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Any sporting event made up of two disciplines which, as a winter sport, refers specifically to cross-country skiing and rifle shooting. The so-called modern biathlon combines running and swimming but, when no Olympic-sized pool is available, a biathlon may consist of running and biking, usually bicycling and running—i.e., it is a triathlon without the swimming
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5km sprint, Lightfoot was back on the biathlon course.
Slovakia will be represented by 56 athletes in ice hockey (25), biathlon (10), alpine skiing (7), cross-country skiing (5), luge (5), figure skating (3) and snowboarding (1).
The International Biathlon Union is requested to modify the results of the above-mentioned events accordingly and to consider any further action within its own competence.
If the complex is built, it will be used for training of adolescents and elite athletes and for holding competitions of the highest rank in ski jumping, cross country skiing and biathlon.
Shari will cover biathlon rifles soon, since the Winter Olympics are almost upon us.
New Delhi [India], July 28 ( ANI ): The Indian Army team is all set to participate in the Tank Biathlon competition, which is scheduled to be held from July 29 to August 12.
EXCITED FOR THEIR CHANCE to compete nationally in the Olympic sport of biathlon, cadets from across the country gathered in Valcartier, Quebec from February 28 to March 4 for the National Cadet Biathlon Championship.
Further success for the teams came at the National Schools Biathlon Championships in Leigh, with the girls year 10, 11 and 12 teams all securing a first place.
Soldier James Cairns who had a leg amputated after serving in Afghanistan and is now planning to compete in a biathlon
Russia has held international competitions of tank and aircraft crews over the past two years, and the famous annual Tank Biathlon is expected to become the most important part of the Army Games.
Also, record number of 18 Saudis took part in the first event, a biathlon (350m swim followed by a 3km run), in perfect conditions at Ishbilia Compound.
It would host the snowboarding, freestyle skiing, cross-country, ski jumping, Nordic combined and biathlon events at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.