Frode to Defend Top Position in World Cup

Posted 21. February 2001 by Editor

After having completed a very demanding schedule and the world championships, the biathletes are now going to the USA. The Pre Olympics in biathlon is held in Salt Lake from February 28th until March 3rd. There will be a full program with individual, sprint and pursuit races for men and women.

Some racers may then participate in the military world championships in Vermont before there will be more world cup races in Lake Placid USA March 9th to 11th.

The world cup final will be held in Holmenkollen 15th to 18th of March.

Live updates from the races in the USA at wwww.wintersport.as.

The top ten in the world cup below, full standings in the results section under results and world cup standings.

Men:

1 POIREE, Raphael FRA 765
2 BJOERNDALEN, Ole Einar NOR 583
3 ROSTOVTSEV, Pavel RUS 523
4 ANDRESEN, Frode NOR 473
5 FISCHER, Sven GER 465
6 GROSS, Ricco GER 438
7 GJELLAND, Egil NOR 432
8 HANEVOLD, Halvard NOR 411
9 MAIGOUROV, Viktor RUS 357
10 ROZHKOV, Sergei RUS 334

Women:

1 FORSBERG, Magdalena SWE 756
2 ZUBRILOVA, Olena UKR 616
3 SKJELBREID-POIREE, Liv Grete NOR 566
4 NIOGRET, Corinne FRA 562
5 DISL, Uschi GER 462
6 HENKEL, Andrea GER 427
7 PYLEVA, Olga RUS 423
8 WILHELM, Kati GER 344
9 HEYMANN-BURLET, Delphyne FRA 344
10 APEL, Katrin GER 336

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