Taken from the Russia world Cup biathlon Pokljuka gave

Отобранный у России ЧМ по биатлону отдали Поклюке

IBU has identified the owners of the biathlon world Championships in 2021 and 2023.

The international biathlon Union (IBU) at its Congress chose the venue of the world Championships 2021 and 2023 years.

World Cup 2021 will take place in Pokljuka, Slovenia. Previously the venue of the championship was Tyumen, but in February 2017, the IBU Executive Board has deprived the Russian city right of conducting of competitions in connection with numerous violations of anti-doping rules in Russia.

Pokljuka, was the only candidate for world Championships 2021, the decision to hold the tournament in Slovenia was supported by 98 percent of members of Congress.

In 2023, the world championship will be held in Oberhof. During the vote in Congress on the application of Oberhof scored 28 votes. The second candidate was Nove mesto for the tournament in the Czech Republic voted by 21 people.

Earlier it was reported that in biathlon will be a new discipline and change individual race.

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