Jules Burnotte – Athlete Bio

 

Name: Jules Burnotte

Twitter: @ptit_lievre

Instagram: @ptit_lievre

Facebook Page: @ptit.lievre

 

Date of Birth: 12/29/1996

Hometown: Sherbrooke, QC

Hometown Club: Club plein air Biathlon Estrie

Year you Started Competing: 2008

Favourite Biathlon Event: Relays

 

Top Three Career Finishes:

  1. Nove Mesto sprint WC 2018 33rd

    2. Nove Mesto Pursuit WC 2018 35th

    3. Ridnaun Sprint IBU 2018 11th 

 

What are some of your hobbies?

  • Books, Activism, Music, Outdoor, Studies, Canoeing, Running, Cycling

List your personal sponsors:

  • Physio Horizon Performance, Excellence sportive Sherbrooke

Favourite Book:

  • L’avalée des avalés, Réjean Ducharme

Favourite pump-up song:

  • Les bourgeois, Jacques Brel

What do you do to pass the time while travelling on tour?

  • Have a look at the view

What are you looking forward to most this season?

  • Trying to see what I am worth on the world cup circuit if I can reach it again this year.

What do you like the most about biathlon?

  • It is an outdoor sport, so it happens in amazing landscapes and the shooting makes it impressive. You always have to be focused and everything counts. It keeps you nicely on the edge for the competition.

If you were not a full-time athlete, what would you be doing?

  • Physical education or Philosophy Teacher

Anything else you want to share?

  • I want to sincerely thank the national team for being open to let me stay at home to train and for offering a great support system! It is very precious for me.