Races — Biathlon is Back in 2017

I have written about biathlons previously. Recently, I got a list of races and dates in the Northeast. Many of these are skiing, but I figured endurance athletes might appreciate them all the same.

Get excited:  dates have been set for 2017 Pemi Biathlon races!

Jan 28

Feb 4

March 4

May 20

June 17

Aug 5

Sept 30

Oct 21

Events may be cancelled due to weather, so please be in touch if you have any questions before driving over.  If you anticipate bringing a group of 5 or more participants that need to use club rifles and ammo, please be in touch before the race so that we can prepare. 

More information can be found at http://pemi.org/biathlon.html but note that as of this email, the page has not been updated for 2017.  Please feel welcome to download and complete forms beforehand and bring them along, but please do not send them, or payment, in the mail.  We also have blank forms available at the events that you can fill out here.

For those interested, the Harvard Biathlon Club has been offering some exciting races.  Their next events will occur on Jan 22, Feb 26, and March 26.  https://www.facebook.com/HSCBiathlon 

The Jackson Biathlon Club is offering a Wednesday race series:  Jan. 4 (Training Day: included in series), 11, 18, 25.  Feb: 1,8,15,22. March 1,8.

and a Sunday race series:  Jan 15, 29.  Feb 12, 26. March 12.

They also have programs for juniors and youth.  Please contact Wayne at jxbiathlon@gmail.com

Finally, a few regional and national events:

Jan. 12, 19, 26 and Feb. 9, 16, 23.   Ethan Allen Biathlon Thursday Night Series:  Jericho, VT

February 11-12, 2017  NORAM #4  Ethan Allen Biathlon, Jericho, VT

February 18-19, 2017 NORAM #5 Lake Placid, NY

March 24-26, 2017  US Nationals, Jericho, VT

Ski fast, shoot straight!

Scott B

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2 Responses to Races — Biathlon is Back in 2017

  1. Tim says:

    Does anyone have information or a schedule for Summer Biathlons West of the Rockys?

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