«I have a goal — to buy vodka with a picture of Putin»
ą 3-4 (2010)
I remained in a shadow during the World Cup, but for the Olympic games in Vancouver I was in my best form. While training for the previous season I fell down and broke my collarbone. I missed a lot of trainings because of this. During Christmas I managed to train very well. Then I fell ill again
Sometimes it's not so bad suffering from a disease and not to take part in competitions during the season. The main goal for me last year was Vancouver I won gold medal.
Shooting speed is very important in male biathlon now. If it is enough to hit all the targets for women, in male biathlon you should do it as fast as possible. Most
I'd like to prove my «gold» at the Olympic games in Sochi. I also have a goal to buy vodka with a picture of Putin. And it would be much better to celebrate my gold medal together with him. Everything was organized very well in Vancouver. I'm not worrying about the Games organization in Sochi I think. they will be not worse.