Biathlon 2022 Winter Paralympics Schedule & Fixture

Biathlon combines speed, endurance and accuracy in one sport. This amazing combination ensures that the biathlon athlete is mentally and physically tough.

The biathlon event consists of a sprint, a long setting race and shooting completion. Speed is the main focus of this event. A sprint consists of a test for sprinting style and continues with different conditions, including snow, snow with frozen water, dry foliage and mud – all affected by the weather.

Winter Paralympics 2022 Schedule

Despite being a sport that is only 20 years old, biathlon has fast gained an international reputation. At the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the biathlon event was a highlight of the entire competition, besides cross-country skiing and wheelchair curling.

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Fast forward four years and India is in the midst of becoming a global hub for biathlon. As part of this year’s Ski India season, the government plans to hold events on four different grounds – Sirish Icefall, Siachen Glacier, Nandurbar and Kulfi Peak in July.

Biathlon 2022 Winter Paralympics Schedule & Fixture

The Biathlon sport will be started from 5th to 11th March at 2022 National Biathlon Center. Athletes are separated into 3 categories: sitting, standing and visually impaired, and they compete in 3 events: sprint, middle distance, long distance.

Men’s events

  • 7.5 kilometres – Visually impaired, Sitting, Standing
  • 12.5 kilometres – Visually impaired, Sitting, Standing
  • 15 kilometres- Visually impaired, Sitting, Standing

Women’s events

  • 6 kilometres – Visually impaired, Sitting, Standing
  • 10 kilometres – Visually impaired, Sitting, Standing
  • 12.5 kilometres – Visually impaired, Sitting, Standing

5th March 2022
Men’s Event finals
Women’s Event finals

8th March 2022
Men’s Event finals
Women’s Event finals

11th March 2022
Men’s Event finals
Women’s Event finals

Biathlon Sports at Winter Paralympics

RankNationGoldSilverBronze
1Russia242715
2Germany221017
3Ukraine141922
4France754
5Norway648
6Neutral Paralympic Athletes551
7Switzerland353
8Finland324
9United States242
10Japan222

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