Biathlon

Biathlon

Incorporating cross-country skiing and rifle shooting, there are eleven biathlon events on the Olympic program which can be divided into six categories: Individual (men – 20km; women – 15km), Sprint (men – 10km; women – 7.5km), Pursuit (men – 12.5km; women – 10km), Mass start (men – 15km; women – 12.5km), Relay (men – 4×7.5km; women – 4x6km), Mixed relay (2 women x 6km + 2 men x 7.5km).