In which sport did Anton Shipulin become famous?
Anton Vladimirovich Shipulin (born 21 August 1987) is a retired Russian biathlete.
Absolute champion of European Biathlon Championship 2008 (juniors), he was the best Russian biathlon marksman in the same season (2009/2010). Shipulin won the bronze medal as part of the Russian men's relay team at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
In the aftermath of the competition, he was awarded an order For Merit to the Fatherland by the Russian president. Together with Evgeny Ustyugov, Alexey Volkov and Dmitry Malyshko he won the gold medal in the men's relay at the 2014 Winter Olympics, in Sochi, Russia.
On 25 December 2018, Shipulin announced his retirement from sports after the World Team Challenge (Christmas Race).