Soldier Hollow to Host IBU Biathlon World Cup

Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation

The Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation in partnership with The United States Biathlon Association is proud to announce Soldier Hollow Nordic Center will host an IBU Biathlon World Cup event from March 4 through March 10, 2024. 

This is the first major senior international Biathlon World Cup competition at Soldier Hollow since February 2019 and only the second senior Biathlon World Cup event to be held at the venue since 2001. 

Soldier Hollow will also host the IBU Youth & Junior World Championships Biathlon from February 21 through March 2, 2022. 

With a total cumulative TV viewership approaching one billion, biathlon is one of the most popular winter sports in Europe. The 2019 Biathlon World Cup at Soldier Hollow featured over 180 athletes from 29 countries – drawing over 4,200 spectators and over 50 million viewers worldwide. 

Soldier Hollow hosted biathlon competition during the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and remains a world-class facility for biathlon and cross-country skiing. 

Soldier Hollow offers several options to introduce participants of all ages and abilities to winter sport including Team Soldier Hollow youth skiing programs, the Tuesday Night Lights Cross-Country Race Series and more. 

For more information on Soldier Hollow skiing programs, click here. 

For more information on US Biathlon, click here. 

For more information on IBU Biathlon, click here. 

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