The IBU authorizes six types of biathlon events—individual, sprint, relay, pursuit, mass start, and team. Individual competition covers a distance of 20 km (12.4 miles) for men and…

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How do you prepare for a duathlon? How to train for a duathlon Keep things simple. Brage’s first tip is not to get carried away by the sometimes-intimidating…

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The first modern biathlon probably occurred in 1912 when the Norwegian military organised the Forvarsrennet in Oslo. An annual event, it consisted initially of a 17km cross-country ski…

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Biathlon is a winter sport that combines cross-country skiing and rifle shooting. The sport has its origins in an exercise for Norwegian soldiers. The first known competition took…

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By contrast, top U.S. Olympic biathletes get a stipend of $2,000 a month, plus bonuses if they win on the World Cup circuit. Others on the team scrape…

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How do you prepare for a biathlon? How to Train for Biathlon: You have to be very physically fit. Train in endurance sports like long distance running. Ensure…

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Training. Training techniques for biathlon involve racing in lower level biathlon events, cross-country skiing and taking thousands of practice shots at the rifle range, sometimes using air rifles….

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What does biathlon mean in English? : a composite athletic contest consisting of cross-country skiing and rifle sharpshooting. What does in a biathlon? Biathlon combines two sports –…

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The IBU authorizes six types of biathlon events—individual, sprint, relay, pursuit, mass start, and team. Individual competition covers a distance of 20 km (12.4 miles) for men and…

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