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List of famous biathletes, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top biathletes in the world? This includes the most prominent biathletes, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable biathletes is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic biathletes were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned biathletes.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known biathletes to the lesser known biathletes of today, these are some of the best professionals in the biathlete field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous biathletes ever?" and "What are the names of famous biathletes?" then you're in the right place. (390 items)

Dominik Landertinger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Dominik Landertinger is an Austrian biathlete. He debuted in the 2007/2008 season, and his big breakthrough came during the 2008/2009 season, where he, as of 6 March 2014, has eleven podium ...more

Martin Fourcade is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Martin Fourcade is a French biathlete and non-commissioned officer. Fourcade is a six-time World Champion, twice an Olympic champion and four-time winner of the Overall World Cup.

Agnieszka Cyl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Agnieszka Cyl is an Olympic Biathlon athlete from Poland.

Mihaela Purdea is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Mihaela Purdea is a biathlete.

Elena Khrustaleva is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Elena Vladimirovna Khrustaleva is a former Russian and Belarusian, now Kazakh biathlete. She won a silver medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. This was Kazakhstan's 6th medal at the ...more

Marek Matiasko is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Marek Matiasko is a biathlete.

Brendan Green is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Brendan Green is an Olympic Biathlete from Canada.

Jaroslav Soukup is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Jaroslav Soukup is a biathlete.

Veronika Vítková is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Veronika Vítková Veronika Vítková is a Czech biathlete. She comes from a family of skiers and switched from cross-country to biathlon at age 10. She competed for the Czech Republic at the 2010 and ...more

Pavol Hurajt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Pavol Hurajt is a retired Slovak biathlete. He competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics and 2010 Winter Olympics, winning a bronze medal in 2010 in the mass start. In the 2009 World Cup, Hurajt ...more

Simone Hauswald is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Simone Hauswald is a biathlete.

Ann Kristin Flatland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Ann Kristin Aafedt Flatland is a retired Norwegian biathlete. Ann Kristin Aafedt Flatland debuted in the World Cup in 2003 at Kontiolahti in Finland, where she came in 56th in the sprint event. ...more

Jean-Guillaume Béatrix is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Jean-Guillaume Béatrix Jean-Guillaume Béatrix is a French biathlete who has competed since 2005. He was won the silver medal in the relay at the World Championships in 2012 and 2013, as well as the bronze in ...more

Zdeňka Vejnarová is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Zdeňka Vejnarová Zdeňka Vejnarová is a Czech biathlete. Vejnarová competed in the 2002, 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics for the Czech Republic. Her best performance was 13th, as part of the 2006 ...more

Roland Lessing is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Roland Lessing Roland Lessing is a biathlete.

Tanja Karisik is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Tanja Karisik Tanja Karisik is a Cross Country Skier.

Alexis Boeuf is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Alexis Boeuf Alexis Bœuf is a retired French biathlete. First World Cup podium was in Antholz-Anterselva Individual 21 January 2010. He announced his retirement in 2014 after the sprint in Hochfilzen.

Susan Dunklee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Susan Dunklee Susan Dunklee is a biathlete.

Hidenori Isa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Hidenori Isa Hidenori Isa is a biathlete.

Synnøve Solemdal is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Synnøve Solemdal Synnøve Solemdal is a Norwegian biathlete. Solemdal won two bronze medals at the 2010 Junior World Championships. As of the 2010/2011 season she is part of the Norwegian team. On 11 ...more

Alexsandr Chervyhkov is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Alexsandr Chervyhkov Alexsandr Chervyhkov is a biathlete.

Liu Yuanyuan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Liu Yuanyuan Yuan-Yuan Liu is a biathlete.

Žanna Juškāne is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Žanna Juškāne is an Olympic Biathlete from Latvia.

Kadri Lehtla is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Kadri Lehtla Kadri Lehtla is a biathlete.

Maxim Maksimov is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Maxim Maksimov Maxim Maksimov is a biathlete.

Carl Johan Bergman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Carl Johan Bergman is a retired Swedish biathlete. He lives in Lillehammer, Norway with his Norwegian wife, Liv Kjersti Eikeland. He is 5 ft 8½ in, and weighs 152 lb. He studies computer ...more

Olena Pidhrushna is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Olena Pidhrushna Olena Pidhrushna is a biathlete.

Kristaps Lībietis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Kristaps Lībietis is a retired Latvian biathlete. He competed in the 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics for Latvia. His best performance is 19th, in 2010 as part of the Latvian relay team. His best ...more

Priit Viks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Priit Viks Priit Viks is an Estonian biathlete. He competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. He represented Estonia at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

Carolyn Bramante is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Carolyn Treacy Bramante is an athlete from Duluth, Minnesota, USA. She was a member of the U.S. 2006 Winter Olympics biathlon team. She attended Dartmouth College.

Anne Preussler is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Anne Preussler Anne Preussler is a biathlete.

Rune Bratsveen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Rune Bratsveen Rune Brattsveen is a former Norwegian biathlete from Dokka, Norway. He currently resides in Lillehammer.

Dias Keneshev is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Dias Keneshev Dias Keneshev is a biathlete.

Kaisa Mäkäräinen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Kaisa-Leena Mäkäräinen is a Finnish biathlete, who currently competes for Kontiolahden Urheilijat. Outside of sports, Mäkäräinen is currently studying to be a ...more

Magdalena Neuner is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Magdalena "Lena" Neuner is a retired German professional biathlete. She is the most successful woman of all time at Biathlon World Championships and a two-time Olympic gold medalist. ...more

Sofia Domeij is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Sofia Domeij Sofia Domeij is a biathlete.

Iris Schwabl is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Iris Schwabl Iris Schwabl is a biathlete.

Claudio Boeckli is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Claudio Boeckli Claudio Boeckli is an athlete.

Madara Līduma is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Madara Liduma is a biathlete. 

Miroslav Matiaško is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Miroslav Matiaško is a biathlete.

Martina Halinárová is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Martina Halinárová, née Jašicová, also known as Schwarzbacherová from her first marriage, is a Slovakian biathlete. She won a silver medal at the 1999 Biathlon

Lowell Bailey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Lowell Bailey is a biathlete.

Olga Zaitseva is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Olga Alekseyevna Zaitseva is a former Russian biathlete. She began her career in 1994. After not competing in the 2014–15 season, Zaitseva announced her retirement on 24 January 2015. Shortly ...more

Ilmārs Bricis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Ilmārs Bricis is former Latvian biathlete, who has participated in six Winter Olympics from 1992 to 2010. He is married to three-time Olympian Anžela Brice. Their eighteen-year-old daughter ...more

Ole Einar Bjørndalen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen is a biathlete.

Milan Szabó is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Milan Szabó is a cross-country skier and biathlete.

Svetlana Sleptsova is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Svetlana Yuryevna Sleptsova is a Russian biathlete. She is a member of the club CSKA. She is a three-time Junior World Champion and won the bronze medal in the mixed relay at the 2008 World ...more

Miriam Gössner is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Miriam Gössner is a German biathlete and cross-country skier. She has won an Olympic silver medal in cross-country skiing and two biathlon world championship titles, all in team events. ...more

Dusan Simocko is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Dusan Simocko is a biathlete.

Janez Maric is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Biathletes
Janez Marič is a Slovenian biathlete. Marič represented Slovenia at the 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics.