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International debuts for Martin Shaw and Sandy Wishart do nothing to help British Biathlon’s funding crisis

There’s a certain resignation amongst those at British Biathlon; things have been going downhill for quite some time and it’s a situation that’s not going to improve. For the last year, the governing body for biathlon in the UK has … Continue reading

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Great Britain biathon team last in Antholz-Anterselva

Great Britain’s men’s biathlon team went from bad to worse in the E.ON IBU World Cup as they finished last in the key 4×7.5km relay. Having finished second to last ahead of Lithuania in the fifth World Cup event in … Continue reading

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Kevin Kane’s biathlon team earn 25th place

The Great British men’s biathlon team suffered another blow in the recent leg of the IBU World Cup as they were again lapped in the 4×7.5km relay at Ruhpolding, Germany. The team, consisting of Kevin Kane, Pete Beyer, Marcel Laponder … Continue reading

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Pete Beyer and Nerys Jones can’t revive a struggling biathlon showing

Pete Beyer enjoyed a respectable 28th place out of 85 finishers in the Men’s 20km Individual event of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) Cup, Round 4 in Otep√§√§. Beyer picked up just three shooting penalties during the four designated breaks … Continue reading

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