The coach of the Russian national biathlon team announced his desire to expand the roster of shooting specialists

Coach Russian team biathlon Artem Istomine told that he would like to invite a shooting specialist to his headquarters, because the current level of work at the turn of the Russians does not meet the criteria for the World Cup.

Istomin led one of the national team groups last year. A trainer works with him. Vitaly Noritsyn .

– There is definitely no expansion of the group. Only if at the expense of specialists. You can see for yourself that our average level of shooting training does not correspond to a participation in the World Cup. If we want to have capable athletes for the next Olympics, we have to work hard. Athletes are different: someone has a high percentage, someone has to spend more time shooting. With this in mind, we still need a coach. If two specialists work, it turns out that someone will not work remotely. Even the skiers have two coaches, although they don’t stand on the line. Let’s see if the Ministry of Sports will give the green light for it,” Istomin told .

shows the Russian biathlon championship PARI. On April 1, the women’s relay and the men’s mass start will take place, on April 2 – the women’s mass start and the men’s relay.

Source : MatchTV

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