Graphic explains the Biathlon event.
GN35696

PYEONGCHANG 2018

PyeongChang Olympic Biathlon

By Mike Tyler

February 9, 2018 - February 25, 2018 - The Biathlon is one of 24 sporting competitions of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang 2018, South Korea.

Biathlon harks back to the Nordic tradition of hunting on skis and first featured in the 1924 Winter Olympics. It has been a permanent Olympic discipline since 1960 and combines cross-country skiing and shooting, with individual and team events events at various distances.

PUBLISHED:17/11/2017; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images
Graphic News Standards

Welcome To Graphic News

At Graphic News we are fanatical about the news - what is happening in the world and why! Like other news websites we have different sections for sport and news, but unlike other sites we present the information visually and concisely in an infographic, with a short story giving the context, and links to the sources we have used.

Whether you are simply interested in world news and sport, looking to obtain occasional graphics, or would like unlimited usage, we have flexible solutions to meet your needs.

Profile Image
Signature

Jane Brodie, Director