Education

Anti-Corruption

In order to maintain the integrity and authenticity of Biathlon and its competitions, participants must adhere to certain obligations that prevent any kind of result manipulation. Anyone found guilty of corruption against Biathlon, such as match fixing and betting, will be punished.

Match Fixing

Participants must not:

  • Fix or improperly influence the result, progress, outcome, conduct or any other aspect of any Biathlon competition

  • Seek, accept, offer or agree to accept any bribe to fix or improperly influence the result, progress, outcome, conduct or any other aspect of any Biathlon competition

  • Intentionally fail to perform to the best of their abilities in any Biathlon competition

Betting

Participants must not:

  • Place, accept, lay or otherwise enter into any bet in relation to the result, progress, outcome, conduct or any other aspect of any Biathlon competition

  • Instruct or entice another party to enter into any bet in relation to the result, progress, outcome, conduct or any other aspect of any Biathlon competition

  • Use ‘inside information’ for betting purposes

  • Disclose any ‘inside information’ to any party for betting purposes

  • Provide, offer, give, request or receive any gift that risks undermining public confidence in the integrity of any Biathlon competition


For more information on our Anti-Corruption rules, see Chapter C: Preventing the Manipulation of Biathlon Competitions of the Integrity Code.

As stated in Chapter B: IBU Code of Conduct, Rule 8, participants are obliged to report any knowledge or suspicions of rule violations and cooperate fully with invesigations. If you would like to report a suspected breach of any governance, ethics or integrity regulations or provisions of the Biathlon Integrity Unit, you can complete the form in the link below, email reporting@biathlonintegrity.com or call +44(0) 207 034 3404 to leave a confidential message.

Any material reported will be treated in the strictest confidence, and the source of the information will be informed of the progress of the investigation when appropriate.

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