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.
FAST & FEMALE AT IBU CUP (Feb. 20)
An adrenaline pumping afternoon of girl power, for females aged 8 to 19! Featuring Erin Yungblut, Claude Godbout, and Leila Mostaco-Guidolin. Information and registration here.
CANMORE NORDIC SEEKING BIATHLON COACH (Feb. 11)
Canmore Nordic Ski Club is looking to hire a head coach for its biathlon programs. View the job posting here (.pdf).
CALFOREX CUP POINTS NOW AVAILABLE (Feb. 11)
through Calforex Cup #5 - view here
TEAM AB - NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS (Feb. 5)
Listed below are selection percentages for Team Alberta, competing at the upcoming National Championships in Hinton. Selected athletes, and athletes eligible for sanctioning, will receive letters with details of the Tour by February 15th. Athletes wishing to appeal their status must do so in writing (mail to email@example.com) by February 18th.
Senior Girls/Senior Boys list
NEW EVENT! CALFOREX CUP 5 COMING FEBRUARY 7/8 (Jan. 30)
Biathlon Alberta has scheduled an additional event in February: Calforex Cup #5 will take place next weekend (February 7/8) in Canmore. Invitation to be posted soon.
WESTERN CHAMPS/CALFOREX CUP #4 WRAP-UP (Jan. 28)
Results - Sprint
Photo slideshow! - from Edmonton Nordic
photo by Lynette MacCulloch
AB CHAMPIONSHIPS/CALFOREX CUP #5 POSTPONED (Jan. 26)
Due to a lack of snow (both on the ground and in the forecast), Calforex Cup #5 in Camrose, scheduled for January 31/February 1, has been postponed. Please stay tuned for news on a new date for the event.
WESTERN CHAMPS - SUNDAY'S RACE CANCELLED (Jan. 24)
Due to further deterioration this afternoon of the ski loops, stadium, and shooting ramp, and little hope for an improvement in conditions, a decision has been made to cancel tomorrow’s Western Canadian Championship/Calforex Cup #4 biathlon competition.
WESTERN CHAMPIONSHIPS/CALFOREX CUP #4 (Jan. 20)
Weather forecast is looking great and the snow is holding up in Edmonton! Don't forget - registration closes Wednesday (Jan. 21st) night at 23:59.
CALFOREX CUP #3 GRANDE PRAIRIE - RESULTS (Jan. 19)
Results from Calforex Cup #3, held in Grande Prairie this past weekend:
ALBERTA BIATHLON CLUB - UPDATE ON AGM (Jan. 12)
Alberta Biathlon Club will hold its Annual General Meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, January 13th at 7:00pm.
Unable to attend in person? A teleconference option is available. Dial-in number: 1.800.747.5150. Participant code:
More information here.
CALFOREX CUP #3 - POSTPONED (Jan. 7)
Due to the cold weather forecasted for this coming weekend in Grande Prairie, Calforex Cup #3 has been postponed one week. New competition dates are January 17/18.
ANSCHUTZ-FORTNER RIFLE FOR SALE (Jan. 2)
For sale: Anschutz-Fortner rifle. Includes harness, sling and armband, soft-case, beautiful stainless barrel, and Pelican hardcase. Price - $3000 Call Stewart at 403.679.9927.