ARCHIVED NEWS - JUNE/JULY 2010
RMR OFFERS OPENINGS IN HP PROGRAM (July 15)
Rocky Mountain Racers (RMR) is pleased to announce openings in its high performance biathlon program, made possible by the recent addition of Mr. Pierre Pepin as Shooting Coach. Read more here.
BIATHLON CANADA - SPDP GRANTS AVAILABLE (July 14)
Biathlon Canada is currently accepting Sport Participation Development Grant applications from qualified clubs. The purpose of this program is promote and grow Biathlon in various regions of the country by assisting clubs in the delivery of programs. The deadline for applications is July 31 - more information is available here.
SANDRA KEITH HOSTING MASSIVE EQUIPMENT SALE (July 7th)
Sandra has recently retired from Biathlon, and is selling off clothing and equipment at sale prices July 24th in Canmore. Click here for details.
NOTICE OF JULY 12th SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING - (June 30)
The Board of Directors of Biathlon Alberta has called a Special General Meeting of the Association, to be held by teleconference call on Monday, July 12th at 7:00 pm. Click here for the meeting agenda and details.
COACHING ASSOCATION OF CANADA GRANTS (June 22)
The Coaching Association of Canada is again this year offering the Chevrolet Making Dreams Possible Club Coaching Grant, in addition to the Investors Group Community Coaching Conference Grant. Follow the links below for information on these grants:
Making Dreams Possible Club Coaching Grant
Investors Group Community Coaching Conference Grant
BIATHLON CANADA SEEKING HP DIRECTOR (June 17)
Biathlon Canada is hiring a High-Performance Director, to be based in Canmore. Details of this opportunity are available here.
ABC/BIATHLON ALBERTA TO HOST SUMMER SERIES (June 15)
Alberta Biathlon Club and Biathlon Alberta have joined forces to offer the "Shoot to Win" 5-race Summer Biathlon Series. Events will include Mountain Bike, Roller-Ski, and Running Biathlon. Check out the schedule here.
RMR TO HOST SHOOTING CAMPS WITH PIERRE PEPIN (June 14)
Rocky Mountain Racers has
recently added Biathlon Canada's "Coach of the Year" Pierre Pepin to its coaching staff. Coach Pepin will be hosting three shooting camps over the summer, open to Biathlon Alberta members. Click here for details.
SUMMER TRAINING CAMP AT MT. WASHINGTON (June 7)
Biathlon Alberta is pleased to offer a summer training camp, August 8 - 15, at Mt. Washington, Vancouver Island. This camp is aimed at Canada Games-eligible athletes, born 1990-1993. Read more about the camp here.
CANADA GAMES TRAINING SQUAD ANNOUNCED (June 3)
Biathlon Alberta is pleased to announce 22 young athletes have been nominated to the Canada Games Training Squad for the upcoming season. Click here for details.