And, after an impressive Mass Start in the infamous Oberhof fog and wind, Tim was 2nd and reclaimed the Yellow Bid, and the number one spot! The latest press releases have been posted on www.biathlon.teamusa.org
We will join in Ruhpolding tomorrow for the start of the 5th World Cup, which marks 5 weeks out from our first races of the Games. Ruhpolding, being a mecca for biathlon in Germany, is quite an exciting place to race, and it is going to be a lot of fun to finally race in a Relay on Friday. Thousands of fans will come out to watch and celebrate during this weeks races, which can only rival the 25,000 fans that showed for the Oberhof races this week. Watch our Olympic team, LIVE this week:
1.13 Wednesday - Women's SPRINT 11:20amEST
1.14 Thursday - Men's SPRINT 11:20amEST
1.15 Friday - Women's RELAY 11:20amEST - our first of the year, and our personal best is 10th
1.16 Saturday - Men's Mass Start 9:15amEST
1.7 Sunday - Men's Relay 9:15amEST - Last year our men's relay team was 5th at this WC!