Biathlon World Championships 2013

The 46th Biathlon World Championships was held in Nové Město na Moravě, Czech Republic, from 7 to 17 February 2013.[1][2]

There were a total of 11 competitions: sprint, pursuit, individual, mass start and relay races for both men, women and a mixed relay. All events during the championships also counted for the Biathlon World Cup season.

Norway took a record 8 out of 11 gold medals.

ScheduleEdit

All times are local.

Date Time Event
7 February 17:30 2 × 6 km + 2 × 7.5 km mixed relay
9 February 13:00 Men's 10 km sprint
16:15 Women's 7.5 km sprint
10 February 13:00 Men's 12.5 km pursuit
16:15 Women's 10 km pursuit
13 February 17:15 Women's 15 km individual
14 February 17:15 Men's 20 km individual
15 February 17:15 Women's 4 × 6 km relay
16 February 15:15 Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay
17 February 12:00 Women's 12.5 km mass start
15:00 Men's 15 km mass start

Medal winnersEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
20 km individual[3]
details
Martin Fourcade
  France
49:43.0
(0+0+0+1)
Tim Burke
  United States
50:06.5
(0+0+0+1)
Fredrik Lindström
  Sweden
50:16.7
(0+0+0+1)
10 km sprint[4]
details
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Norway
23:25.1
(0+1)
Martin Fourcade
  France
23:33.2
(0+1)
Jakov Fak
  Slovenia
23:36.3
(0+0)
12.5 km pursuit[5]
details
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Norway
32:35.5
(0+0+0+1)
Martin Fourcade
  France
32:35.6
(0+1+1+0)
Anton Shipulin
  Russia
32:39.1
(0+0+1+0)
15 km mass start[6]
details
Tarjei Bø
  Norway
36:15.8
(0+0+0+0)
Anton Shipulin
  Russia
36:19.5
(0+0+1+0)
Emil Hegle Svendsen
  Norway
36:23.2
(0+1+0+0)
4 × 7.5 km relay[7]
details
  Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Henrik L'Abée-Lund
Tarjei Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
1:15:39.0
(0+1) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
  France
Simon Fourcade
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Alexis Bœuf
Martin Fourcade
1:16:51.8
(0+0) (0+3)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+2)
  Germany
Simon Schempp
Andreas Birnbacher
Arnd Peiffer
Erik Lesser
1:16:57.5
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (2+3)

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km individual[8]
details
Tora Berger
  Norway
44:52.5
(0+0+0+0)
Andrea Henkel
  Germany
45:45.2
(0+0+0+0)
Valentina Semerenko
  Ukraine
46:35.0
(1+0+0+0)
7.5 km sprint[9]
details
Olena Pidhrushna
  Ukraine
21:02.1
(0+0)
Tora Berger
  Norway
21:08.5
(0+1)
Vita Semerenko
  Ukraine
21:24.9
(0+0)
10 km pursuit[10]
details
Tora Berger
  Norway
28:48.4
(0+1+2+0)
Krystyna Pałka
  Poland
29:06.9
(0+0+1+1)
Olena Pidhrushna
  Ukraine
29:09.9
(0+0+2+0)
12.5 km mass start[11]
details
Darya Domracheva
  Belarus
35:54.5
(1+0+0+1)
Tora Berger
  Norway
36:03.2
(1+0+1+0)
Monika Hojnisz
  Poland
36:22.1
(0+0+1+0)
4 × 6 km relay[12]
details
  Norway
Hilde Fenne
Ann Kristin Flatland
Synnøve Solemdal
Tora Berger
1:08:11.0
(0+2) (1+3)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+1)
  Ukraine
Yuliia Dzhima
Vita Semerenko
Valentina Semerenko
Olena Pidhrushna
1:08:18.0
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+2) (0+0)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
  Italy
Dorothea Wierer
Nicole Gontier
Michela Ponza
Karin Oberhofer
1:08:22.6
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+2) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+0)

MixedEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
2 × 6 km + 2 × 7.5 km relay[13]
details
  Norway
Tora Berger
Synnøve Solemdal
Tarjei Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
1:12:04.9
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
  France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Marie Dorin Habert
Alexis Bœuf
Martin Fourcade
1:12:24.9
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+1) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+1)
  Czech Republic
Veronika Vítková
Gabriela Soukalová
Jaroslav Soukup
Ondřej Moravec
1:12:37.2
(0+2) (0+1)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+0)

Medal tableEdit

Top nationsEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Norway82111
2  France1405
3  Ukraine1135
4  Belarus1001
5  Germany0112
  Poland0112
  Russia0112
8  United States0101
9  Czech Republic0011
  Italy0011
  Slovenia0011
  Sweden0011
Totals (12 nations)11111133

Top athletesEdit

All athletes with one gold or two or more medals.

RankBiathleteGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Tora Berger (NOR)4206
2  Emil Hegle Svendsen (NOR)4015
3  Tarjei Bø (NOR)3003
4  Synnøve Solemdal (NOR)2002
5  Martin Fourcade (FRA)1405
6  Olena Pidhrushna (UKR)1113
7  Ann Kristin Flatland (NOR)1001
  Darya Domracheva (BLR)1001
  Henrik L'Abée-Lund (NOR)1001
  Hilde Fenne (NOR)1001
  Ole Einar Bjørndalen (NOR)1001
12  Alexis Bœuf (FRA)0202
13  Anton Shipulin (RUS)0112
  Valj Semerenko (UKR)0112
  Vita Semerenko (UKR)0112
Totals (15 biathletes)2012537

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ruhpolding und Nove Mesto erhalten Biathlon-WM" (in German). Biathlon-online.de. 6 September 2008. Archived from the original on 21 July 2012. Retrieved 30 January 2012.
  2. ^ Нове Место готовится к чемпионату мира (in Russian). biathlon.com.ua. 25 October 2012.
  3. ^ Men's Individual Results
  4. ^ Men's Sprint Results
  5. ^ Men's Pursuit Results
  6. ^ Men's Mass Start Results
  7. ^ Men's Relay Results
  8. ^ Women's Individual Results
  9. ^ Women's Sprint Results
  10. ^ Women's Pursuit Results
  11. ^ Women's Mass Start Results
  12. ^ Women's Relay Results
  13. ^ Mixed Relay Results

External linksEdit