Historic IBU World Chapmionship for Rottefella

FasterSkierFebruary 29, 2008

The 2008 Biathlon World Championship in Østersund was a historical championship for Rottefella. 85% of gold medals and 73.3% of all medals were won on Rottefella bindings.

Rottefella skiers saw immediate success – nn the first day of the championships, Russian Maxim Tchoudov won the sprint, with Halvard Hanevold of Norway in second place.

The king of biathlon, Norweigan Ole Einar Bjœrndalen (1 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze) and the “young new star” from Norway, Emil Hegle Svendsen (2 gold and 1 silver), along with German Madalena Neuner (3 gold) were the biggest winners on Rottefella.

IBU World Championship Østersund:

Gold Silver Bronze Total %

17 12 15 44 73.3
Total 20 20 20 60 100