February 12 Darya Domracheva wins the silver medal in the pursuit race at the World Championship in Hochfilzen, Austria. Being 27th at the start with the time gap of 1:25 minutes from the leader Darya has made the most impressive breakthrough in the last 17 consecutive seasons of the World Championship pursuits. They say it’s the silver that is sweeter than gold!
March 10 Darya Domracheva wins the bronze medal in sprint at the IBU World Cup stage in Kontiolahti, Finland. This medal was a cherry on top of the cake for this ‘comeback season’ that Darya herself quite often named as a trial one.