BIATHLON CANADA NAMES JUNIOR IBU TOUR 1 TEAM

On December 8, 2018 a group of ten athletes will depart for Junior IBU Cup Tour 1. The team will compete in Lenzerheide, Switzerland and Premanon, France before returning to Canada on December 23.

“We continue to build depth in our Junior ranks in Canada and are sending a strong team to the first Junior Tour,” commented Tour Head Coach, Roddy Ward.

The athletes competing at the first Junior IBU Tour are:

Sergey Bochkarnikov, Whistler Nordic Development Centre;

Ryan Elden, Whistler Nordic Development Centre;

Trevor Kiers, Biathlon Alberta Training Centre;

Michael Pullishy, Biathlon Alberta Training Centre;

Lucas Smith, Whistler Nordic Development Centre.

 

Larissa Black, Whistler Nordic Development Centre;

Gillian Gowling, Whistler Nordic Development Centre;

Annika Klotz, Foothills Nordic Ski Club;

Zoe Pekos, Whistler Nordic Development Centre;

Anna Sellers, Biathlon Alberta Training Centre.

 

Head Coach: Roddy Ward
Assistant Coach: Jessica Blenkarn