Elk River Roller Ski Biathlon Race – Thursday, August 21, 2014

Elk River Roller Ski Biathlon Race

Sponsored by Minnesota Biathlon and Twin Cities Biathlon

  • 10K Mass Start (3 med/2 short loops) – PPSS
    With Penalty Loops
  • Registration 4:30 PM
  • Zero – 5:00 PM
  • Race Start – 6:00 PM
  • Cost – $10.00 (Cheap!)
    Make checks payable to Minnesota Biathlon
  • Volunteers needed!! Please call Lou to volunteer.
  • Any questions? – Call Lou Chouinard at 612-386-6529

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Elk River Roller Ski Biathlon Race – Thursday, July 24, 2014

Elk River Roller Ski Biathlon Race

Sponsored by Minnesota Biathlon and Twin Cities Biathlon

  • Thursday, July 24, 2014
  • Elk River Biathlon Range 
  • 10K Mass Start (3 med/2 short loops) – PPSS

 

TWIN CITIES BIATHLON RACE RESULTS
ELK RIVER
THURSDAY, JULY 24, 2014

NAME

CLASS

TIME

PLACE

P

P

S

TOTAL

Vasek Cervenka

YM

33:17

1 1 2 2 2 7
Henry Jarvinen

YM

34:11

2 2 2 2 4 10
Alex Larson

YM

34:49

3 4 4 3 2 13
Lewis White

YM

42:30

4 4 4 4 5 17
Joe Frawley

YM

45:11

5 5 4 4 2 15
Jalen Betsinger

YM

30:40

1 2 0 3 0 5
Zean Baker

JM

31:40

2 1 2 2 3 8
Gerrit Garberich

JM

32:24

3 1 3 1 3 8
Zach Nelson

SRM

33:28

1 3 1 2 3 9
Brian Wray

MM

37:33

1 2 4 2 1 9
Amanda Kautzer

G

35:56

1 2 1 0 3 6
Heidi Nikkanen

G

43:18

2 3 2 4 3 12
Emma Stertz

G

43:25

3 0 1 3 4 8
Maria Schoening

G

44:43

4 2 2 3 5 12
Sienna Ellingson

Y

35:09

1 1 1 2 0 4
Jenna Ruzich

SRM

38:10

1 2 3 1 2 8
Benjamin Fena

NB-AIR

31:06

1 5 4 3 4 16
River Fena

NG – AIR

34:58

1 1 0 3 0 4
Elizabeth Strandberg

NG

29:28

1 2 2 4 2 10
Emma Watson

NG

29:48

2 3 1 4 3 11

 

With Penalty Loops

  • Registration 4:30 PM
  • Zero – 5:00 PM
  • Race Start – 6:00 PM
  • Cost – $10.00 (Cheap!)

o   Make checks payable to Minnesota Biathlon 

Auburn Ski Club is hosting the 2014 US Summer National Championships in Biathlon

Dear Minnesota Biathlon Clubs,
Auburn Ski Club is hosting the 2014 US Summer National Championships in Biathlon. It will be a three day event September 5-7th. We are hoping to get this information out to your members. It was not clear from your website who I should contact. Please let me know if there is a different person I should communicate with. It would be great to get good attendance from many different biathlon clubs in the US. I would appreciate it if you can pass the attached registration information to your members as well as the link to our website: http://auburnskiclub.com/biathlon/biathlon-races/.

Please don’t hesitate to ask me any questions or have your members contact me. We are also hosting the Winter National Championships this year as well so this will be a great opportunity for biathletes to get acquainted with our club.

Sincerely,
Megan Seifert
Race Director
Auburn Ski Club
Soda Springs, CA

National Biathlon Championships information form 2014

Summer Biathlon Race, Novice Race & Air Rifle Summer Biathlon Race – Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Mt.Itasca, Coleraine

Summer Biathlon Race, Novice Race & Air Rifle Summer Biathlon Race for 5 – 13 years old

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Mt.Itasca, Coleraine
Hosted by Mt.Itasca Nordic Ski Association

Biathlon Race
Format: Mass start, shoot biathlon rifle (.22 cal.)

ELITE BIATHLETES: Run distance Position
MEN, WOMEN, JM, JW,YM, YW, BOYS, GIRLS 6km (5×1.2km) P,P,S,S

