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Biathlon Series Event Whistler

January 26, 2014 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Whistler Biathalon Event Series | Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel | Whistler BC

Photo by Steve Rogers

Ever want to try something a little bit different? 

Why not try a biathlon? This Nordic skiing event combine cross-country skiing and rifle shooting.

Whistler is holding a fun event for you to try it.

GENERAL INFO

  • No previous skiing, biathlon or firearms experience is required
  • Target shooting instruction and a chance to practice shooting provided during rifle safety
  • The races consist of three skiing loops and two shooting bouts
  • Participants shoot in the prone (lying down) position for both shooting bouts
  • Participants do not carry the biathlon rifles; the rifles remain on the range
  • Biathlon rifles, ammunition and shooting rests are all provided
  • Participants must provide their own trail pass

COST

Ages 19 and up: $25 (online registration)
Ages 9-18: $20 (online registration)
CWSC Members receive a $5 discount per event

REGISTRATION

online registration available here until 10:00pm on January 24, 2014
If space available, day-of registration will be from 11:30-12:15 at the check-in desk for an additional $5

CATEGORIES

3 x 500m – Start time: 13:30
3 x 900m – Start time: 13:45
3 x 2km (Competitive) – Start time: 14:00

RIFLE SAFETY

12:45-13:30 at the biathlon range

Details

Date:
January 26, 2014
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Callaghan Valley
Whistler, BC V0N1B4 Canada + Google Map
Website:
http://callaghanwintersportsclub.ca/