Anaïs Bescond

Anaïs Bescond (born 15 May 1987) is a French biathlete and non-commissioned officer.[1]

Anais Bescond
Anaïs Bescond in 2010
Full nameAnais Bescond
Born (1987-05-15) 15 May 1987
Aunay-sur-Odon, France
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
World Cup career
Seasons2009/10–
Individual wins1
Indiv. podiums5

Career

Bescond was born in Aunay-sur-Odon. She competed at the Biathlon World Championships 2011, and won a silver medal in the relay with the French team, a result repeated at the Biathlon World Championships 2012.[2]

She won her first victory on the World Cup biathlon sprint at Antholz-Anterselva played on 16 January 2014.[3]

Bescond competed in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics for France. Her best performance was two 5th places in the Individual and Sprint.[2]

At the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, she finished at the 3rd place in the Pursuit,[4] claimed gold with the French Team in the Mixed relay[5] and took bronze in the Relay.[6]

Results

Olympic Games

3 medals (1 gold, 2 bronze)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay
2014 Sochi 5th 5th 12th 10th DNF 6th
2018 Pyeongchang 31st 19th Bronze 17th Bronze Gold

World Championships

7 medals (1 gold, 6 silver)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay
2011 Khanty-Mansiysk 16th 39th 21st 22nd Silver
2012 Rupholding 53rd 19th 28th 17th Silver
2013 Nové Město 48th 20th 23rd 14th 6th
2015 Kontiolahti 7th 56th 9th Silver Silver
2016 Oslo Silver 12th 12th 5th Silver Gold

World Cup

Season Overall Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start
Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position Points Position
2009–107655th1261st3754th2745th
2010–1134325th4731st16320th8627th4731st
2011–1225130th2239th11930th8629th2439th
2012–1349917th1350th16819th17018th14811th
2013–1436021st1245th17114th11428th6318th
2014–1554512th6716th16319th14914th1667th

Individual victories

1 victory (1 Sp)

Date Event Competition Level
16 January 2014 Antholz7.5 km SprintBiathlon World Cup

References

  1. Bescond, Anaïs, Équipe de France Militaire de Ski 2011.
  2. "International Biathlon Union – Anais Becond". Archived from the original on 5 February 2014. Retrieved 16 February 2014.
  3. IBU – Sprint Antholz 2013/14 Archived 16 January 2014 at the Wayback Machine
  4. "Biathlon: Women's 10km pursuit cumulative results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 13 February 2018. Retrieved 12 February 2018.
  5. "Biathlon: Mixed relay results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 21 February 2018. Retrieved 20 February 2018.
  6. "Biathlon: Women's relay results" (PDF). pyeongchang2018.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 22 February 2018. Retrieved 22 February 2018.


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