Legendary biathlete lost his rifle during a flight to the world Cup

Легендарная биатлонистка потеряла винтовку во время перелета на этап Кубка мира

The current winner of the world Cup biathlon Kaisa mäkäräinen was faced with big problems when moving from Canmore in salt lake city.

Gabriela lost the rifle and did not get on the flight to salt lake city (USA), which will host the eighth stage of the world Cup, according to the Finnish edition Yle.

Finnish biathlete had planned to get to salt lake city via Seattle, but her flight was cancelled. As a result, Makarainen had to find new tickets and spend the night at the airport. The decision was made to fly to the USA from Toronto.

But after a flight there was another trouble – Finca and have been unable to find his rifle, which missed a direct flight to salt lake city. Tickets had to be replaced again. Then Makarainen spent several hours at the customs control and only late in the evening flew to Atlanta, where she remained for the night.

As a result, 12 February Makarainen went to salt lake city, where, on February 14 the women’s sprint will start the eighth stage of the world Cup.

Sport 24 reported that Olena Pidhrushna will miss the eighth stage of the biathlon world Cup. Ukrainian went to Kiev to undergo medical examinations in connection with health problems.

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