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Ole Einar Bjørndalen
(Norwegian Professional Biathlete and Coach)
Ole Einar Bjørndalen
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Birthdate: January 27, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Drammen, Norway

Ole Einar Bjørndalen is a Norwegian former biathlete and coach. Nicknamed the King of Biathlon, Bjørndalen has 13 Winter Olympic Games medals under his belt and is second only to Marit Bjørgen, who has 15 medals, in the list of multiple medalists. Having won 45 medals, Ole Einar Bjørndalen is also the most successful biathlete at the Biathlon World Championships.

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Johannes Thingnes Bø
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Birthdate: May 16, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stryn, Norway

Johannes Thingnes Bø is a Norwegian biathlete who has won five Olympic gold medals so far. He has also won 12 World Championship gold medals and is the third-most successful male biathlete with 55 individual World Cup wins under his belt. Thanks to his fast skiing and incredible shooting accuracy, Johannes has become the most dominant biathlete in recent past.

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Tiril Eckhoff
(Biathlete)
Tiril Eckhoff
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Birthdate: May 21, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bærum, Norway

Tiril Eckhoff is a Norwegian biathlete best known for winning two Olympic gold medals at the 2014 and 2022 Winter Games. She also has two silver and four Olympic bronze medals under her belt. Tiril Eckhoff has also found immense success at the Biathlon World Championships where she has won 10 gold, two silver, and three bronze medals so far. 

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Darya Domracheva
(Former Belarusian Biathlete, Coach and 4-Time Olympic Champion)
Darya Domracheva
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Birthdate: August 3, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus

At the 2014 Sochi Olympics, Belarusian biathlete Darya Domracheva scripted history as the first female biathlete to win 3 titles at the same Olympic, winning 3 gold medals. She has won 3 more Olympic medals and 6 World Championship medals. While she initially represented Russia, she later switched to Belarus.

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Hanna Öberg
(Biathlete)
Hanna Öberg
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Birthdate: November 2, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kiruna, Sweden
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Tarjei Bo
(Norwegian Professional Biathlete)
Tarjei Bo
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Birthdate: July 29, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lillehammer, Norway

Tarjei Bo is a Norwegian biathlete best known for winning three Olympic gold medals, which include two medals at the 2022 Olympics. He also has two silver medals and a bronze Olympic medal under his belt. The older brother of Johannes Thingnes Bø, Tarjei Bo has also won 11 gold, two silver, and eight bronze medals at the World Championships.

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Marte Olsbu Røiseland
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Birthdate: December 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Arendal, Norway

Best known for winning 3 gold medals at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, Norwegian biathlete Aleksander Aamodt Kilde has also won 11 World Championship golds and a World Cup overall title. She is also the second biathlete with a medal in all four individual events at the same Olympics.

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Stina Nilsson
(Swedish Biathlete and Former Cross-Country Skier)
Stina Nilsson
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Birthdate: June 24, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Malung, Sweden
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Magdalena Neuner
(Biathlete)
Magdalena Neuner
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Birthdate: February 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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Elvira Oberg
(Biathlete)
Elvira Oberg
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Birthdate: February 26, 1999
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kiruna, Sweden
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Emil Hegle Svendsen
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Birthdate: July 12, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Trondheim, Norway

Known for his 8 Olympic medals, including 4 golds, Norwegian retired biathlete Emil Hegle Svendsen is also known to fans by the nickname Super Svendsen. He also has 5 individual World Championship gold medals. Svendsen is also known for his relationship with popular TV presenter Samantha Skogrand.

Ingrid Landmark Tandrevold
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Birthdate: September 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Baerum, Norway

Ingrid Landmark Tandrevold is a Norwegian professional biathlete who has won three golds, two silvers, and one bronze medal at the World Championships. She has also won a silver medal and three bronze medals for her country at the European Championships.

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Sebastian Samuelsson
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Birthdate: March 28, 1997
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Katrineholm, Sweden
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Tora Berger
(Norwegian Biathlete and Olympic Champion)
Tora Berger
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Birthdate: March 18, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ringerike, Norway

Tora Berger is a Norwegian former biathlete best known for winning a gold medal each at the 2010 and 2014 Olympics. At the 2014 Olympics, she had also won a silver and bronze medal. After winning a gold medal at the 2011 World Championships, Berger went on to win a combined seven gold medals in the next two World Championships.

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Raphaël Poirée
(French Biathlete)
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Birthdate: August 9, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rives, Isère Rives, France
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Myriam Bédard
(Former Canadian Biathlete and 2-Time Olympic Champion)
Myriam Bédard
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Birthdate: December 22, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ancienne-Lorette, Canada

Retired Canadian biathlete Myriam Bédard is a 2-time Olympic champion and a former World Champion. The only North American biathlete to win an Olympic gold, she began her career as a junior figure skater but switched to biathlon at 12. In 2007, she was charged with child abduction for violating her child custody agreement.

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Jean-Marc Chabloz
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Birthdate: May 27, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montreux, Switzerland
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Martin Ponsiluoma
(Biathletes)
Martin Ponsiluoma
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Birthdate: September 8, 1995
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Östersund, Sweden
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Johannes Dale
(Biathlete)
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Birthdate: May 23, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lørenskog, Norway

Johannes Dale is a Norwegian biathlete who was part of the mixed relay team at the 2022 European Championships in Arber where he helped his team win the gold medal. Johannes Dale has also won two silver medals and one bronze medal at the World Championships.

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Michael Greis
(Former German Biathlete)
Michael Greis
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Birthdate: August 18, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Füssen, West Germany
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Sandrine Bailly
(Biathlete)
Sandrine Bailly
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Birthdate: November 25, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belley, France
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Judd Bankert
(Biathlete)
Judd Bankert
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Birthdate: September 9, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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Anne Briand
(World's best biathletes in the early 1990)
Anne Briand
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Birthdate: June 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mulhouse, France
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Frank Höfle
(German Biathlete and Cross-Country Skier)
Frank Höfle
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Birthdate: November 22, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brackenheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany