva   Anna Maria Nilsson   Magdalena Neuner   Darya Domracheva Detail
1 3 December 2011   Östersund 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Tora Berger   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Magdalena Neuner Detail
1 4 December 2011   Östersund 10 km Pursuit   Tora Berger   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Magdalena Neuner Detail
2 9 December 2011   Hochfilzen 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Olga Zaitseva Detail
2 10 December 2011   Hochfilzen 10 km Pursuit   Darya Domracheva   Olga Zaitseva   Magdalena Neuner Detail
3 16 December 2011   Hochfilzen 7.5 km Sprint   Olga Zaitseva   Darya Domracheva   Helena Ekholm Detail
3 17 December 2011   Hochfilzen 10 km Pursuit   Olga Zaitseva   Helena Ekholm   Darya Domracheva Detail
4 6 January 2012   Oberhof 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Darya Domracheva   Olga Zaitseva Detail
4 8 January 2012   Oberhof 12.5 km Mass start   Magdalena Neuner   Tora Berger   Andrea Henkel Detail
5 11 January 2012   Nové Město 15 km Individual   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Helena Ekholm   Magdalena Neuner Detail
5 13 January 2012   Nové Město 7.5 km Sprint   Olga Zaitseva   Tora Berger   Magdalena Neuner Detail
5 15 January 2012   Nové Město 10 km Pursuit   Tora Berger   Helena Ekholm   Marie-Laure Brunet Detail
6 19 January 2012   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Darya Domracheva Detail
6 22 January 2012   Antholz-Anterselva 12.5 km Mass start   Darya Domracheva   Anastasiya Kuzmina   Magdalena Neuner Detail
7 2 February 2012   Oslo Holmenkollen 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Darya Domracheva   Tora Berger Detail
7 4 February 2012   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Pursuit   Magdalena Neuner   Olga Zaitseva   Darya Domracheva Detail
7 5 February 2012   Oslo Holmenkollen 12.5 km Mass start   Andrea Henkel   Darya Domracheva   Teja Gregorin Detail
8 11 February 2012   Kontiolahti 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Darya Domracheva Detail
8 12 February 2012   Kontiolahti 10 km Pursuit   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Magdalena Neuner   Darya Domracheva Detail
WC 3 March 2012   Ruhpolding 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Darya Domracheva   Vita Semerenko Detail
WC 4 March 2012   Ruhpolding 10 km Pursuit   Darya Domracheva   Magdalena Neuner   Olga Vilukhina Detail
WC 7 March 2012   Ruhpolding 15 km Individual   Tora Berger   Marie-Laure Brunet   Helena Ekholm Detail
WC 11 March 2012   Ruhpolding 12.5 km Mass Start   Tora Berger   Marie-Laure Brunet   Kaisa Mäkäräinen Detail
9 16 March 2012   Khanty-Mansiysk 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Neuner   Vita Semerenko   Darya Domracheva Detail
9 17 March 2012   Khanty-Mansiysk 10 km Pursuit   Darya Domracheva   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Vita Semerenko Detail
9 18 March 2012   Khanty-Mansiysk 12.5 km Mass start   Darya Domracheva   Tora Berger   Kaisa Mäkäräinen Detail

Men's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
2 11 December 2011   Hochfilzen 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Rune Brattsveen
Lars Berger
Emil Hegle Svendsen
Tarjei Bø
  Russia
Anton Shipulin
Andrei Makoveev
Evgeny Ustyugov
Dmitry Malyshko
  France
Vincent Jay
Simon Fourcade
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
4 5 January 2012   Oberhof 4x7.5 km Relay   Italy
Christian De Lorenzi
Markus Windisch
Dominik Windisch
Lukas Hofer
  Russia
Anton Shipulin
Evgeniy Garanichev
Evgeny Ustyugov
Alexey Volkov
  Sweden
Tobias Arwidson
Björn Ferry
Fredrik Lindström
Carl Johan Bergman
6 22 January 2012   Antholz-Anterselva 4x7.5 km Relay   France
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Simon Fourcade
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Germany
Michael Rösch
Andreas Birnbacher
Florian Graf
Arnd Peiffer
  Austria
Simon Eder
Tobias Eberhard
Daniel Mesotitsch
Dominik Landertinger
WC 9 March 2012   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Rune Brattsveen
Tarjei Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  France
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Simon Fourcade
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Germany
Simon Schempp
Andreas Birnbacher
Michael Greis
Arnd Peiffer

