Norwegian public-service broadcaster NRK has acquired rights for International Biathlon Union (IBU) events in a four-year deal, according to the Kampanje news website.
EBU and Infront battle for biathlon rights for next four years
EBU chances of keeping hold of biathlon depend on ARD/ZDF as RTL eyes rights in Germany
The IBU said that it was “an easy decision” to turn down an increase in rights fee in order to remain with its long-term partner, the EBU.
Rights-holders and commercial broadcasters united in opposition