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Darya Domracheva (Belarus)

Sport: biathlon

Place of birth: Minsk. In four years he moved with his parents to Nyagan (Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug)

Age: Thirty one

Playing for Russia: was multiple champion of Russia among juniors, the prize-winner of competitions of the European level.

In early 2004, the head of the Russian biathlon Union (RBU) Alexander Tikhonov has announced the futility of Domracheva and instructed to expel from the national team. Since 2005, in favour of Belarus .

Achievements in a new country: bronze 2010 Olympics in Vancouver in the individual race, three gold medals of the Games-2014 in Sochi (in the pursuit, individual race and mass start), the victory in the world Cup 2012 in Ruhpolding in the pursuit, victory at the world championship 2013 in Nove mesto mass start, five world Championships medals, winning in the overall standings of the world Cup-2014/15.

Anastasia Kuzmina (Slovakia)

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Sport: biathlon

Place of birth: Tyumen

Age: Thirty three

Playing for Russia: winning the world Junior Championships 2003 and 2005 in the relay, winning the championship of Europe among juniors 2004 and 2005 the Victory in the sprint at the European Cup in 2006.

In April 2007, she married an Israeli skier – the Russian-born Daniel Kuzmin. My husband and I moved to Slovakia in December 2008 represents in international competitions in this country who lives and trains in banská Bystrica.