– The coaching Council of the Russian biathlon Union (RBU) has recognized the work of the teams in the season 2017/2018 unsatisfactory, the press service of the organization on Friday.
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“An evaluation of the work of both teams in the Olympic season was “poor””, – stated in the message.
It is noted that at a meeting in Khanty-Mansiysk the first meeting of the Board of coaching RRF was heard reports of the coaches of the first teams. About work in the Olympic season, reported the coaches Ricco gross, Andrew Padeen, Andrey Kryuchkov, Sergey Konovalov and Nikolai Zagurskii.
At the world Cup-2017/18 the Russians won six medals – two gold and four bronze. It is eighth among all countries whose athletes participated in the world Cup. Best of all made by Norway – 14 gold, six silver, nine bronze medals.
On the Games in 2018 in Pyeongchang, the Russians remained without medals. However, the national team at the Olympics performed in a truncated format, as a number of leading biathletes were not allowed to participate in the competition.