Biathlon at the 2017 Asian Winter Games

Biathlon at the 2017 Asian Winter Games was held in Sapporo, Japan between 23–26 February at Nishioka Biathlon Stadium.

Biathlon
at the 2017 Asian Winter Games
Biathlon pictogram.svg
VenueNishioka Biathlon Stadium
Dates23–26 February
Competitors51 from 8 nations
← 2011

ScheduleEdit

F Final
Event↓/Date → 23rd
Thu
24th
Fri
25th
Sat
26th
Sun
Men's 10 km sprint F
Men's 12.5 km pursuit F
Men's 15 km mass start F
Women's 7.5 km sprint F
Women's 10 km pursuit F
Women's 12.5 km mass start F
Mixed 2 × 6 + 2 × 7.5 km relay F

MedalistsEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
10 km sprint
details
Yan Savitskiy
  Kazakhstan
Vassiliy Podkorytov
  Kazakhstan
Mikito Tachizaki
  Japan
12.5 km pursuit
details
Mikito Tachizaki
  Japan
Yan Savitskiy
  Kazakhstan
Kim Yong-gyu
  South Korea
15 km mass start
details
Yan Savitskiy
  Kazakhstan
Wang Wenqiang
  China
Kosuke Ozaki
  Japan

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
7.5 km sprint
details
Galina Vishnevskaya
  Kazakhstan
Zhang Yan
  China
Alina Raikova
  Kazakhstan
10 km pursuit
details
Galina Vishnevskaya
  Kazakhstan
Zhang Yan
  China
Darya Usanova
  Kazakhstan
12.5 km mass start
details
Galina Vishnevskaya
  Kazakhstan
Alina Raikova
  Kazakhstan
Fuyuko Tachizaki
  Japan

MixedEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
2 × 6 + 2 × 7.5 km relay
details
  Kazakhstan
Galina Vishnevskaya
Darya Usanova
Maxim Braun
Yan Savitskiy
  Kazakhstan
Alina Raikova
Anna Kistanova
Vassiliy Podkorytov
Anton Pantov
  Japan
Fuyuko Tachizaki
Yurie Tanaka
Mikito Tachizaki
Tsukasa Kobonoki

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Kazakhstan (KAZ)64212
2  Japan (JPN)1045
3  China (CHN)0303
4  South Korea (KOR)0011
Totals (4 nations)77721

Participating NationsEdit

A total of 51 athletes from 8 nations competed in biathlon at the 2017 Asian Winter Games:[1]

* Australia as guest nation, was ineligible to win any medals.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 Sapporo AWG sport entries by NOC". www.sapporo2017.org. 8th Sapporo Asian Winter Games Organizing Committee. 16 December 2016. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  2. ^ Morgan, Liam (30 October 2016). "Athletes from Oceania granted permission to compete at Sapporo 2017 by Organising Committee". Insidethegames.biz. Dunsar Media. Retrieved 2 January 2017.

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