Updated High Performance, Development and Talent Squad Nominations

Biathlon BC’s Athlete Development Committee (“ADC“) is pleased to announce the nominees for the High Performance Squad, the Development Squad and the Talent Squad for the 2014-2015 season. Additionally, the athletes whose names are in bold are the 10 nominees for Biathlon BC’s 2015 Canada Winter Games Squad. The ADC wishes to highlight two changes […]

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Athletes Needed to Help Select Uniform Contest Winner

Biathlon BC is looking for two athletes to help with the selection of the winning design for our uniform contest.

Interested athletes should send in an expression of interest, including their name, age, home club, phone number, and a summary of any graphic design or art experience by April 29th.

Participation on the uniform selection committee will involve at least one teleconference call of about 2 hours long, in addition to the time necessary to review the 13 different designs that have been submitted.

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Call for Expressions of Interest for Hosting 2014/2015 BC Cups

Biathlon BC is soliciting expressions of interest for hosting a BC Cup during the 2014/2015 winter season. If your club is interested in hosting a BC Cup event this year, please contact the Administrator by April 30th. If you have an idea of the weekend or month of when you would like to host, you […]

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Race Suit Contest / Club Grant Reminder

Just a reminder that the deadline for the Biathlon BC Race Suit contest is April 15th, and the deadline for Club Grant applications is April 20th. Get those applications in!

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2014 Club Development Grant Applications Now Available

Biathlon BC is announcing its 2014 Club Development Grant Program.

This grant program is available to assist clubs with equipment purchases or the costs of coaching/officials courses that will lead to increased opportunities for participation in the sport of biathlon.

Grants are available for up to $2000.

The details, rules and application form for this grant program are available here: 2014 Club Grant Application Form

The deadline for applications is April 20, 2014.

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Caledonia Nordics Spring Toonie Race this Saturday

The Caledonia Nordics are hosting a fun mixed relay we are organizing for April 5th at Otway. Mixed means mixed disciplines, mixed genders and mixed ages. It should be lots of fun. Cost is $2. See the race notice for complete details. Invitation-Race Notice – CNSC – Mixed Spring Twoonie Race – April 5 2014

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Biathlon BC AGM to be held in Kamloops on May 23-25

The 2014 Annual General Meeting of Biathlon BC will be held in Kamloops from Friday, May 23rd to Sunday, May 25th.

The meetings will take place at Thompson Rivers University in the Alpine Room, which is located on the main floor of the Campus Activity Centre.

Single and double suites have been reserved at the Kamloops Residence and Conference Centre. These suites will be held for Biathlon BC members until April 23rd. The rate for the suites is $104.94 plus tax per night. To reserve a suite contact Jacquie Saucier at 250-828-8999 x0 or by email and quote the group name “Biathlon BC 2014”.

Here is the schedule for the weekend:

Friday, May 23

19:00-21:00: social event at a location TBD in Kamloops

Saturday, May 24

9:00-13:00: morning workshops / discussions
13:00-14:00: lunch break
14:00-18:00: afternoon workshops / discussions

Sunday, May 25

9:00-12:00: annual general meeting

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Biathlon BC Uniform Design Contest

Biathlon BC is pleased to announce its race suit design contest!

Biathlon BC is updating its team uniform in preparation for the 2015 Canada Winter Games, and wants your input.

Please read the contest rules and regulations below, then show us your creativity and design skills by coming up with a new look for Biathlon BC’s race suit. The winner will receive a $200 cash prize, and their design will become the new Biathlon BC team uniform beginning with the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, BC!

Click here to read the contest rules and regulations.

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