The Biathlon Bears program is designed for athletes ages 8 to 14 years old. The Bears program is offered through local clubs and teaches the basic skills of biathlon in a safe and fun environment through a variety of drills, games and relays. The overall aim of the program is to build confidence with skiing and shooting skills and to provide a fun introduction to a fantastic and challenging sport. No skiing experience is necessary to join Biathlon Bears. Find a Club in your area to inquire about their Bears programming.