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Novice biathlon clinic and race at Yellowstone Ski Festival

Tue, Nov  11, 2008 - By Yellowstone Ski Festival

The Yellowstone Ski Festive will host two biathlon events: a standard IBU sprint race, and a novice biathlon clinic and race.

2008 Altius Handcrafted Firearms Biathlon Sprint Race

Format

This event will be organized following standard IBU rules for the Sprint Race. The Start will be individual at 30 sec intervals.  Distances will be 10km for Men/Junior Men and 7.5km for Women/Junior Women.  A youth category and distance may be offered if there is enough interest and competitors./p>

Awards Schedule

Prizes provided by Altius Handcrafted Firearms will be awarded to the top 3 Men, Women and Junior Men.

Event Schedule

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

1600– 1700: Late Registration at Snow Desk at the Holiday Inn ($25)
1830: Team Captains Meeting - Holiday Inn

Thursday, November 27, 2008

0900-0950:  Zero- Bib pickup will be at the Biathlon range during the Zero period.
1000: Start
11115: Awards at venue


2008 Altius Handcrafted Firearms Novice Biathlon Clinic and Race

Format

This event is open to all interested skiers.  No previous biathlon or shooting experience is necessary. Distances will be 3km for Men/Junior Men and 3km for Women/Junior Women with 2 shooting bouts for all participants.

Awards Schedule

Prizes provided by Altius Handcrafted Firearms will be awarded to the top 3 Men and Women

Event Schedule

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

1030-1200:  Biathlon Demonstration sponsored by the USBA.  Open to all at no cost and not required to participate in Novice race.  Basic instruction and equipment provided.
1600-1700: Late Registration – Holiday Inn Snow Desk
1830: Team Captain’s Meeting – Holiday Inn

Thursday, November 27, 2008

1100: Meet at Biathlon Range for the start of the clinic followed immediately by the race

Please print out and sign both the registration and waiver if submitting a paper registration.  Check only with paper registration.

2008 Biathlon Sprint Race Registration Form  --  2008 WYSEF Waiver

2008 Novice Biathlon Race Registration Form  --  2008 WYSEF Waiver