Russian biathlete Nikita Porshnev commented on receiving the title of rookie of the year by the International biathlon Union (IBU).
“Getting prizes is always nice, don’t want to think about it. For which he received the title? I think, for a performance at the world Championships. I have already started preparing for next season. This title is a big responsibility, you have to train to be stronger”, — quotes the words of reciprocating compressors “Match TV”.
In the individual race at the world Championships in Antholz 24-year-old pistons took 11 th place and became the best among Russian participants. In the overall world Cup standings this season of Nikita has occupied 39-e a place. In the final race of the season, the pistons were not, as was the 62nd in the sprint.