On Thursday, March 7, in Swedish Ostersund starts the world championship on biathlon. The Ukrainian team announced its squad for this tournament.
On the biathlon world championship the national team of Ukraine will be represented by five women and six men. While initially, five representatives – coaches the women’s team did not deem it necessary to bring the team a sixth member. But then on the seventh stage of the IBU Cup in otepää in the application of the men’s team of Ukraine for the world Cup included Vitaly Trush.
The full list of athletes that will travel to Ostersund, looks like this:
Men: Dmitry Assistant, Brendan, Sergei Semenov, Artem Tishchenko, Ruslan Tkalenko, Vitaly Trush.
Women: Julia, Jim, Anastasiya Merkushyna, Vita Semerenko, Valj Semerenko, Yulia Zhuravok
The world Championships will be held in Ostersund, Sweden from 7 to 17 March. The scheduled 12 races.