A race officer eyes the shooting range after the men's biathlon 15k mass start was postponed for fog.
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — The men’s 15-kilometer mass-start biathlon race at the Sochi Olympics has been postponed until Monday at 10 a.m. (0600 GMT) because of fog.
The race, initially set to start 7 p.m. local time (1500 GMT), had been delayed for one hour as organizers said fog at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center made the visibility too poor on the shooting range.
However, conditions didn’t improve enough to start the race at 8 p.m. (1600 GMT).
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