Women's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
2 11 December 2011   Hochfilzen 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Fanny Horn
Elise Ringen
Synnove Solemdal
Tora Berger
  France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Anais Bescond
Sophie Boilley
Marie Dorin Habert
  Russia
Svetlana Sleptsova
Natalia Guseva
Anna Bogaliy-Titovets
Olga Zaitseva
4 4 January 2012   Oberhof 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Anna Bogaliy-Titovets
Svetlana Sleptsova
Olga Zaitseva
Olga Vilukhina
  Norway
Fanny Horn
Elise Ringen
Synnove Solemdal
Tora Berger
  France
Marie Dorin Habert
Anais Bescond
Marine Bolliet
Sophie Boilley
6 21 January 2012   Antholz-Anterselva 4x7.5 km Relay   France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Sophie Boilley
Anais Bescond
Marie Dorin Habert
  Belarus
Nadezhda Skardino
Liudmila Kalinchik
Natassia Dubarezava
Darya Domracheva
  Russia
Ekaterina Glazyrina
Svetlana Sleptsova
Olga Zaitseva
Olga Vilukhina
WC 10 March 2012   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   Germany
Tina Bachmann
Magdalena Neuner
Miriam Gössner
Andrea Henkel
  France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Sophie Boilley
Anais Bescond
Marie Dorin Habert
  Norway
Fanny Horn
Elise Ringen
Synnove Solemdal
Tora Berger

Mixed RelayEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
3 18 December 2011   Hochfilzen 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Olga Vilukhina
Olga Zaitseva
Alexey Volkov
Anton Shipulin
  Czech Republic
Veronika Vítková
Gabriela Soukalová
Ondřej Moravec
Michal Šlesingr
  France
Marie Dorin Habert
Sophie Boilley
Alexis Boeuf
Simon Fourcade
8 10 February 2012   Kontiolahti 4x7.5 km Relay   France
Sophie Boilley
Anais Bescond
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Vincent Jay
  Ukraine
Natalya Burdyga
Olena Pidhrushna
Andriy Deryzemlya
Serguei Sednev
  Slovakia
Jana Gereková
Anastasiya Kuzmina
Matej Kazár
Miroslav Matiaško
WC 1 March 2012   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Tora Berger
Synnove Solemdal
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Slovenia
Andreja Mali
Teja Gregorin
Klemen Bauer
Jakov Fak
  Germany
Andrea Henkel
Magdalena Neuner
Andreas Birnbacher
Arnd Peiffer

Standings: MenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
     Martin Fourcade 1100
2.   Emil Hegle Svendsen 1035
3.   Andreas Birnbacher 837
4.   Arnd Peiffer 736
5.   Simon Fourcade 716
  • Final standings after 26 races.

Standings: WomenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
     Magdalena Neuner 1216
2.   Darya Domracheva 1188
3.   Tora Berger 1056
4.   Kaisa Mäkäräinen 1011
5.   Helena Ekholm 898
  • Final standings after 26 races.

Standings: MixedEdit

Mixed RelayEdit

Pos. Points
     Russia 143
2.   France 138
3.   Germany 128
4.   Ukraine 115
5.   Sweden 114
  • Final standings after 3 races.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Germany1791036
2  Norway1412632
3  France1112831
4  Russia881228
5  Belarus66618
6  Sweden36716
7  Finland25310
8  Slovenia1113
9  Italy1001
10  Czech Republic0224
  Ukraine0224
12  Slovakia0112
13   Switzerland0033
14  Austria0011
Totals (14 nations)636462189

AchievementsEdit

First World Cup career victory
  •   Andrei Makoveev (RUS), 29, in his 8th season — the WC 5 Individual in Nové Město; first podium was 2006-07 Sprint in Khanty-Mansiysk
  •   Fredrik Lindström (SWE), 22, in his 4th season — the WC 6 Sprint in Antholz; it also was his first podium
  •   Evgeniy Garanichev (RUS), 23, in his 2nd season — the WC 7 Sprint in Holmenkollen; first podium was 2011-12 Sprint in Antholz
  •   Jakov Fak (SLO), 24, in his 6th season — the World Championships Individual in Ruhpolding; first podium was 2008-09 Individual in Pyeong Chang
First World Cup podium
  •   Anna Maria Nilsson (SWE), 28, in her 10th season — no. 2 in the WC 1 Individual in Östersund
  •   Jaroslav Soukup (CZE), 29, in his 9th season — no. 3 in the WC 1 Pursuit in Östersund
  •   Timofey Lapshin (RUS), 23, in his 1st season — no. 3 in the WC 3 Sprint in Hochfilzen (2)
  •   Evgeniy Garanichev (RUS), 23, in his 2nd season — no. 2 in the WC 6 Sprint in Antholz
  •   Dmitry Malyshko (RUS), 24, in his 1st season — no. 3 in the WC 8 Pursuit in Kontiolahti
  •   Olga Vilukhina (RUS), 23, in her 3rd season — no. 3 in the World Championships Pursuit in Ruhpolding
Victory in this World Cup (all-time number of victories in parentheses)

RetirementsEdit

Following are notable biathletes who announced their retirement:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Cup Schedule". Archived from the original on 2016-04-02. Retrieved 2019-08-31.

External linksEdit