2020–21 Biathlon IBU Cup

The 2020–21 Biathlon IBU Cup was a multi-race tournament over a season of biathlon, organised by the International Biathlon Union. IBU Cup was the second-rank competition in biathlon after the Biathlon World Cup. The season started on 14 January 2021 in Arber, Germany and ended on 14 March 2021 in Obertilliach, Austria. The defending overall champions from the 2019–20 Biathlon IBU Cup were Lucas Fratzscher from Germany and Elisabeth Högberg from Sweden.

2020–21 Biathlon IBU Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall Norway Filip Fjeld Andersen Germany Vanessa Voigt
U25 Norway Filip Fjeld Andersen Germany Vanessa Voigt
Individual Norway Endre Strømsheim Germany Vanessa Voigt
Sprint Norway Filip Fjeld Andersen Russia Anastasia Shevchenko
Pursuit Norway Sivert Guttorm Bakken Germany Vanessa Voigt
Germany Anna Weidel
Relay  Germany  Russia
Nations Cup  Norway  Russia
Mixed  Norway
Competition
Locations 4 venues 4 venues
Individual 15 events 15 events
Relay/Team 2 events 2 events
Mixed 6 events 6 events

CalendarEdit

Below is the IBU Cup calendar for the 2020–21 season.[1]

Location Date Individual /
Short individual
Sprint Pursuit Relay Mixed
relay
Single
mixed relay
Details
  Arber 14–17 January ● ●
20–23 January
  Duszniki-Zdrój 27–31 January European Championships
  Brezno-Osrblie 13–14 February
17–21 February
  Obertilliach 10–14 March ● ●
Total: 40 (17 men's, 17 women's, 6 mixed) 4 8 3 2 3 3
Notes

IBU Cup podiumsEdit

MenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Dark blue bib
(After competition)
Res.
1 14 January 2021   Arber 10 km Sprint   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen   Filip Fjeld Andersen   Sivert Guttorm Bakken   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen Res.
16 January 2021   Filip Fjeld Andersen   Philipp Nawrath   Sivert Guttorm Bakken   Filip Fjeld Andersen   Filip Fjeld Andersen Res.
2 20 January 2021   Arber 15 km Short Individual   Endre Strømsheim   Philipp Nawrath   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen Res.
22 January 2021 10 km Sprint   Filip Fjeld Andersen   Sivert Guttorm Bakken   Philipp Nawrath Res.
EC 27 January 2021   Duszniki-Zdrój 20 km Individual   Andrejs Rastorgujevs   Erlend Bjøntegaard   Endre Strømsheim Res.
29 January 2021 10 km Sprint   Martin Jäger   Said Karimulla Khalili   Johannes Kühn Res.
30 January 2021 12.5 km Pursuit   Artem Pryma   Michal Krčmář   Håvard Gutubø Bogetveit Res.
3 13 February 2021   Brezno-Osrblie 10 km Sprint   Håvard Gutubø Bogetveit   Justus Strelow   Erlend Bjøntegaard Res.
14 February 2021 12.5 km Pursuit   Philipp Nawrath   Justus Strelow   Sivert Guttorm Bakken Res.
4 17 February 2021   Brezno-Osrblie 15 km Short Individual   Nikita Porshnev   Justus Strelow   Endre Strømsheim Res.
20 February 2021 10 km Sprint   Philipp Nawrath   David Zobel   Ruslan Tkalenko
  Philipp Horn
  Philipp Nawrath Res.
21 February 2021 12.5 km Pursuit   Endre Strømsheim   Sivert Guttorm Bakken   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen   Sivert Guttorm Bakken   Sivert Guttorm Bakken Res.
5 10 March 2021   Obertilliach 15 km Short Individual   Hugo Rivail   Daniele Cappellari   Heikki Laitinen
  Justus Strelow
  Filip Fjeld Andersen   Filip Fjeld Andersen Res.
12 March 2021 10 km Sprint   Philipp Nawrath   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen   Hugo Rivail   Philipp Nawrath Res.
13 March 2021 10 km Sprint   Filip Fjeld Andersen   Sivert Guttorm Bakken   Aleksander Fjeld Andersen   Filip Fjeld Andersen Res.

WomenEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib
(After competition)
Dark blue bib
(After competition)
Res.
1 14 January 2021   Arber 7.5 km Sprint   Tatiana Akimova   Valeriia Vasnetcova   Anastasia Shevchenko   Tatiana Akimova   Valeriia Vasnetcova Res.
16 January 2021 7.5 km Sprint   Tatiana Akimova   Anastasia Shevchenko   Camille Bened   Anastasia Shevchenko Res.
2 20 January 2021   Arber 12.5 km Short Individual   Tamara Steiner   Anna Weidel   Ekaterina Bekh Res.
22 January 2021 7.5 km Sprint   Valeriia Vasnetcova   Åsne Skrede   Lou Jeanmonnot   Valeriia Vasnetcova   Valeriia Vasnetcova Res.
EC 27 January 2021   Duszniki-Zdrój 15 km Individual   Monika Hojnisz-Staręga   Anastasiya Merkushyna   Larisa Kuklina   Anastasia Shevchenko   Anastasia Shevchenko Res.
29 January 2021 7.5 km Sprint   Baiba Bendika   Karoline Erdal   Anastasia Shevchenko Res.
30 January 2021 10 km Pursuit   Kamila Żuk   Karoline Erdal   Åsne Skrede Res.
3 13 February 2021   Brezno-Osrblie 7.5 km Sprint   Vanessa Voigt   Ekaterina Noskova   Anna Weidel Res.
14 February 2021 10 km Pursuit   Vanessa Voigt   Anastasiia Goreeva   Anastasiia Egorova Res.
4 17 February 2021   Brezno-Osrblie 12.5 km Short Individual   Vanessa Voigt   Hanna Kebinger   Madeleine Phaneuf   Vanessa Voigt   Vanessa Voigt Res.
20 February 2021 7.5 km Sprint   Anastasiia Egorova   Marthe Kråkstad Johansen   Karoline Erdal Res.
21 February 2021 10 km Pursuit   Anna Weidel   Anna Kryvonos   Ragnhild Femsteinevik Res.
5 10 March 2021   Obertilliach 12.5 km Short Individual   Vanessa Voigt   Anastasiia Goreeva   Sophie Chauveau Res.
12 March 2021 7.5 km Sprint   Emilie Kalkenberg
  Anastasiia Egorova
None awarded   Rebecca Passler Res.
13 March 2021 7.5 km Sprint   Anastasiia Goreeva   Anastasiia Egorova   Caroline Colombo Res.

