CAMROSE SUMMER CAMP (May 13)
The Augustana Vikings are pleased to continue Alberta's oldest youth biathlon tradition and invite biathletes from across the country to Camrose for high-performance summer training from July 13-17, 2015. Read more here.
KOREA EXCHANGE - CALL FOR ATHLETES (May 8)
Biathlon Alberta is seeking 10 young athletes to travel on a fully-supported and funded trip to South Korea, June 28 – July 8, 2015! Details here .
U OF A - AUGUSTANA CAMPUS BIATHLON PROGRAM (May 5)
Proud to be the only collegiate biathlon program outside of Europe, the U of A - Augustana Campus presents the ideal opportunity to pursue a post-secondary education ... read more here.
NEW BIATHLON HEAD COACH FOR CANMORE NORDIC (May 1)
Canmore Nordic Ski Club is pleased to announce that Rachel Koroscil has been named Biathlon Head Coach effective May 25. Koroscil replaces Jeff Lodge who will retire this spring. Read more here.
RIFLE FOR SALE (April 11)
This rifle is 3 years old (1827 Fortner Sprint barreled action purchased in September 2012), but was only really used for half a year. The custom stock (from Petr Zidek) was also built in 2012. The rifle comes with an Altius harness; a spare round holder; 4 short clips; almost 2000 rounds of ammo (half Standard Plus); a hard and soft case; an adjustable front aperture; extra front sight apertures; 6 arm bands (3 Larson); a rifle weight; 2 extra slings; a cleaning kit; a trigger lock; a shooting rest; targets; Alan keys; miscellaneous (eg butt-plate extensions). Asking $4250.
Contact Kathryn for more information.
BIATHLON ALBERTA TRAINING CENTRE - 2015/16 PROGRAM
Please find below details of the 2015-16 Biathlon Alberta Training Centre program, in addition to the program application form. Deadline for submission of application forms is April 7th.
Application Form (.docx)
SASK PROVINCIAL CHAMPS THIS WEEKEND (Mar. 18)
The Saskatchewan Provincial Championships will take place this coming weekend at Blue Mountain (North Battleford). Organizer Doug Sylvester says the snow is great - no dirt, no grass, bring race skis. Concession, door prizes (including Scott Perras sunglasses), etc.
Link to registration
FIREARMS SAFETY COURSE OFFERED (Mar. 17)
Alberta Biathlon Club, in collaboration with the Alberta Hunter Education Instructor Association, is offering the Canadian Firearms Safety Course, April 18-19 in Calgary. Details here .
ALBERTA CHAMPIONSHIPS/CALFOREX #6 CANCELLED (Mar. 16)
Due to a lack of snow, Alberta Championships/Calforex Cup #6 scheduled to occur in Camrose March 21-22, have been cancelled.