Anton Shipulin

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MOSCOW, March 18. /TASS/. Russian biathlete Anton Shipulin is not interested in the refusal of the individual plan of preparation for winter Olympic games 2018 in South Korea’s Pyeongchang. About this athlete told the TV channel “Match TV”.

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In October 2013, it was announced that the leader of the Russian team Shipulin will prepare for the Olympics separately from the team on an individual plan. However, during the current season, fans and experts have repeatedly called for the journalist to go to training with the national team and four-time Olympic champion, member of the Board of the Russian biathlon Union (RBU) Alexander Tikhonov has expressed the opinion that Shipulin this will help to improve your results.

“Any serious arguments in this regard, I did not see, – said the athlete . – We are not fenced off from the team, if you think that there should be joint training, you can come with us. Because of our plan that we have outlined for a long time, we are going to give up. And their achievements just because of someone’s wishes that I was with the national team, not going to change”.

The final world Cup of the current season will end on 19 March at the Holmenkollen. Olympics 2018 will be held in South Korean Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February.