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 and the Organizing Committee for their diligent work to prepare for Trials. This is the third event in Quebec that has been cancelled due to the pandemic and we are very grateful for the FQB’s willingness to host these important events. Please join us in sending thanks to the FQB.

Information on refunds for race registration will follow. 

Junior Cup (January 7 – 24): Due to the ongoing pandemic, Biathlon Canada will not be sending a team to the Junior IBU Cup Tour. The decision has been made in order to maintain the health and safety of athletes, coaches, and staff. 

Trials Junior Youth World Championships – POSTPONED: For the time being, Trials for Junior Youth World Championships are postponed. More information will follow as soon as possible. The event will not take place during the January 3-6 timeframe due to the intensifying pandemic in Canada. Biathlon Canada is hoping to be able to host Junior Youth World Championships Trials but it must be safe to do so. More information to follow. 

Should you have any questions, please contact Heather Ambery at hambery@biathloncanada.ca