IBU Press Release
IBU Executive Board still evaluating whether to conduct events in Russia in March
Following the decisions of the 133rd IBU Executive Board Meeting in Hochfilzen, Austria on Sunday, December 10, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Biathlon Union would like to inform its members, partners and media representatives that the conduct of IBU-sanctioned events in Russia planned for the 2017/2018 season is currently still being evaluated in light of newly available information. The events under review are the BMW IBU World Cup 9 Tyumen, IBU Cup 7 Uvat and IBU Cup 8 Khanty – Mansiysk.
A final decision will be made during the IBU Executive Board Meeting in February during the Olympic Winter Games 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.