Kamloops BC Winter Games
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The BC Winter Games featured a different approach to biathlon, as a standard biathlon venue was not available. While far from ideal, some creative minds and determined individuals made for a wonderful event for our athletes and ensured biathlon stays as a core sport in the BCWGs. So how do you run a biathlon even […]
Cadets National Championships
This season, Biathlon BC used a wax protocol for seniors and IBU categories. We wanted to trial a different wax system as well as a protocol and see how it would work out. Thanks to Peter Algra, Wes Bender, Kevin Moutray and a few other helpers for waxing all those skis for every Biathlon BC […]
Congratulations to the BC biathletes who competed at the Cadet Biathlon National Championships at Brookvale, PEI from March 7-10. All the best in the upcoming Canadian National Championships at Charlo, NB from March 20-25.
Biathlon BC Wax Protocol for Biathlon BC Cup Races
Sorry folks, our service provider did a migration… and we lost a couple of months of posts – so if you’re wondering what happened and why some items have disappeared, that’s why! We are endeavoring to rebuild things, might take a few days to get back to “normal”.
Biathlon BC Cup 1 Invitation
We are trying something new this season – a wax protocol for racers in the Senior Boy/Girl through Men/Women categories! All 8 Biathlon BC Cup races will use the wax protocol. So why are we doing this? Well, for a number of good reasons. First of all, iron-on high fluorocarbon waxes and powders are controversial. […]
Documents to check out
The first BC Cup of the season is coming up soon! click here for information.
BCWG Qualification Races
The Biathlon BC Board as recently approved the following documents: Hosting Policy for BC Cups Wax Protocol for BC Cups Athletes Manual Athletes Manual Addendum A (selection races) The Hosting Policy and Wax Protocol can be found under the “Resources – Funding and Hosting” tab, and the Athletes Manual can be found under the “Resources […]
Julia in the top 10!
Zone 2: qualification race is on Saturday December 16, 2017 Click here for race invitation. Zone 7 and 8: qualification race is on Saturday December 30, 2017 Click here for race invitation.
BC Games Society Helps Fund Biathlon Equipment Purchase
BC’s Julia Ransom has launched herself into a top 10 finish in Sweden at the season opening World Cup race weekend in the Individual competition, finishing 9th overall. Julia had perfect shooting with 4 clean rounds (7 athletes in the top 10 shot clean). Way to go Julia! Julia says “I was mainly excited just […]
Through its Powering Potential Fund, the BC Winter Games Society has provided funding to assist Biathlon BC with the purchase of two electronic biathlon target system, which will be used at the upcoming BC Winter Games in Kamloops. With the absence of a biathlon range in Kamloops, Biathlon BC will run a modified competition at […]