Anders Besseberg has officially stood-down as President of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) pending the outcome of an investigation which the Austrian police have confirmed surrounds possible doping, fraud and corruption involving Russian athletes.
International Biathlon Union (IBU) President Anders Besseberg has defended the decision to keep the World Cup Final in Tyumen following criticism from athletes but has admitted boycott threats are likely to continue as long as the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) remains non-compliant.
Canada have reportedly announced a boycott of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup Finals in March if the event is not removed from its current location of Tyumen in Russia.
Liam Morgan: IBU offer clear snub to McLaren Report as Executive Board opts against serious sanctions on Russia
First a German lawyer, now the International Biathlon Union (IBU).
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has received the names of 31 Russian athletes implicated in the second part of the McLaren Report and a decision on possible sanctions could be made before the 2017 World Championships in Hochfilzen in February, according to the President of the worldwide governing body.
International Biathlon Union given January deadline by WADA to explain decision to award Russia 2021 World Championships
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has been given a deadline of January 14 by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to explain the reasons why they defied the Code and awarded the 2021 World Championships to Russia.
International Biathlon Union (IBU) President Anders Besseberg awarded the governing body’s Golden Medal of Honour to five nominees who were deemed to have made a considerable impact on the sport both nationally and internationally.
Liam Morgan: IBU and IOC both to blame for debacle over decision to award 2021 World Biathlon Championships to Russia
On July 19 of this year, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) told the Winter International Federations (IFs) in no uncertain terms that events should not be held in Russia following the publication of the damning McLaren Report.
Exclusive: WADA accuse International Biathlon Union of violating Code by awarding 2021 World Championships to Russia
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) are at risk of being declared non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code after they awarded their 2021 World Championships to Russia, a spokesperson for the organisation has told insidethegames.
International Biathlon Union claim decision to award Russia 2021 World Championships came after guidance from IOC
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has defended its decision to award the 2021 World Championships to Russia amid criticism from the head of the Norwegian Federation, claiming the International Olympic Committee (IOC) gave the green light to the country’s candidacy for the event during a meeting at Rio 2016.
American Max Cobb has been elected as the International Biathlon Union (IBU) vice-president of sport during the governing body’s Congress in Chisinau in Moldova.
Changes to the election voting system and the awarding of the 2020 and 2021 World Championships are high up on the agenda at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) Congress, due to get underway in Chisinau in Moldova today.
Infront Sports & Media has resigned it marketing rights contract with the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Championships and World Cup events from 2018 to 2022.
Ukraine's Artem Tyshchenko has been confirmed as the biathlete who failed a doping test for a substance only added to the banned list at the beginning of this year.
International Biathlon Union (IBU) vice-president James Carrabre has become the latest figure to express concerns about the anti-doping system at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, calling for a fresh investigation.