Kick-off of the French stage of the Biathlon World Cup!

Le Grand-Bornand
24 January 2020, 9 h 23 min
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flik: 2°C
barr: 1030 mb
hmid: 67%
winds: 1 m/s WNW
Windgusts: 2 m/s
UV-Index: 0
sunrise: 8 h 06 min
sunset: 17 h 27 min
 

There are signs that do not deceive. This Thursday, December 19, Le Grand-Bornand shows another face. The first tides of supporters arrive in the heart of the village, the pulse of the station starts beating to the rhythm of the biathlon … Here we go! After 2013 and 2017, the Aravis resort will once again be the top destination for the discipline. Nearly 60,000 spectators are expected over the four days of competition! Proof of the craze for this sport.

This 3rd round of the World Cup started with the men’s sprint. And it was Quentin Fillon Maillet who offered the French team a new World Cup podium. Author of a clear round at the shooting, the Frenchman took third place, behind the German Benedikt Doll, winner and the Norwegian Tarjei Boe.