The national team of Ukraine in biathlon now in its eighth consecutive world Cup received at least one medal. For this indicator, “blue-yellow” are not inferior to the only formidable teams of Norway, Germany and France.
The world championship is held annually, except of the season, when is the winter Olympics. Thus, over the past 10 years with 8 world Championships and three Olympics.
All eight world Championships national team of Ukraine received at least one medal.
The last time Ukraine did not bring the reward of the world Cup in 2009, which was held in Pyeongchang (South Korea).
In eight world Championships national team of Ukraine won 15 awards: three gold, two silver and 10 bronze medals.
The most productive for Ukraine was the world Cup 2013 in Nove mesto (Czech Republic). It Ukrainians won 5 awards: 1 gold and silver and 3 bronze medals.
Over the past 10 years world Champions in biathlon among Ukrainians became Dmitry Pidruchny (2019), Valentina Semerenko (2015) and Olena Pidhrushna (2013).
During the period of Ukraine’s independence only four our biathletes and biathletes won the world championship gold.
In addition Pidruchna, Pidhrushna and Semerenko, gold was won by Elena Zubrilov. In 1999, Zubrilov won three gold, and in 2002 one.
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