Youth and Junior World Championships

IBU Suspends Two Athletes; Russia Gives Up World Junior Championships and World Cup (Updated)

After an Executive Board meeting today to discuss doping in Russia, the International Biathlon Union (IBU) has provisionally suspended two athletes. The federation opened anti-doping investigations into 29 more. Meanwhile, the Russian Biathlon Union voluntarily gave up their hosting rights for two events: 2017 Youth and Junior World Championships, slated for Ostrov, and a World Cup stage slated for Tyumen. Two Suspensions from theĀ 30+ Cases The IOC has jurisdiction over all anti-doping activity at Olympic...