ARCHIVED NEWS - June - August, 2012
NEWS / INFORMATION FOR COACHES (Aug. 30)
Biathlon Canada is offering Coach Development grants to
assist coaches in obtaining practical coaching experience or mentorship through a variety of activities. Info here
Alberta Sport Development Centre - Connecting Coaches August Newsletter
Alberta Sport, Recreation, Parks and Wildlife Foundation - Fall Course Schedule
FOR SALE - AIR RIFLE TARGETS (Aug. 27)
Refurbished Air Rifle Targets for sale. Mechanicals restored by an experienced artisanal craftsmen. All new paint!1 standing target, 1 prone target. Asking: $79.95 each, $149.95 for two. Contact Alan Ball for more information.
SUMMER BIATHLON SEASON UNDERWAY (Aug. 21)
The summer biathlon season continues this weekend in Canmore, with Shoot-to-Win #2.
Shoot-to-Win #2: information / registration
2012 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (Aug. 15)
In conjunction with the North American Summer Championships, Biathlon Alberta will hold its 2012 AGM on Saturday, September 8th in Canmore. The meeting will be preceded by the annual Awards Presentation. Notice of the AGM may be found here.
COMPETITION DEVELOPMENT COURSE - NEW DATES (Aug. 1)
Biathlon Canada has announced new dates for the NCCP Competition Development workshop originally planned for June. The course remains in Canmore, and will occur October 11 - 16. More information here ,
AB SPORT DEVELOPMENT CENTRE - NEWSLETTER (July 30)
Interesting information about "Developmentally Appropriate Sport", amongst other items, is contained in the latest ASDC Connecting Coaches Newsletter. Download here
WINSPORT CASINO NEXT WEEK - VOLUNTEERS REQ'D (July 13)
Several volunteers are still required for Day 2 (Friday, July 20th) of the Winsport casino in Calgary. Proceeds of this casino will be allocated toward the development of biathlon! Volunteers may sign-up here.
2012 RUEDI SETZ AWARD - SEEKING NOMINATIONS (June 25)
Biathlon Alberta is seeking nominations for the 2012 Ruedi Setz Award - please submit your nomination to Andy Holmwood by July 31st. This award, in addition to other Biathlon Alberta awards, will be presented at the Annual General Meeting, September 8th in Canmore.
BIATHLON BOOT CAMP COMING TO CANMORE (June 13)
Biathlon Alberta is pleased to announce Biathlon Boot Camp - a day-camp style training camp in Canmore July 30th through August 4th. The camp features Olympic champion and now coach Anna Carin Zidek-Olofsson. The camp is open to Youth and second-year Senior Boy/Girl athletes. More info below:
2015 CANADA GAMES - SEEKING PROGRAM LEADER (June 11)
Biathlon Alberta is seeking a coach or manager to coordinate our Canada Games 2015 program. More information here.