2017 World Youth & Junior Championship Teams Announced

Biathlon Canada is pleased to announce our 2017 World Youth & Junior Championship Teams.

World Youth and Junior Championships, Brezno-Osrblie, Slovakia

February 14-March 2, 2017


Youth Women

Anna Sellers                Canmore, AB               Canmore Nordic

Shilo Rousseau            Thessalon, ON             Highlands Trailblazers

Frederique Perusse      Levis, QC                     Biathlon Quebec/ La Poursuite

Elise Sauve                  Calgary, AB                  Foothills Nordic


Junior Women

Megan Bankes             Calgary, AB                  Biathlon Alberta Training Centre/Foothills Nordic

Nadia Moser               Whitehorse, YT             Biathlon Alberta Training Centre /Yukon Biathlon

Emily Dickson              Prince George, BC        Biathlon Alberta Training Centre /Caledonia Nordic

Charlotte Hamel          Sherbrooke, QC           Biathlon Quebec/Estrie


Youth Men     

Leo Grandbois             Sherbrooke, QC           Biathlon Quebec/Estrie

Adam Runnalls            Calgary, AB                  Calgary Biathlon Racers

Thomas Hulsman         Calgary, AB                  Foothills Nordic

Bobby Kreitz                Prince George, BC        Whistler Nordic Development Centre/Caledonia Nordic


Junior Men

Pearce Hanna              Edmonton, AB             Edmonton Nordic

Jules Burnotte             Sherbrooke, QC           Biathlon Quebec/Estrie

Zachari Bolduc             Ste. Sophie, QC            Biathlon Quebec/ La Poursuite

Trevor Kiers                 Timmins, ON               Biathlon Alberta Training Centre /Timmins Biathlon



Jacqueline Akerman    Head Coach

Richard Boruta            Assistant Coach

Tyson Smith                 ICE Assignment Coach

Airat Aitniakov             ICE Assignment Coach

Andrzej Lesnik             Head Ski Service

Andrew Chisholm        Assistant Ski Service


WYJ 2017 Selection Percentages translated v.2