Biathlon World Championships 1988

The 5th women's world championships were held in 1988 for the second time in Chamonix, France.[1] This was the last time that separate world championships were held for women.

Biathlon World Championships 1988
Host cityChamonix
CountryFrance
Events3
Opening ceremony29 February 1988 (1988-02-29)
Closing ceremony6 March 1988 (1988-03-06)

Women's resultsEdit

10 km individualEdit

Medal Name Nation Penalties Result
  Anne Elvebakk   NOR
  Elin Kristiansen   NOR
  Venera Chernyshova   URS

5 km sprintEdit

Medal Name Nation Penalties Result
  Petra Schaaf   FRG
  Eva Korpela   SWE
  Anne Elvebakk   NOR

3 × 5 km relayEdit

Medal Name Nation Penalties Result
  Soviet Union

Venera Chernyshova
Elena Golovina
Kaija Parve

  URS
  Norway

Elin Kristiansen
Anne Elvebakk
Mona Bollerud

  NOR
  Sweden

Eva Korpela
Inger Björkbom
Sabiene Karlsson

  SWE

Medal tableEdit

Place Nation       Total
1   Norway 1 2 1 4
2   Soviet Union 1 0 1 2
3   West Germany 1 0 0 1
4   Sweden 0 1 1 2

ReferencesEdit