Men's team – 4x7.5 km RelayEdit

Stage Date Place Winner Second Third Leader
(After competition)
Res.
1 17 January 2021   Arber   Germany
Justus Strelow
Dominic Schmuck
Danilo Riethmüller
Philipp Nawrath
  Ukraine
Ruslan Bryhadyr
Andriy Dotsenko
Taras Lesiuk
Bogdan Tsymbal
  France
Oscar Lombardot
Sébastien Mahon
Éric Perrot
Hugo Rivail
  Germany Res.
4 18 February 2021   Brezno-Osrblie   Germany
Justus Strelow
Lucas Fratzscher
Philipp Horn
Philipp Nawrath
  Russia
Kirill Streltsov
Vasilii Tomshin
Nikita Porshnev
Semen Suchilov
  Norway
Aleksander Fjeld Andersen
Erlend Bjøntegaard
Håvard Gutubø Bogetveit
Endre Strømsheim
Res.

Women's team – 4x6 km RelayEdit

Stage Date Place Winner Second Third Leader
(After competition)
Res.
1 17 January 2021   Arber   Russia
Valeriia Vasnetcova
Anastasiia Goreeva
Anastasia Shevchenko
Tatiana Akimova
  Sweden
Ingela Andersson
Tilda Johansson
Anna Magnusson
Elisabeth Högberg
  Germany
Franziska Hildebrand
Stefanie Scherer
Vanessa Voigt
Marion Deigentesch
  Russia Res.
4 18 February 2021   Brezno-Osrblie   Russia
Natalia Gerbulova
Ekaterina Noskova
Valeriia Vasnetcova
Anastasiia Egorova
  Sweden
Elisabeth Högberg
Stina Nilsson
Ingela Andersson
Anna Hedström
  Germany
Anna Weidel
Juliana Frühwirt
Hanna Kebinger
Marion Deigentesch
Res.

MixedEdit

Stage Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Leader
(After competition)
Res.
2 23 January 2021   Arber 1x6 km + 1x7.5 km Single Mixed Relay   Norway
Endre Strømsheim
Karoline Erdal
  Italy
Daniele Cappellari
Rebecca Passler
  Germany
Lucas Fratzscher
Stefanie Scherer
  Norway Res.
4x7.5 km Mixed Relay   Russia
Said Karimulla Khalili
Daniil Serokhvostov
Anastasiia Goreeva
Valeriia Vasnetcova
  France
Oscar Lombardot
Sébastien Mahon
Sophie Chauveau
Camille Bened
  Norway
Aleksander Fjeld Andersen
Filip Fjeld Andersen
Åsne Skrede
Emilie Kalkenberg
Res.
EC 31 January 2021   Duszniki-Zdrój 1x6 km + 1x7.5 km Single Mixed Relay   Germany
Stefanie Scherer
Justus Strelow
  France
Caroline Colombo
Emilien Claude
  Russia
Larisa Kuklina
Evgeniy Garanichev
  Germany Res.
4x6 km Mixed Relay   Norway
Emilie Kalkenberg
Åsne Skrede
Erlend Bjøntegaard
Sivert Guttorm Bakken
  Germany
Vanessa Voigt
Marion Deigentesch
Dominic Schmuck
Philipp Nawrath
  Ukraine
Iryna Petrenko
Vita Semerenko
Bogdan Tsymbal
Artem Pryma
  Norway Res.
5 14 March 2021   Obertilliach 4x6 km Mixed Relay   Germany
Marion Deigentesch
Hanna Kebinger
Dominic Schmuck
Lucas Fratzscher
  Norway
Emilie Kalkenberg
Åsne Skrede
Filip Fjeld Andersen
Sivert Guttorm Bakken
  Czech Republic
Anna Tkadlecová
Tereza Voborníková
Milan Žemlička
Adam Václavík
  Germany
  Norway
Res.
1x6 km + 1x7.5 km Single Mixed Relay   Norway
Karoline Erdal
Aleksander Fjeld Andersen
  Russia
Anastasiia Egorova
Vasilii Tomshin
  France
Paula Botet
Sébastien Mahon
  Norway Res.

Standings (men)Edit

Standings (women)Edit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Germany129829
2  Norway11111537
3  Russia109524
4  Latvia2002
  Poland2002
6  Ukraine1337
7  France12710
8  Austria1001
  Switzerland1001
10  Italy0213
11  Sweden0202
12  Czech Republic0112
13  Finland0011
  United States0011
Totals (14 entries)413942122

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Calendar and Results – IBU Cups". IBU. Retrieved 19 January 2021.
  2. ^ "IBU adjusts competition schedule for 2020/21 season". IBU. 11 September 2020. Retrieved 17 January 2021.

External linksEdit