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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

Call for Expressions of Interest for Competition-Introduction Coaching Course

Are you interested in taking a Competition-Introduction coaching course? Is your club interested in hosting one of these courses? Biathlon BC is seeking expressions of interest from individuals and clubs in an effort to organize at least one CI-1 and one CI-2 course this season. Interested individuals and clubs should email office@biathlonbc.ca by November 30, 2016.Continue Reading

Advanced Officials Course

If you would like get your Biathlon Advanced Officials training, Telemark Biathlon is putting on a two day clinic at Telemark Nordic Club on November 26/27.  Tony Tsang will be the training facilitator. Click here to sign up. For more information, contact Telemark Biathlon by clicking here.

Biathlon BC Cup 1

The Zone4 registration system is now active, so you can register for the race weekend. Maximum total number of participants will be 100 based on a first registration-received basis. See telemarkbiathlon.com/bccup/ for more information.

Biathlon BC Cup 1 Race Invitation

The invitation for BC Cup 1 in West Kelowna has now been posted. Registration is scheduled to open next week. Now we just need some snowy weather! click here to download the invitation or go to www.telemarkbiathlon.com/bccup for full details.

2016/17 Hosting Policy posted

You can find the latest version of the Hosting Policy on our website – this is the policy we will use for all Biathlon BC Cup races this season. See  http://biathlonbc.ca/resources/funding-hosting/  for link to the policy.

Officials & Coaching Courses

Is your club planning to host an officials course or a coaching course between now and April 30, 2017?  BIBC provides funding to assist clubs in hosting officials and coaching courses.  To help with the distribution of such funds, there is a funding grid for officials and coach funding. The officials funding grid is availableContinue Reading