Jules Burnotte – Athlete Bio
Name: Jules Burnotte
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:
- 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
- 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.