Biathlon World Championships 2020

The Biathlon World Championships 2020 took place in Rasen-Antholz, Italy, from 12 to 23 February 2020.

Biathlon World Championships 2020
Host cityRasen-Antholz
CountryItaly
Events12
Opening ceremony12 February
Closing ceremony23 February
Officially opened bySergio Mattarella
Main venueSouth Tyrol Arena
WebsiteWebsite

Host selectionEdit

On 4 September 2016, Antholz-Anterselva won the voting (30 votes) during the twelfth IBU Congress in Chisinau over Pokljuka (15 votes) and Oberhof, Germany (four votes). Also Nové Město na Moravě withdrew their bid for 2020 before the vote took place. The 2020 event is staged in Antholz for the sixth time.[1]

ScheduleEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).[2]

Date Time Event
13 February 14:45 2 × 6 km W + 2 × 6 km M mixed relay
14 February 14:45 Women's 7.5 km sprint
15 February 14:45 Men's 10 km sprint
16 February 13:00 Women's 10 km pursuit
15:15 Men's 12.5 km pursuit
18 February 14:15 Women's 15 km individual
19 February 14:15 Men's 20 km individual
20 February 15:15 6 km W + 7.5 km M single mixed relay
22 February 11:45 Women's 4 × 6 km relay
14:45 Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay
23 February 12:30 Women's 12.5 km mass start
15:00 Men's 15 km mass start

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Italy)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Norway63211
2  France3238
3  Italy*2204
4  Russia1012
5  Germany0415
6  United States0101
7  Czech Republic0022
8  Austria0011
  Sweden0011
  Ukraine0011
Totals (10 nations)12121236

Top athletesEdit

All athletes with two or more medals.

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Marte Olsbu Røiseland (NOR)5027
2  Johannes Thingnes Bø (NOR)3306
3  Dorothea Wierer (ITA)2204
4  Émilien Jacquelin (FRA)2024
5  Martin Fourcade (FRA)2013
6  Tiril Eckhoff (NOR)2002
7  Quentin Fillon Maillet (FRA)1203
8  Tarjei Bø (NOR)1102
9  Alexander Loginov (RUS)1012
10  Denise Herrmann (GER)0202
  Franziska Preuß (GER)0202
  Vanessa Hinz (GER)0202
13  Erik Lesser (GER)0112

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
10 km sprint[3]
details
Alexander Loginov
  Russia
22:48.1
(0+0)
Quentin Fillon Maillet
  France
22:54.6
(1+0)
Martin Fourcade
  France
23:07.6
(0+0)
12.5 km pursuit[4]
details
Émilien Jacquelin
  France
31:15.2
(0+0+0+0)
Johannes Thingnes Bø
  Norway
31:15.6
(1+1+0+0)
Alexander Loginov
  Russia
31:29.1
(0+0+0+1)
20 km individual[5]
details
Martin Fourcade
  France
49:43.1
(0+0+0+1)
Johannes Thingnes Bø
  Norway
50:40.1
(1+0+0+1)
Dominik Landertinger
  Austria
51:05.2
(0+0+0+1)
4 × 7.5 km relay[6]
details
  France
Émilien Jacquelin
Martin Fourcade
Simon Desthieux
Quentin Fillon Maillet
1:12:35.9
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+2)
  Norway
Vetle Sjåstad Christiansen
Johannes Dale
Tarjei Bø
Johannes Thingnes Bø
1:12:57.4
(0+0) (1+3)
(0+0) (0+3)
(0+1) (0+2)
(0+2) (0+1)
  Germany
Erik Lesser
Philipp Horn
Arnd Peiffer
Benedikt Doll
1:13:12.1
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+3) (1+3)
15 km mass start[7]
details
Johannes Thingnes Bø
  Norway
38:09.5
(0+0+0+0)
Quentin Fillon Maillet
  France
38:51.5
(1+0+1+1)
Émilien Jacquelin
  France
39:04.5
(1+0+1+0)

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
7.5 km sprint[8]
details
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
  Norway
21:13.1
(0+1)
Susan Dunklee
  United States
21:19.9
(0+0)
Lucie Charvátová
  Czech Republic
21:34.4
(1+0)
10 km pursuit[9]
details
Dorothea Wierer
  Italy
29:22.0
(0+0+0+1)
Denise Herrmann
  Germany
29:31.5
(1+0+1+1)
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
  Norway
29:37.8
(1+0+0+2)
15 km individual[10]
details
Dorothea Wierer
  Italy
43:07.7
(1+1+0+0)
Vanessa Hinz
  Germany
43:09.9
(0+0+0+1)
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
  Norway
43:23.5
(0+1+0+1)
4 × 6 km relay[11]
details
  Norway
Synnøve Solemdal
Ingrid Landmark Tandrevold
Tiril Eckhoff
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
1:07:05.7
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+3) (1+3)
(0+0) (0+0)
  Germany
Karolin Horchler
Vanessa Hinz
Franziska Preuß
Denise Herrmann
1:07:16.4
(0+1) (0+3)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+2) (0+2)
  Ukraine
Anastasiya Merkushyna
Yuliia Dzhima
Vita Semerenko
Olena Pidhrushna
1:07:24.1
(0+1) (0+1)
(0+2) (0+0)
(0+1) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+1)
12.5 km mass start[12]
details
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
  Norway
39:14.0
(1+1+0+0)
Dorothea Wierer
  Italy
39:34.7
(1+0+1+1)
Hanna Öberg
  Sweden
39:40.1
(1+0+0+2)

MixedEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
4 × 6 km W+M relay[13]
details
  Norway
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
Tiril Eckhoff
Tarjei Bø
Johannes Thingnes Bø
1:02:27.7
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+2) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+0) (0+2)
  Italy
Lisa Vittozzi
Dorothea Wierer
Lukas Hofer
Dominik Windisch
1:02:43.3
(0+2) (0+0)
(0+1) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+2)
  Czech Republic
Eva Kristejn Puskarčíková
Markéta Davidová
Ondřej Moravec
Michal Krčmář
1:02:58.5
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
6 km W + 7.5 km M single relay[14]
details
  Norway
Marte Olsbu Røiseland
Johannes Thingnes Bø
34:19.9
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+1) (0+3)
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+0)
  Germany
Franziska Preuß
Erik Lesser
34:37.5
(0+0) (0+1)
(0+0) (0+2)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+1)
  France
Anaïs Bescond
Émilien Jacquelin
34:49.7
(0+0) (0+0)
(0+2) (0+1)
(0+1) (0+0)
(0+0) (0+0)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Congress closes in Chisinau". Archived from the original on 16 September 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Competition schedule" (PDF). biathlon-antholz.it. Retrieved 10 February 2020.
  3. ^ Men's sprint results
  4. ^ Men's pursuit results
  5. ^ Men's individual results
  6. ^ Men's relay results
  7. ^ Men's mass start results
  8. ^ Women's sprint results
  9. ^ Women's pursuit results
  10. ^ Women's individual results
  11. ^ Women's relay results
  12. ^ Women's mass start results
  13. ^ Mixed relay results
  14. ^ Single mixed relay results

External linksEdit