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That Olympic event is called the biathlon. Actually, in the Olympic biathlon, athletes cross-country ski and then shoot a rifle at a target. There is a variation of the biathlon called the archery biathlon where the athletes cross-country ski and then use a bow and arrow to shoot at a target, but although it is popular in certain countries (especially Canada and Russia), it is not an Olympic event.
Biathlon is a sport in the Winter Olympic games where you ski down to a checkpoint and then shoot 5 targets. After that you move on. The athletes do this a couple times.
Judo and Biathlon.
Nordic Combined and Biathlon.
0. Through the 2006 Games in Turin, the United States has never won a medal in biathlon.
The Olympic, and for that matter, any, biathlon, consists of two events. In the case of the Olympics, these two events are cross-country skiing and rifle shooting.
Biathlon (the target shooting part is very hard)