Crucial factor their excellent shooting and especially in leg 3 by Peter Brunner who had scored 10/10 without any error and gae to Komatz a comfortable lead over Norway by more than 1 minute. Komatz had quite mature shooting and with only 2 errors kept the lead and gold medal till the finish line.
Norway with Skjelvik, Gurigard, Bjoentegaard and Birkeland had finish 2nd with only one error more than Austria but 1:05 behind. In the fight for the bronze medal Germany won in the last shooting when Florian Graf had no errors and Tsvetkov had to run two extra penalty loops. Germany with Willeitner, Bischl, Doll and Graf had 4 penalty loops in total and Russia with Korastylev, Lapshin, Babikov, Tsvetkov had 5.
5th had finished Ukraine with almost 3 minuted gap and 6th Belarus.