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List of the best biathlon Olympic athletes of all time, with photos of the athletes when available. The famous biathlon event Olympians on this list are all regarded as some of the toughest athletes to have ever competed at the Olympics. Almost every one of these historic biathlon Olympians have taken home a medal, which is why they've earned a spot on this list. Only the greatest biathlon Olympic athletes are featured on the front page of this list, so be sure to vote for who you believe are the best biathlon athletes and vote down the ones you disagree with.

The list you're viewing is made up of athletes like Ole Einar Bjørndalen and Andrea Henkel.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Olympic biathlon athletes?" and "Who is the best biathlon competitor of all time?"

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Ole Einar Bjørndalen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Martin Fourcade is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Magdalena Neuner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Tarjei Bø is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Tarjei Bø age 28

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Emil Hegle Svendsen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Tora Berger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Tora Berger age 36

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Andrea Henkel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Andrea Henkel age 39

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Kaisa Mäkäräinen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Marie Dorin Habert is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Darya Domracheva is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Johannes Thingnes Bø is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
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Dominik Landertinger is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Simon Eder is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Simon Eder age 34

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Mads Huken Mathiesen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
madshuken added Mads Huken Mathiesen Age 17

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Lars Berger is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Lars Berger age 37

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Anton Shipulin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Simon Fourcade is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Tobias Eberhard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Lowell Bailey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Lowell Bailey age 35

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Daniel Mesotitsch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Vincent Defrasne is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Andrejs Rastorgujevs is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Megan Imrie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Megan Imrie age 31

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Kati Wilhelm is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Kati Wilhelm age 40

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Anastasiya Kuzmina is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Michael Rösch is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Michal Šlesingr is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Michael Greis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Michael Greis age 40

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Halvard Hanevold is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Sylvie Becaert is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Sara Studebaker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Martina Glagow is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Rosanna Crawford is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Tim Burke is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Tim Burke age 35

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Olga Zaitseva is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Olga Zaitseva age 38

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Christoph Sumann is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Nadezhda Skardino is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Sandrine Bailly is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Haley Johnson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Haley Johnson age 35

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Marie Laure Brunet is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Jakov Fak is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Jakov Fak age 29

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Stian Eckhoff is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Stian Eckhoff age 37

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Klemen Bauer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Klemen Bauer age 31

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Jeremy Teela is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Jeremy Teela age 40

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Liudmila Kalinchik is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Tomasz Sikora is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Tomasz Sikora age 43

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Maxim Tchoudov is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Zina Kocher is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon
Zina Kocher age 34

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Paavo Puurunen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon

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Jean Philippe Leguellec is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Biathlon