ARCHIVED NEWS - April-May, 2012
WINSPORT CASINO - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED (May 25)
Biathlon Alberta is seeking volunteers to work the upcoming WinSport Casino, July 19-20, at the Stampede Casino in Calgary. Proceeds of this casino will be allocated toward the development of biathlon! View the volunteer sign-up list here.
BIATHLON ALBERTA OFFERING SHOOTING SEMINAR (May 17)
Biathlon Alberta is pleased to announce it is hosting a one-day Shooting Seminar for coaches, Saturday, June 9th in Edmonton. Find more details here .
U of A AUGUSTANA SEEKING COACH (May 14)
The University of Alberta - Augustana Campus, in conjunction with the Camrose Ski Club, is seeking a coach for the Vikings Biathlon Team in addition to some club coaching with the CSC. More information here .
POSTAL PRECISION SHOOTING COMPETITION (May 11)
Biathlon Canada is pleased to announce the 2012 Postal Precision Shooting Competition. This competition provides an opportunity to compete against athletes from across the country while promoting the development of shooting skills. More info here .
ALBERTA BIATHLON CLUB CASINO (May 9)
ABC is recruiting volunteers for its upcoming casino in Calgary, August 2-3. More information here.
BIATHLON CANADA 2011-12 AWARDS (May 5)
Congratulations (!!) to the following Biathlon Alberta members, recipients of 2011-12 Biathlon Canada awards:
Melanie Schultz - Female Athlete of the Year
Carol Henley - Ruedi Setz Award
Richard Boruta - Male Coach of the Year
Mel Schultz receives her award from Stephen Hale
SPORT SCHOOL PROGRAM PROPOSED FOR CANMORE (Apr. 26)
Canadian Rockies Public Schools is proposing the creation of a Sports School program, commencing September, 2012. The program is aimed at student athletes in Grades 9-11. An Information Session will be held at 7pm, Wednesday, May 2nd, at Canmore Collegiate High School. More information on the program may be found here.
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS - PHOTOS (Apr. 16)
Photo galleries from the 2012 National Championships:
L. MacCulloch Picasa gallery
photo by L. MacCulloch
BIATHLON CANADA - NCCP COMP DEV COURSE (Apr. 4)
Biathlon Canada will be hosting an NCCP Competition Development course in Canmore in June. This course replaces old NCCP Level 3. More information here .