EIGHT TEAM CANADA ATHLETES NOMINATED TO COMPETE IN BIATHLON AT BEIJING 2022

CANMORE (January 19, 2022) - Biathlon Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee have nominated eight Canadian athletes to compete in biathlon at the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games.The athletes and coaches nominated are: Megan Bankes (Calgary, Alta.)Sarah Beaudry (Prince George, B.C.)Jules Burnotte (Sherbrooke, Que.)Emily Dickson (Burns Lake, B.C.)Christian Gow (Calgary, Alta.)Scott Gow (Calgary, Alta.)Emma Lunder … Continue reading EIGHT TEAM CANADA ATHLETES NOMINATED TO COMPETE IN BIATHLON AT BEIJING 2022

Biathlon Canada 2021-22 Board of Directors

by: Adriana Vicic Not only is Biathlon Canada’s 2021-22 Board of Directors one of the most gender-balanced in the history of the organization, but Biathlon Canada has also made moves to ensure gender inclusion is part of the organization’s leadership going forward.  At the 2021 AGM last October, Board members, Biathlon Canada staff, Division representatives, … Continue reading Biathlon Canada 2021-22 Board of Directors

UPDATE: WORLD YOUTH JUNIOR CHAMPS AND JUNIOR IBU CUP TRIALS

In order to protect the health and safety of athletes, coaches, officials, volunteers, and staff, Biathlon Canada has cancelled the World Youth Junior Championships Trials and Junior IBU Cup Trials in Valcartier, Quebec from January 3 - 6, 2022. The FQB is also in support of this decision.  Biathlon Canada would like to thank the FQB … Continue reading UPDATE: WORLD YOUTH JUNIOR CHAMPS AND JUNIOR IBU CUP TRIALS

Biathlon Canada Selects New Group of Female Coaches For the 2021-22 Women in Coaching Mentorship Program

By: Adriana Vicic This article is part of the “Women in Biathlon Series”. With excellence and leadership at the forefront of Biathlon Canada’s values, we will be featuring some of the great female athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers that support us in sport and help build our close-knit community. Follow us on social media @biathloncanadaofficial … Continue reading Biathlon Canada Selects New Group of Female Coaches For the 2021-22 Women in Coaching Mentorship Program

Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy

Biathlon Canada Announces Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy  In order to protect the health and safety of our members and the communities in which we participate in biathlon, the Biathlon Canada Board of Directors has approved a COVID-19 Vaccination policy. This policy will apply to Biathlon Canada sanctioned events and activities. This policy will come into … Continue reading Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy