Le plus grand champion de biathlon de tous les temps (13 médailles lors des JO), le Norvégien Ole Einar Bjoerdalen annonce lors d'une conférence de presse à Simostranda que c'était sa dernière saison comme athlète.
Press Conference: Ole Einar Bjoerndalen's retirement (Part 2)— IBU World Cup (@IBU_WC) 3 avril 2018
"But this is my last season (..) I'm still motivated and wish I could continue for a few more years. I want to step down now after advice from my health team and my family. So that's what I'm doing now." pic.twitter.com/IXCeEsI02M
Press Conference: Ole Einar Bjoerndalen's retirement (Part 1)— IBU World Cup (@IBU_WC) 3 avril 2018
"The summer started really good. April, May, June and partly July was amazing and the training went well" - but afterwards Ole Einar Bjoerndalen faced some health struggles in the lead up to the 2017/2018 season. pic.twitter.com/JhHpLNsIF0