2012–13 Biathlon World Cup

The 2012–13 Biathlon World Cup was a multi-race tournament over a season of biathlon, organised by the International Biathlon Union. The season started on 25 November 2012 in Östersund, Sweden and ended on 17 March 2013 in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.[1]

2012–13 Biathlon World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall France Martin Fourcade Norway Tora Berger
Nations Cup Russia Russia Norway Norway
Individual France Martin Fourcade Norway Tora Berger
Sprint France Martin Fourcade Norway Tora Berger
Pursuit France Martin Fourcade Norway Tora Berger
Mass start France Martin Fourcade Norway Tora Berger
Relay Russia Russia Norway Norway
Mixed Norway Norway
Competition
2012–13 World Cup in Östersund

CalendarEdit

Below is the IBU World Cup calendar for the 2012–13 season.[1]

Location Date Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay Details
  Östersund 25 November–2 December details
  Hochfilzen 7–9 December details
  Pokljuka 13–16 December details
  Oberhof 3–6 January details
  Ruhpolding 9–13 January details
  Antholz-Anterselva 17–20 January details
  Nové Město 7–17 February World Championships
  Holmenkollen 28 February–3 March details
  Sochi 7–10 March details
  Khanty-Mansiysk 14–17 March details
Total 3 10 8 5 6 2

World Cup PodiumEdit

MenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 28 November 2012   Östersund 20 km Individual   Martin Fourcade   Dominik Landertinger   Erik Lesser   Martin Fourcade Detail
1 1 December 2012   Östersund 10 km Sprint   Jean-Philippe Leguellec   Alexis Bœuf   Christoph Sumann Detail
1 2 December 2012   Östersund 12.5 km Pursuit   Martin Fourcade   Andreas Birnbacher   Anton Shipulin Detail
2 7 December 2012   Hochfilzen 10 km Sprint   Andreas Birnbacher   Martin Fourcade   Jakov Fak Detail
2 8 December 2012   Hochfilzen 12.5 km Pursuit   Jakov Fak   Dmitry Malyshko   Martin Fourcade Detail
3 13 December 2012   Pokljuka 10 km Sprint   Jakov Fak   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Martin Fourcade Detail
3 15 December 2012   Pokljuka 12.5 km Pursuit   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Ondřej Moravec   Martin Fourcade Detail
3 16 December 2012   Pokljuka 15 km Mass start   Andreas Birnbacher   Jakov Fak   Tim Burke Detail
4 5 January 2013   Oberhof 10 km Sprint   Dmitry Malyshko   Evgeniy Garanichev   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
4 6 January 2013   Oberhof 12.5 km Pursuit   Dmitry Malyshko   Evgeniy Garanichev   Ondřej Moravec Detail
5 12 January 2013   Ruhpolding 10 km Sprint   Martin Fourcade   Evgeny Ustyugov   Andrei Makoveev Detail
5 13 January 2013   Ruhpolding 15 km Mass start   Martin Fourcade   Dmitry Malyshko   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
6 18 January 2013   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Sprint   Anton Shipulin   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Jakov Fak Detail
6 19 January 2013   Antholz-Anterselva 12.5 km Pursuit   Anton Shipulin   Jakov Fak   Daniel Mesotitsch Detail
WC 9 February 2013   Nové Město 10 km Sprint   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Martin Fourcade   Jakov Fak Detail
WC 10 February 2013   Nové Město 12.5 km Pursuit   Emil Hegle Svendsen   Martin Fourcade   Anton Shipulin Detail
WC 14 February 2013   Nové Město 20 km Individual   Martin Fourcade   Tim Burke   Fredrik Lindström Detail
WC 17 February 2013   Nové Město 15 km Mass Start   Tarjei Bø   Anton Shipulin   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail
7 28 February 2013   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Sprint   Tarjei Bø   Martin Fourcade   Andriy Deryzemlya Detail
7 2 March 2013   Oslo Holmenkollen 12.5 km Pursuit   Martin Fourcade   Tarjei Bø   Alexandr Loginov Detail
7 3 March 2013   Oslo Holmenkollen 15 km Mass start   Ondřej Moravec   Martin Fourcade   Erik Lesser Detail
8 7 March 2013   Sochi 20 km Individual   Martin Fourcade   Andreas Birnbacher   Serhiy Semenov Detail
8 9 March 2013   Sochi 10 km Sprint   Martin Fourcade   Evgeny Ustyugov   Henrik L'Abée-Lund Detail
9 15 March 2013   Khanty-Mansiysk 10 km Sprint   Martin Fourcade   Lukas Hofer   Andreas Birnbacher Detail
9 16 March 2013   Khanty-Mansiysk 12.5 km Pursuit   Christoph Sumann   Simon Fourcade   Martin Fourcade
  Michal Šlesingr
Detail
9 17 March 2013   Khanty-Mansiysk 15 km Mass start   Martin Fourcade   Dominik Landertinger   Emil Hegle Svendsen Detail

WomenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Det.
1 29 November 2012   Östersund 15 km Individual   Tora Berger   Darya Domracheva   Ekaterina Glazyrina   Tora Berger Detail
1 1 December 2012   Östersund 7.5 km Sprint   Tora Berger   Olena Pidhrushna   Olga Vilukhina Detail
1 2 December 2012   Östersund 10 km Pursuit   Tora Berger   Darya Domracheva   Andrea Henkel Detail
2 7 December 2012   Hochfilzen 7.5 km Sprint   Darya Domracheva   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Tora Berger Detail
2 8 December 2012   Hochfilzen 10 km Pursuit   Synnøve Solemdal   Tora Berger   Kaisa Mäkäräinen Detail
3 14 December 2012   Pokljuka 7.5 km Sprint   Gabriela Soukalová   Miriam Gössner   Nadezhda Skardino Detail
3 15 December 2012   Pokljuka 10 km Pursuit   Miriam Gössner   Gabriela Soukalová   Marie Dorin Habert Detail
3 16 December 2012   Pokljuka 12.5 km Mass start   Tora Berger   Miriam Gössner   Gabriela Soukalová Detail
4 5 January 2013   Oberhof 7.5 km Sprint   Miriam Gössner   Tora Berger   Andrea Henkel Detail
4 6 January 2013   Oberhof 10 km Pursuit   Olga Zaitseva   Veronika Vítková   Valj Semerenko Detail
5 11 January 2013   Ruhpolding 7.5 km Sprint   Miriam Gössner   Darya Domracheva   Kaisa Mäkäräinen Detail
5 13 January 2013   Ruhpolding 12.5 km Mass start   Tora Berger   Darya Domracheva   Olga Zaitseva Detail
6 17 January 2013   Antholz-Anterselva 7.5 km Sprint   Anastasiya Kuzmina   Kaisa Mäkäräinen   Darya Domracheva Detail
6 19 January 2013   Antholz-Anterselva 10 km Pursuit   Tora Berger   Olena Pidhrushna   Kaisa Mäkäräinen Detail
WC 9 February 2013   Nové Město 7.5 km Sprint   Olena Pidhrushna   Tora Berger   Vita Semerenko Detail
WC 10 February 2013   Nové Město 10 km Pursuit   Tora Berger   Krystyna Pałka   Olena Pidhrushna Detail
WC 13 February 2013   Nové Město 15 km Individual   Tora Berger   Andrea Henkel   Valj Semerenko Detail
WC 17 February 2013   Nové Město 12.5 km Mass Start   Darya Domracheva   Tora Berger   Monika Hojnisz Detail
7 1 March 2013   Oslo Holmenkollen 7.5 km Sprint   Tora Berger   Darya Domracheva   Anastasiya Kuzmina Detail
7 2 March 2013   Oslo Holmenkollen 10 km Pursuit   Tora Berger   Marie Dorin Habert   Anastasiya Kuzmina Detail
7 3 March 2013   Oslo Holmenkollen 12.5 km Mass start   Tora Berger   Anastasiya Kuzmina   Darya Domracheva Detail
8 7 March 2013   Sochi 15 km Individual   Darya Domracheva   Olga Zaitseva   Tora Berger Detail
8 9 March 2013   Sochi 7.5 km Sprint   Magdalena Gwizdoń   Anastasiya Kuzmina   Tora Berger Detail
9 14 March 2013   Khanty-Mansiysk 7.5 km Sprint   Gabriela Soukalová   Andrea Henkel   Miriam Gössner Detail
9 16 March 2013   Khanty-Mansiysk 10 km Pursuit   Gabriela Soukalová   Olga Vilukhina   Tora Berger Detail
9 17 March 2013   Khanty-Mansiysk 12.5 km Mass start   Gabriela Soukalová   Marie Dorin Habert   Kaisa Mäkäräinen Detail

Men's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
2 9 December 2012   Hochfilzen 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Lars Helge Birkeland
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Vetle Sjastad Christiansen
Henrik L'Abée-Lund
  France
Vincent Jay
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Russia
Anton Shipulin
Andrei Makoveev
Evgeny Ustyugov
Dmitry Malyshko
4 4 January 2013   Oberhof 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Alexey Volkov
Evgeniy Garanichev
Anton Shipulin
Dmitry Malyshko
  Norway
Henrik L'Abée-Lund
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Erlend Bjøntegaard
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Germany
Simon Schempp
Erik Lesser
Arnd Peiffer
Florian Graf
5 10 January 2013   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   France
Simon Fourcade
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Norway
Erlend Bjøntegaard
Tarjei Bø
Henrik L'Abée-Lund
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Austria
Simon Eder
Friedrich Pinter
Dominik Landertinger
Christoph Sumann
6 20 January 2013   Antholz-Anterselva 4x7.5 km Relay   France
Simon Fourcade
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Russia
Anton Shipulin
Evgeny Ustyugov
Evgeniy Garanichev
Dmitry Malyshko
  Austria
Simon Eder
Christoph Sumann
Daniel Mesotitsch
Dominik Landertinger
WC 16 February 2013   Nové Město na Moravě 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Henrik L'Abée-Lund
Tarjei Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  France
Simon Fourcade
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Germany
Simon Schempp
Andreas Birnbacher
Arnd Peiffer
Erik Lesser
8 10 March 2013   Sochi 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Anton Shipulin
Alexander Loginov
Dmitry Malyshko
Evgeny Ustyugov
  Germany
Erik Lesser
Andreas Birnbacher
Arnd Peiffer
Benedikt Doll
  Czech Republic
Michal Šlesingr
Jaroslav Soukup
Vít Jánov
Ondřej Moravec

Women's teamEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
2 9 December 2012   Hochfilzen 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Fanny Horn
Synnove Solemdal
Hilde Fenne
Tora Berger
  Ukraine
Vita Semerenko
Valj Semerenko
Yuliia Dzhima
Olena Pidhrushna
  Russia
Ekaterina Glazyrina
Olga Zaitseva
Ekaterina Shumilova
Olga Vilukhina
4 3 January 2013   Oberhof 4x7.5 km Relay   Ukraine
Yuliia Dzhima
Valj Semerenko
Olena Pidhrushna
Vita Semerenko
  France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Anais Bescond
Sophie Boilley
Marie Dorin Habert
  Germany
Tina Bachmann
Miriam Gössner
Franziska Hildebrand
Nadine Horchler
5 9 January 2013   Ruhpolding 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Hilde Fenne
Ann Kristin Flatland
Synnove Solemdal
Tora Berger
  Russia
Ekaterina Glazyrina
Olga Vilukhina
Ekaterina Shumilova
Olga Zaitseva
  Czech Republic
Veronika Vítková
Gabriela Soukalová
Kristýna Černá
Veronika Zvařičová
6 20 January 2013   Antholz-Anterselva 4x7.5 km Relay   Germany
Franziska Hildebrand
Miriam Gössner
Nadine Horchler
Andrea Henkel
  Russia
Ekaterina Glazyrina
Olga Zaitseva
Ekaterina Shumilova
Olga Vilukhina
  France
Anais Bescond
Sophie Boilley
Marie-Laure Brunet
Marie Dorin Habert
WC 15 February 2013   Nové Město na Moravě 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Hilde Fenne
Ann Kristin Flatland
Synnove Solemdal
Tora Berger
  Ukraine
Yuliia Dzhima
Vita Semerenko
Valj Semerenko
Olena Pidhrushna
  Italy
Dorothea Wierer
Nicole Gontier
Michela Ponza
Karin Oberhofer
8 10 March 2013   Sochi 4x7.5 km Relay   Germany
Andrea Henkel
Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
Miriam Gössner
Laura Dahlmeier
  Ukraine
Yuliia Dzhima
Olena Pidhrushna
Valj Semerenko
Mariya Panfilova
  Norway
Hilde Fenne
Tiril Eckhoff
Ann Kristin Flatland
Tora Berger

