The Belarusian shot clean to cover the distance in 42:51.6, 40 second behind the winner, France's Caroline Colombo. Germany's Nadine Horchler crossed the finish line in second (42:12.1, one penalty). Sweden's Elisabeth Hoegberg, despite two misses, finished third (42:30).
Tickets for the European Games due in June 2019 went on sale in the box offices of Ticketpro, the partner company of MEGOC. The first to buy the ticket was Lesik the Fox, the mascot of the 2nd European Games. He purchased the colorful tickets for the opening ceremony.
According to the club, 161 out of 209 athletes from the list claimed the champion title or won medals at the world and European championships, World and European Cups in 2018. Sixth-seven of them got the scholarship for the second year in a row.
When asked about the preparations for the European Games, the minister stated that the athletes are able to do well. “We will show a good result at the European Games in Minsk in 2019,” said Sergei Kovalchuk.