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Biathlon World Championships 2012

 

Biathlon World Championships 2012

The 45th Biathlon World Championships were held in Ruhpolding, Germany, from 1 to 11 March 2012.
Biathlon World Championships 2012
Individual   men   women
Sprint   men   women
Pursuit   men   women
Mass start   men   women
Relay   men mixed women

There were total of 11 competitions held: sprint, pursuit, individual, mass start and relay races for men and women, and a mixed relay. All events during the championships also counted for the 2011–12 Biathlon World Cup season.

Contents

  • Schedule of events 1
  • Medal winners 2
    • Men 2.1
    • Women 2.2
    • Mixed 2.3
  • Medal table 3
    • Top nations 3.1
    • Top athletes 3.2
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Schedule of events

Biathlon World Championships 2012 official logo

The schedule of the event stands below. All times in CET.[1]

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

Medal winners

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
20 km individual[2]
Jakov Fak
 Slovenia
46:48.2
(0+0+0+1)
Simon Fourcade
 France
46:55.2
(0+0+1+0)
Jaroslav Soukup
 Czech Republic
47:00.5
(0+1+0+0)
10 km sprint[3]
Martin Fourcade
 France
24:18.6
(1+1)
Emil Hegle Svendsen
 Norway
24:33.7
(1+1)
Carl Johan Bergman
 Sweden
24:36.3
(0+0)
12.5 km pursuit[4]
Martin Fourcade
 France
33:39.4
(1+1+0+2)
Carl Johan Bergman
 Sweden
33:44.6
(0+1+1+0)
Anton Shipulin
 Russia
34:01.5
(1+0+0+0)
15 km mass start[5]
Martin Fourcade
 France
38:25.4
(0+1+1+0)
Björn Ferry
 Sweden
38:28.4
(0+0+0+0)
Fredrik Lindström
 Sweden
38:28.8
(0+1+1+0)
4 × 7.5 km relay[6]
 Norway
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Rune Bratsveen
Tarjei Bø
Emil Hegle Svendsen
1:17:26.8  France
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix
Simon Fourcade
Alexis Bœuf
Martin Fourcade
1:17:56.5  Germany
Simon Schempp
Andreas Birnbacher
Michael Greis
Arnd Peiffer
1:18:19.8

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km individual[7]
Tora Berger
 Norway
42:30.0
(1+0+0+0)
Marie-Laure Brunet
 France
43:26.4
(0+0+0+1)
Helena Ekholm
 Sweden
43:41.4
(1+0+0+0)
7.5 km sprint[8]
Magdalena Neuner
 Germany
21:07.0
(0+0)
Darya Domracheva
 Belarus
21:22.2
(0+0)
Vita Semerenko
 Ukraine
21:44.6
(0+0)
10 km pursuit[9]
Darya Domracheva
 Belarus
29:39.6
(0+1+1+0)
Magdalena Neuner
 Germany
30:04.7
(0+1+0+2)
Olga Vilukhina
 Russia
30:55.0
(0+0+1+0)
12.5 km mass start[10]
Tora Berger
 Norway
35:41.6
(0+0+1+0)
Marie-Laure Brunet
 France
35:49.7
(0+0+0+1)
Kaisa Mäkäräinen
 Finland
35:54.3
(0+0+0+1)
4 × 6 km relay[11]
 Germany
Tina Bachmann
Magdalena Neuner
Miriam Gössner
Andrea Henkel
1:09:33.0  France
Marie-Laure Brunet
Sophie Boilley
Anaïs Bescond
Marie Dorin
1:10:01.5  Norway
Fanny Welle-Strand Horn
Elise Ringen
Synnøve Solemdal
Tora Berger
1:10:12.5

Mixed

Event Gold Silver Bronze
2 × 6 km + 2 × 7.5 km mixed relay[12]
 Norway
Tora Berger
Synnøve Solemdal
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
Emil Hegle Svendsen
1:12:29.3  Slovenia
Andreja Mali
Teja Gregorin
Klemen Bauer
Jakov Fak
1:12:49.5  Germany
Andrea Henkel
Magdalena Neuner
Andreas Birnbacher
Arnd Peiffer
1:13:02.1

Medal table

Top nations

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Norway 4 1 1 6
2  France 3 5 0 8
3  Germany 2 1 2 5
4  Belarus 1 1 0 2
 Slovenia 1 1 0 2
6  Sweden 0 2 3 5
7  Russia 0 0 2 2
8  Czech Republic 0 0 1 1
 Finland 0 0 1 1
 Ukraine 0 0 1 1
Total 11 11 11 33

Top athletes

All athletes with two or more medals.
 Rank  Biathlete Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Martin Fourcade (FRA) 3 1 0 4
2  Tora Berger (NOR) 3 0 1 4
3  Magdalena Neuner (GER) 2 1 1 4
4  Emil Hegle Svendsen (NOR) 2 1 0 3
5  Ole Einar Bjørndalen (NOR) 2 0 0 2
6  Darya Domracheva (BLR) 1 1 0 2
 Jakov Fak (SLO) 1 1 0 2
8  Andrea Henkel (GER) 1 0 1 2
 Synnøve Solemdal (NOR) 1 0 1 2
10  Marie-Laure Brunet (FRA) 0 3 0 3
11  Simon Fourcade (FRA) 0 2 0 2
12  Carl Johan Bergman (SWE) 0 1 1 2
13  Andreas Birnbacher (GER) 0 0 2 2
 Arnd Peiffer (GER) 0 0 2 2

References

  1. ^ "IBU World Championships". Biathlonworld.com. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  2. ^ Men's 20 km individual final results
  3. ^ Men's 10 km sprint final results
  4. ^ Men's 12.5 km pursuit final results
  5. ^ Men's 15 km mass start final results
  6. ^ Men's relay final results
  7. ^ Women's 15 km individual final results
  8. ^ Women's 7.5 km sprint final results
  9. ^ Women's 10 km pursuit final results
  10. ^ Women's 12.5 km mass start final Results
  11. ^ Women's relay final results
  12. ^ Mixed relay final results

External links

  • Official website
  • IBU
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