Mixed RelayEdit

Event Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third
1 25 November 2012   Östersund 4x7.5 km Relay   Russia
Olga Zaitseva
Olga Vilukhina
Alexey Volkov
Evgeny Ustyugov
  Norway
Tora Berger
Synnove Solemdal
Erlend Bjøntegaard
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Czech Republic
Veronika Vítková
Gabriela Soukalová
Michal Šlesingr
Ondřej Moravec
WC 7 February 2013   Nové Město na Moravě 4x7.5 km Relay   Norway
Tora Berger
Synnove Solemdal
Tarjei Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Marie Dorin Habert
Alexis Boeuf
Martin Fourcade
  Czech Republic
Veronika Vítková
Gabriela Soukalová
Jaroslav Soukup
Ondřej Moravec

Standings: MenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
     Martin Fourcade 1248
2.   Emil Hegle Svendsen 827
3.   Dominik Landertinger 715
4.   Jakov Fak 709
5.   Andreas Birnbacher 691
  • Final standings after 26 races.

Standings: WomenEdit

OverallEdit

Pos. Points
     Tora Berger 1234
2.   Darya Domracheva 924
3.   Andrea Henkel 856
4.   Marie Dorin Habert 843
5.   Kaisa Mäkäräinen 834
  • Final standings after 26 races.

Standings: MixedEdit

Mixed RelayEdit

Pos. Points
     Norway 114
2.   Russia 98
3.   Czech Republic 96
4.   France 94
5.   Italy 79
  • Final standings after 2 races.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Norway2291041
2  France1212630
3  Russia712928
4  Germany77923
5  Czech Republic53513
6  Belarus35311
7  Ukraine25613
8  Slovenia2237
9  Austria1247
10  Slovakia1225
11  Poland1113
12  Canada1001
13  Finland0246
14  Italy0112
  United States0112
16  Sweden0011
Totals (16 nations)646465193

AchievementsEdit

First World Cup career victory
  •   Jean-Philippe Leguellec (CAN), 27, in his 6th season — the WC 1 Sprint in Östersund; it also was his first podium and the first podium for a Canadian male biathlete
  •   Synnøve Solemdal (NOR), 23, in her 5th season — the WC 2 Pursuit in Hochfilzen; it also was her first podium
  •   Gabriela Soukalová (CZE), 23, in her 4th season — the WC 3 Sprint in Pokljuka; it also was her first podium
  •   Miriam Gössner (GER), 22, in her 3rd season — the WC 3 Pursuit in Pokljuka; first podium was 2010-11 Sprint in Östersund
  •   Dmitry Malyshko (RUS), 25, in his 2nd season — the WC 4 Sprint in Oberhof; first podium was 2011-12 Pursuit in Kontiolahti
  •   Olena Pidhrushna (UKR), 26, in her 7th season — the World Championships Sprint in Nové Město; first podium was 2012-13 Sprint in Östersund
  •   Ondřej Moravec (CZE), 28, in his 9th season — the WC 7 Mass start in Holmenkollen; first podium was 2012-13 Pursuit in Pokljuka
First World Cup podium
  •   Erik Lesser (GER), 24, in his 4th season — no. 3 in the WC 1 Individual in Östersund
  •   Ekaterina Glazyrina (RUS), 25, in her 3rd season — no. 3 in the WC 1 Individual in Östersund
  •   Olena Pidhrushna (UKR), 25, in her 7th season — no. 2 in the WC 1 Sprint in Östersund
  •   Nadezhda Skardino (BLR), 27, in her 7th season — no. 3 in the WC 3 Sprint in Pokljuka
  •   Ondřej Moravec (CZE), 28, in his 9th season — no. 2 in the WC 3 Pursuit in Pokljuka
  •   Veronika Vítková (CZE), 24, in her 7th season — no. 2 in the WC 4 Pursuit in Oberhof
  •   Krystyna Pałka (POL), 29, in her 8th season — no. 2 in the World Championships Pursuit in Nové Město
  •   Monika Hojnisz (POL), 21, in her 3rd season — no. 3 in the World Championships Mass start in Nové Město
  •   Alexandr Loginov (RUS), 21, in his 1st season — no. 3 in the WC 7 Pursuit in Holmenkollen
  •   Serhiy Semenov (UKR), 24, in his 4th season — no. 3 in the WC 8 Individual in Sochi
  •   Henrik L'Abée-Lund (NOR), 26, in his 3rd season — no. 3 in the WC 8 Sprint in Sochi
Victory in this World Cup (all-time number of victories in parentheses)

RetirementsEdit

Following are notable biathletes who announced their retirement:

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Event schedule". IBU Datacentre at datacenter.biathlonresults.com. International Biathlon Union. Archived from the original on 4 December 2012. Retrieved 15 December 2012.