Kazakhstan biathlete won silver medal in Junior Biathlon World Championship in Finland
Kazakhstan Biathlete Galina Vishnevskaya. ©RIA Novosti
Kazakhstan biathlete came second in individual race in Junior Biathlon World Championship that was held in Kontiolahti, Finland, Tengrinews.kz reports, referring to official International Biathlon Union website. German biathlete Julia Bartolmaes won gold in the individual race. She had three penalties and it took her 40 minutes and 35.2 seconds to cover the 10-kilometer long distance. Vishnevskaya came second with two penalties and18.9 seconds behind the leader. Norwegian Hilda Fenn came third with six penalties and 29.8 seconds behind the leader. Another Kazakhstan biathletes Alexander Sassina came 46th, Anastassiya Kondratyeva was 55th and Yelizaveta Belchenko finished 66th. The individual 12.5-kilometer long race among men was held on February 20. Kazakhstan Anton Pantov came fourth with two penalties, 1:44.7 behind the leader.