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  • 24 Sep 2010
    On September, 24th during the Russia Summer Biathlon National Champioships  “Biathlon” sports complex hosted the regular coaches council presided by national team head coach Vladimir Barnashow. The council was followed by a coaches meeting of increased membership. attended both sessions and the discussion of future plans of the Russian biathlon. 
  • 24 Sep 2010
    The first day of the Russian Summer Biathlon Championships is over at Ufa sports complex named “Biathlon”. Third race of the first day determined the champion in the 20 km Individual competition among senior men. Maxim Maksimov finished ahead of Ivan Tcherezov and Aleksey Churin thus becoming champion. Several hours before Svetlana Sleptsova opened the Championships with her win of the 15 km ladies’ race.  
  • 22 Sep 2010
    Anna Bogaliy-Titovets and Olga Zaitseva’s children playing together in the same sandpit, with their grandmothers keeping tabs on them, Aleksandr Tcherezov traveling through the World Cups, coloured felt-pens and toy cars – welcomes the birth of Yevgeni Ustyugov’s daughter, once again remembering Tyumen training camp and the Russian Biathlon national team nursery. 

  • 21 Sep 2010
    Between September 22nd and 26th moves to the capital of Bashkortostan. These days we broadcast online Summer Biathlon National Championships from biathlon venue in Ufa. Online video, competition reports and exclusive photos daily at Russian Biathlon Union official website. 
  • 17 Sep 2010

    Famous Norwegin Knut Tore Berland is a new coach adviser of the Russian biathlon team. He started his visit to Russia from Tyumen where the team is training at “Siberian Pearl” venue. Right after his arrival he hold the first training at the track. asked athletes and coaches about the European approach, biathlon trend setters and expectations of the international collaboration.

  • 17 Sep 2010
    Mikhail Tkachenko served two years in the Navy, tried himself in boxing and wrestling, but finally chose biathlon. When Valeri Medvedtsev went to the 5th grade of school, Tkachenko was already a coach. Now the teacher and his disciple train the men’s national team for a new season.  Mikhail Tkachenko told about his debut when he was 24 years old, about why he doesn’t regard Medvedtsev as his best disciple, about Shipulin and Vasiliev’s wins at the World Championships, about the team’s three leaders, about contacting with athletes by Skype and about Kenya’s wish to start doing biathlon. 
  • 15 Sep 2010
    After working hard half of the training camp at Austrian Obertilliach Russian Junior team chief coach Valeri Polkhovsky and men’s team leader Dmitri Blinov talked to about trainings with stones, Bjoerndalen’s advice and plans for the summer World Champs. 
  • 14 Sep 2010
    September, 11th the national team members took part in the summer biathlon competition for the Prize of Tyumen region Governor. The event took place at “Siberian Pearl” stadium where the A-team has been training recently. There were sprint races among men and women with members of the national team winning all the 6 medals. Andrey Makoveev and Svetlana Sleptsova are the champions. 

  • 13 Sep 2010
    Russian national teams continue training. offers you a video concerning summer training camps. Germany, Austria, Bulgaria, Estonia, Sweden, Finland and, certainly, Russia were en  route for those Russian biathletes who are to represent our country at international competitions. Different pictures of real life: endurance tests in a 30-degree heat, fitness near a forest, tests with tubes and oxygen masks, girls in bikini and guys in swimming trunks. Here’s just a part of what you can see in the exclusive video.
  • 13 Sep 2010
    One of the Russia’s national team youngest and most talented members Aleksey Volkov talked to for an hour. He surprised us with a confession that he sometimes prefers computer games to his day sleep. He’s a passionate fan of innovation, which he introduces among his teammates. He is electrician by training, so he advised us what’s good of his new laptop, why he thought of tank battles in Estonia and what’s his inner sensor forecasts for the new season. 
  • 7 Sep 2010
    After living 3 busy days being the newly elected IBU First Vice-President, RBU Executive Director Sergey Kuschenko has given an interview where he speaks about how basketball friendship is important at the election, how RBU and IBU interests can be reconciled and what was the most argued thing at the Congress. 
  • 3 Sep 2010
    On September, 3rd at the IX IBU Congress Sergey Kuschenko, RBU Executive Director, was elected IBU First Vice-President and Khanty-Mansiysk sports committee chief Viktor Migurov became member of IBU Technical Committee. 

    Russian Biathlon Union, athletes and coaches of the national team are happy to congratulate Mr. Kuschenko and Mr. Maigurov on the election, wishing them to reach internationally the aims that are already reached at home. We believe in you!
  • 3 Sep 2010
    September, 2nd 2010 Saint Petersburg Tauride Palace welcomes IX IBU Congress. Our special correspondent Konstantin Boitsov looks through records of the previous meetings and reveals interesting facts. 
  • 3 Sep 2010
    IX IBU Congress start on Setember, 2nd in Saint Petersburg. The delegates will elect President, Vice-Presidents and Committee members. RBU Executive Director Sergey Kuschenko stands for the post of the First Vice-President. Viktor Maigurov Khanty-Mansiysk sports committee chief stands for Technical committee member. Aleksandr Zhukov, Russian Olympic Committee President speakes about his expectation from this Congress in an exclusive interview.
  • 31 Aug 2010
    Maxim Maximov as Maxim Maximov, an exclusive interview of Dmitry Guberniev and other findings of young filmmakers from Izhevsk — anticipating the September, 1, represents the authors children's movie media center "Zhuraveynik". The film has won awards of several festivals, met the recognition of school film critics and got rave reviews of professional biathletes.
  • 24 Aug 2010
    Last decade of August is the intense period for the Russian Biathlon Union. The summer preparation of the national team comes to an end in Oberhof, Moscow office works under the autumn national team’s schedule and prepares for the key event in the beginning of a season — the IBU Congress. The elections of the Executive Board of the International Biathlon Union will take place in St. Petersburg within the framework of the Congress. The RBU CEO Sergey Kushchenko, who is the candidate for the IBU First Vice-president came from the national team training camp in Oberhof and told about the new trainers’ team work, about the reasons to carry out the fourth training camp in Tyumen and why it’s not easy to sleep well on the eve of the Congress.
  • 19 Aug 2010 made regular photos when joined the women's team training at the shooting range in Oberhof. You can find here Anatoly Hovantsev is shooting, Anna Bulygina is upset, a new tattoo of Olga Zaitseva and other amazing features of a preseason training.

  • 19 Aug 2010
    The family of the double Olympic champion, having fulfilled two get-togethers under the individual program, has joined the Russian national team in Oberhof in its full strenght. has talked to Olga Zajtseva without a separation from parent duties and has found out what is an independent preparation, how to miss trainings at own will and why her son won't be the biathlonist.
  • 17 Aug 2010
The president of the Russian Biathlon Union, Mikhail Prokhorov held a working meeting with the presidents of the Estonian Biathlon Federation, Aivar Nigol, the Latvian Biathlon Federation, Janisch Berzinsh and the Lithuanian biathlon Federation Arunas Daugirdas in Moscow.

  • 15 Aug 2010
    -4 Celsius Degree, almost natural snow on 1,5 km track and other details of preseason training of biathletes - hoping not annoy people of the Central part of Russia exhausted by the heat and smog, photo essay from a ski tunnel in Oberhof Germany.
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