National Guard Biathlon Races at Ripley – Friday Feb 7 and Saturday Feb 8

UPDATED START TIMES 
National Guard Biathlon Races at Ripley – Friday Feb 7 and Saturday Feb 8
Zero has been moved to 11:00 am both days—races at noon.

You do not have to race in the Sprint to race the Pursuit.

Note that all entry info should be sent to Paul at the e-mail address below.

There is no race entry fee. However, in the past, a $20 donation to a National Guard support group has been requested.

Conditions should be fabulous for these races!

Lou

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Race dates and types are still as follows:

Friday 07 Feb – SPRINT 10km Men/7.5km Women

Saturday 08 Feb – PURSUIT (15-second interval starts based on previous days results) 12.5km Men/10km Women

  • Zero at 1100
  • Race Start 1200

Please have racers send the following info to me at ppeters_2@msn.com

Name, Address, Phone Number, Age

PAUL R. PETERSON

National Guard Biathlon Championship Races at Ripley

The National Guard Biathlon program is having a week long race series at Camp Ripley with the first race on Sunday, 24 Feb, 13—sprint. Zero at 8:50 am.

There is official training on Saturday the 23 rd with zero at 9:00 and 1:00pm. The full schedule is below.

Races are $20 each—with checks made out to the National Guard Family Support.

These races have only a Junior and Senior category—no Youth or Boys/Girls. Both categories ski the same distance per gender.

Bill Meyer would like to submit a list of participants by next weekend..so please click here to email Bill Meyer if you want to attend and designate the races you are interested in doing.

Download 2013 Guard Nationals Athlete Schedule XLS

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National Guard Central Regional Championships – This Weekend – January 23 – 27

National Guard Central Regional Championships – January 23 – 27 –
January 24 Thursday Camp Ripley Official Training
January 25 Friday Camp Ripley Sprint
January 26 Saturday Camp Ripley Pursuit

Zero is at 9:00 both days.  Races are at 10:00    [those might be delayed if the overnight temps get too low so that by scheduled zero it is still below –4F]

Friday race is a 10K sprint for men.

Saturday is a pursuit format—the Juniors and Seniors do 12.5km

Cost is $20 per race.

http://nationalguardbiathlon.org for more information

Winter Schedule 2012 – 2013

Domestic Race Schedule here

MINNESOTA BIATHLON WINTER 2012 – 2013 SCHEDULE

Month Date Day Location Description Zero Start
Minnesota Cup # 1
December 9 Sunday Mt. Itasca Mass Start + Novice 10 AM 11 AM
IBU Cup Trials – December 15 – 17 + Minnesota Cup # 2 , 3, 4
December 15 Saturday Mt. Itasca Sprint 10 AM 11 AM
December 16 Sunday Mt. Itasca Sprint 10 AM 11 AM
December 17 Monday Mt. Itasca Mass Start 9 AM 10 AM
Junior / Youth World Team Trials – December 28 – 30 + Minnesota Cup # 5 ,6 ,7
December 28 Friday Mt. Itasca Sprint 10 AM 11 AM
December 29 Saturday Mt. Itasca Sprint 10 AM 11 AM
December 30 Sunday Mt. Itasca Mass Start 9 AM 10 AM
Minnesota Cup # 8
January 6 Sunday Duluth Mass Start + Novice 10 AM 11 AM
National Guard Central Regional Championships – January 23 – 27 – To Be Confirmed
January 24 Thursday Camp Ripley Official Training
January 25 Friday Camp Ripley Sprint
January 26 Saturday Camp Ripley Relay – 3 person
Minnesota Cup # 9
February 17 Sunday Duluth Mass Start + Novice 10 AM 11 AM
National Guard Championships – February 22 – March 1 – To Be Confirmed
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM +
February 23 Saturday Camp Ripley Official Training 2 PM – 4 PM
February 24 Sunday Camp Ripley Sprint 9 AM 10 AM
February 25 Monday Camp Ripley Pursuit 9 AM 10 AM
March 28 Thursday Camp Ripley Relay – 4 person 9 AM 10 AM
Minnesota Cup # 10
March 3 Sunday Elk River Mass Start + Novice 10 AM 11 AM
Minnesota Cup # 11
March 10 Sunday Mt. Itasca Mass Start + Novice 10 AM 11 AM
Other
Western and Midwestern Regional Junior Camp – November 14-25 – West Yellowstone MT
North American Cup # 5 – February 9 – 10 – Jericho VT.
North American Cup # 6 – February 23 – 24 – Lake Placid NY.
U.S. Nationals – March 7 – 10 – Fort Kent ME
USBA National Championships – March 7 – 10 – Fort Kent, ME – To Be Confirmed
March 7 Thursday Fort Kent Sprint
March 8 Friday Fort Kent Official Training
March 9 Saturday Fort Kent Pursuit
March 10 Sunday Fort Kent Mass Start