the governing body for Biathlon in British Columbia

Job Posting: Caledonia Biathlon Coach

The Caledonia Nordic Ski Club is seeking a biathlon coach. Job description and more details are available here: Biathlon Coach Posting

Biathlon BC Annual General Meeting

Save the date – we are planning on holding the AGM on the weekend of May 27/28, 2017 in West Kelowna.  More details to come, so make sure to hold these dates in your calendar!

Webinar Opportunity

Message from Sport for Life Society: Due to the popularity of the Long-Term Athlete Development – Podium Pathway presentation at the 2017 Sport for Life Canadian Summit, Sport for Life Society will be delivering a free follow-up webinar on same topic. Please register and join in on Tuesday March 28th at 10:00am – 12:00pm PST. Long-Term Athlete developmentContinue Reading

Canadian National Biathlon Championships Results

The Canadian Biathlon Championships were a huge success for Team BC, with multiple podium finishes and great races put together by all our athletes.  The weather was in the cold low teens for most of the races in Canmore, with only the Relay race on Sunday getting into single digits. Congratulations to the athletes andContinue Reading

NCCP Locker Training

Calling all Learning Facilitators and Provincial/Territorial Managers! Biathlon Canada is offering Locker training on this Friday March 10th, 7:45am Mountain Time. The online training is about 1hr. Once completed you will be able to schedule and register coaching courses directly in the Locker, no more paper or electronic files for course registration forms (CRFs)! This willContinue Reading

VIBC Club Race Results

Vancouver Island Biathlon Club hosted a club race on February 25th. The Mass Start competition featured 42 athletes from Midgets to Masters. Results of the event are available here: Results – Final Mass Start 25 Feb VIBC is hosting its next club race on March 18th – for details see the race notice: March Race Notice 2017

Volunteers Needed for Nationals

Canmore is still looking to fill lots of volunteer spots for Nationals in Canmore, March 7-12. Lunch is provided, no experience required, front row seats for all the action. Follow the link below to sign up. Thank you Robyn & Micki, Volunteer Coordinators volunteersignup.org/4DWDW

Announcement of Team BC Nominations for 2017 Nationals

Biathlon BC is pleased to announce a total of 30 selected and sanctioned athletes to represent BC at the upcoming North American and Canadian Biathlon Championships in Canmore, Alberta. The list of athletes and details on the team fee are available here: 2017 Nationals Nominations Acceptance of nominations must be emailed to Peter Algra at peter@algrabros.comContinue Reading

Athlete Performance Workshops to be Offered in Whistler this June

Whistler Sport Legacies is offering Athlete Performance Workshops every Friday, June 2 – 23, 2017. Athlete performance workshops introduces athletes to a wide variety of sport services needed to help individuals achieve their full potential.  Participants will be introduced to aspects of performance training in Nutrition Education, Mental Performance, Agility, Strength and Mobility training, sport injury prevention,Continue Reading

Update on 2017 North American and Canadian Biathlon Championships

The organizing committee of the Prince George Canadian Nationals & North American Biathlon Championships is very disappointed to announce that due to low snow and unpredictable weather conditions the event is being relocated to Canmore, Alberta. Thank you so much to Biathlon Alberta for stepping up to ensure that this competition goes ahead March 6-12th.Continue Reading

List of Masters Athletes Qualified for 2017 Nationals

Here is the list of Masters Athletes who have qualified for the 2017 North American and Canadian Biathlon Championships. Congratulations to Callie, Lea-Marie, Yvette, Petra, Marie, Bryan, Chris, Richard, Pierre and Jonathan! Nationals 2017-Qualified Masters

Nationals 2017 Call for Volunteers

The Biathlon Canada National Championship is less than a couple of months away now – and the Organizers would love to have you there as a volunteer!  Information about the event can be found at: www.pgnationals2017.org  Volunteer sign-up link:  https://pgnationals2017.org/race-admin/volunteers/ Volunteering at a national event is a great way to be part of the action andContinue Reading

Biathlon BC Athletes Nominated for 2017 Youth and Junior World Championships

Congratulations to Emily Dickson (Junior Women) and Bobby Kreitz (Youth Men) who have been nominated to attend the 2017 Youth and Junior World Championships, which will be held in Brezno-Osrblie, Slovakia.  After a weekend of fierce competition in ValCartier, Quebec, where the last day of racing had to be cancelled due to extreme cold, DicksonContinue Reading

Biathlon BC Cup Race Deadlines

With the first Biathlon BC Cup race of the season “in the books”, we are now looking forward to BC Cup 2 at Quesnel and BC Cup 3 at Whistler!  Deadlines to register are coming up fast, so don’t miss your opportunity to sign up and race. BC Cup 2 – for invitation and linkContinue Reading

Upcoming Seminars from Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific

Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific is offering Speaker Series events that are free for CSI/PacificSport registered athletes, their parents and coaches: Nutrition: Travel Tips and Practical Strategies for Healthy Eating on the Road – December 7th in Victoria An Athletes’ Guide to Winter Invincibility – December 8th in North Vancouver CSI-P will soon be officially announcing three new eventsContinue Reading