RESULTS

Summer Biathlon Race; Saturday, June 21, 2014; Mt.Itasca, Coleraine
Men; Mass Start 6km (5×1.2km)
Place  Name category PPSS Total Finish Time
1 Jacob Pearson B 2112 6 28:12
2 Simon Zink B 3334 13 30:18
3 Lochlan Baird B 2122 7 31:29
4 Vasek Cervenka B 4110 6 32:08
5 Alex Larson B 4534 16 32:28
1 Cameron Christiansen YM 2010 3 29:38
2 Henry Jarvinen YM O322 7 33:27
3 Lewis White YW 2222 8 34:20 shooting PPPP
1 Zean Baker JM 3223 10 30:31
2 Gerrit Garberich JM 3433 13 32:48
3 Jalen Betsinger JM 2321 8 33:52
Women; Mass Start 5km (5x1km)
Place  Name category PPSS Total Finish Time
1 Amanda Kautzer G 3333 12 30:40
2 Rylie Garner G 2122 7 31:01
3 Emma Stertz G 4225 13 31:24
4 Maria Schoening G 5434 16 32:43 BIKE
1 Siena Ellingson YW 3113 8 28:22
1 Hanne Guthrie SW 2341 10 29:07
Overall Results: Men; Mass Start 6km (5×1.2km)
Place  Name category PPSS Total Finish Time
1 Jacob Pearson B 2112 6 28:12
2 Cameron Christiansen YM 2010 3 29:38
3 Simon Zink B 3334 13 30:18
4 Zean Baker JM 3223 10 30:31
5 Lochlan Baird B 2122 7 31:29
6 Vasek Cervenka B 4110 6 32:08
7 Alex Larson B 4534 16 32:28
8 Gerrit Garberich JM 3433 13 32:48
9 Henry Jarvinen YM O322 7 33:27
10 Jalen Betsinger JM 2321 8 33:52
11 Lewis White YW 2222 8 34:20 shooting PPPP
Overall Results: Women; Mass Start 5km (5x1km)
Place  Name category PPSS Total Finish Time
1 Siena Ellingson YW 3113 8 28:22
2 Hanne Guthrie SW 2341 10 29:07
3 Amanda Kautzer G 3333 12 30:40
4 Rylie Garner G 2122 7 31:01
5 Emma Stertz G 4225 13 31:24
6 Maria Schoening G 5434 16 32:43 BIKE
Air Rifle Summer Biathlon; 5-7 years old; Mass Start 0.3km 
Place  Name AGE     Finish Time
1 Gunnar Larson 7 2:33
2 Luke Palecek 5 4:06
3 Cooper Lonson 5 dnf
Air Rifle Summer Biathlon; 8-10 years old; Mass Start 1.0km (2×0.5k)
Place  Name AGE     Finish Time
1 Matej Cervenka 10 4:32
2 Dagan Larson 10 5:59
3 Braeden Barry 9 6:02
4 Isaac Palecek 8 7:25
5 Max Lonson 8 10:23
Air Rifle Summer Biathlon; 11-13 years old; Mass Start 1.5km (3×0.5k)
Place  Name AGE Finish Time
1 Sammy Stertz 10 7:53

 

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MINNESOTA BIATHLON SUMMER / FALL 2014 SCHEDULE

Month Date Day Location Description Zero Start
May 16 Friday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
17 Saturday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
18 Sunday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
17 – 18 USBA Level One Coaches Clinic – Friday 7 PM – Saturday 10 PM
18 USBA Level One Officials Clinic – Saturday 7 PM – Saturday 10 PM
Both are at Mt. Itasca
June 16 Monday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
17 Tuesday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
18 Wednesday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
19 Thursday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
20 Friday Mt. Itasca Shooting Camp
21 Saturday Mt. Itasca Mass Start – Running 10 AM 10:40 AM
        June 24 – July 9 – Junior High Altitude Camp – Colorado
July 24 Thursday Elk River Mass Start – Roller Ski 5 PM 6 PM
      July 28 – August 2 – Lake Placid NY Camp
      August 3 – August 10 – Jericho VT Camp (Races 8/9 and 8/10)
August 21 Thursday Elk River Mass Start – Roller Ski 5 PM 6 PM
September 14 Sunday Elk River Mass Start – Roller Ski  10 AM 11 AM
MN Biathlon Fall Festival
October 26 Sunday Elk River Pursuit Format – Roller Ski  10 AM 11 AM
Novice Race – Roller Ski 1:45 PM
TBD – Another experienced race might be added.

Midwest Regional Biathlon Development Camp

Midwest Regional Biathlon Development Camp
June 16-29, 2014
Mt. Itasca/ Grand Rapids MN

This camp will focus on developing biathlon shooting skills- position, accuracy drills, and combo training for athletes that have varying experience in biathlon . Volume training, rollerskiing, running, biking, as well as strength and technique work.

Who:
1) new athletes: 13 years and older – perfect camp, if you are serious about biathlon. Shooting (including rifle set up) focused on accuracy, practicing both positions - prone and standing, developing good position and range procedure, accuracy shooting. combo shooting
2) experienced athletes – great camp to improve your biathlon skills: shooting – check position – make adjustments, focused accuracy  and  combo shooting

Daily schedule: first week – shooting twice a day with 1 or 2 physical workout as well;
second week – combo shooting with more biathlon specific training (rollerskiing, running, biking, strength) with 3 epic workouts.

Dates: Monday, June 16 at 10 AM meeting at Mt. Itasca – Sunday, June 29 at Noon

Cost : includes use of venue, coaching, housing, food, transport
1 week   – $300 (6.16. – 6.21.)
2 weeks – $550 (6.16.- 6.29.)

What to bring:
You will stay in the rental house in Grand Rapids with some beds available. You will need a camping mat /air mattress, sleeping bag, pillow.

You will need  rifle, 2-3 brick of ammo (some ammo will available to buy at the camp), running shoes, and several sets of training clothing. Also, skate rollerski equipm and helmet, water bottle carrier. If you own road bike bring it with you. Bring some rain gear and also a pair of thin ski gloves for shooting.   Bug spray may be a good idea as well.

New athletes who need a rifle contact Piotr mnbiathlon@aol.com or Vlad at cervenkv@gmail.com
Athletes from Twin Cities – contact Piotr regarding an option for carpooling

If you plan to come, let me know ASAP, please. Specify also,  if you are coming for 1 or 2 week !!!
Don’t hesitate to contact me if you have question,

Vlad Cervenka
cell: 218 256 8323 or cervenkv@gmail.com