Sad News about Pat Bobinski

Biathlon Canada notes with great sadness the passing earlier this week of Pat Bobinski, of Hay River, N.W.T. Pat was a key biathlon leader in the Northwest Territories from the 1970’s until the time of his death, serving as both a coach and Division President for many years. Pat was the first coach of current National Team member Brendan Green.

Biathlon Canada awarded Pat the June Hooper award in 2010, recognizing his significant contributions to the development of biathlon in the north.

Pat will be sorely missed by the Canadian biathlon community. Biathlon Canada extends its sincere condolences to Pat’s family and friends.

Read the CBC story about Pat here.