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World Environment Day, June 5th 2023: Trees planted in Kontiolahti to offset carbon emissions

World Cup volunteers, staff, and partners gathered to plant the trees.


Julia Simon Took Pursuit, Minkkinen's Result Career Best

Women’s pursuit had a French winner as Julia Simon took the first place. Italian Dorothea Wierer took the second place and...


Boe Continued His Celebrations in Pursuit, Hiidensalo 27th as the best Finn

Norway’s Johannes Boe finished his successful week in Kontiolahti with a victory in men’s pursuit. Similar to the sprint...


Hauser Won, All Finnish Women Qualified for Pursuit

Austrian Lisa Hauser won women’s sprint with clean shooting. Italian Lisa Vittozzi got one penalty and placed second, 17.3...


Boe Led Norwegians to a Double Victory in Sprint, Challenging Day for Finns

The men's sprint ended with Norway's double victory, as Johannes Thingnes Boe won and Sturla Holm Laegreid placed second....


Finland To Apply for World Championships in 2028 or 2029

Finnish Biathlon Federation and Kontiolahti Sport Club will apply to host the biathlon World Championships in 2028 or...


Elvira Oeberg Anchored Swedish Women to Relay Victory, Finland 7th

Elvira Oeberg was strong on skis, as usual, and anchored Sweden’s women to relay victory. Germany finished second, Norway third.


Norway Ruled in Men’s Relay, Finland 6th 

Norway ended men’s 4x7.5 km relay with an overwhelming victory with Vetle Sjaastad Christiansen, Sturla Holm Laegreid,...


Hanna Oeberg Continued Swedish Celebrations, Kinnunen and Eder in Top 20

Women’s first World Cup race this season ended with a Swedish celebration. Hanna Oeberg won the Individual event, Norway’s...