Here are the race invitations for IBU trials [not Youth and Junior Trials which are after Christmas] and a NorAm series race early Jan.
Bill Meyer, Coach
2019 Fall Festival Rollski Biathlon RESULTS – 2019-10-20 – By Event
|Place / Class||Name||Category||Start||Finish||Overall||Back||P||P||S||S||Total|
|1 / 1||Cervenka, Matej||B||1:00||36:31||35:31||+0:00||1||3||1||1||6|
|2 / 1||Stertz, Sam||YM||1:00||37:05||36:05||+0:34||2||3||2||3||10|
|3 / 2||Bosek, Ryker||B||1:00||38:58||37:58||+2:27||1||3||1||2||7|
|4 / 1||Landrum, Saylor||G||1:00||47:35||46:35||+11:04||2||2||5||3||12|
|5 / 2||Gangi, Sanny||G||1:00||50:57||49:57||+14:26||3||3||3||5||14|
|6 / 3||Biztan, Teresa||G||1:00||51:16||50:16||+14:45||2||2||1||2||7|
|7 / 1||Bouley, Cheresa||W||1:00||1:00:27||59:27||+23:56||3||1||3||3||10|
Coming up on the 19th/20th of October, 2019 is MNBiathlon’s Fall Festival! This event will be held on the roller loops and range at the Woodland Trails in Elk River.
New this year will be a 2 hour Novice clinic to be put on with the help of coaches and experienced athletes. That will be followed by a training afternoon emphasizing ski and shooting skills.
On Sunday will be the last Rollerski Biathlon race of the season with zero at 10:00.
As usual, please let me know if you can make it, and to which events.
Bill Meyer, Coach
Sponsored by Minnesota Biathlon and Twin Cities Biathlon
Includes novice event from 10:00AM-12:00PM. See separate flier for participation in this event. Experienced athletes needed during this event to help out on shooting points!
Cost: $10 – but free if you help out with the novice race at 10AM!
Youth/Junior/Senior Men – 11.4km
5x medium loops, 4 shooting stages, PPSS.
All Others – 9.3km
3x medium, 2x short loops, 4 shooting stages, PPSS.
9.3km distance allowed for novices/masters if requested. Junior women and older may race 11.4km distance if requested.
Registration @ 9:30 AM
Please have your paperwork filled out beforehand.
Either print and complete the second page of the pdf above or online at https://forms.gle/KRAgDVtw8vxE1rAE7
Zero @ 10:00 AM
Race Start @ 11:00 AM
Time-trial start, 10 second interval.
$10 / racer
Cash or check made out to Minnesota Biathlon.
Racing or practicing?
Contact Bill Meyer at email@example.com, or sign-up online (save some paper!) at https://forms.gle/KRAgDVtw8vxE1rAE7
Interested in volunteering, or have other questions?
Contact Brian at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-366-2952
10:00AM – 12:00PM
Woodland Trails Biathlon Range, Elk River, MN
Interested in biathlon? Come try it out at our fall novice clinic.
● Learn about biathlon technical basics and race formats.
● Receive instruction on rifle safety and marksmanship.
● Try out what you’ve learned in an untimed, low-key race combining rollerskiing and marksmanship.
● Watch experienced biathletes practice their skills afterwards.
● This clinic is geared towards athletes 13 years and older who are already
comfortable on rollerskis. Younger participants are allowed with some discretion and an adult guardian present. The rifles will be adult size.
The following will be provided by Minnesota Biathlon:
● Biathlon rifles and ammunition.
● Expert coaching and advice.
The following should be provided by attendees:
● Comfortable workout clothing appropriate to the day’s weather.
● Some water, perhaps a light snack.
● Personal rollerski equipment (skis, boots, poles). Helmets are required!
Cash or check made out to Minnesota Biathlon, paid in-person on the day of the event. All proceeds fund biathlon range work and club operations.
Sign up online: https://forms.gle/KXJW9S4kcEYcRjcP9
Clinic is capped at 20 participants.
When the registration cap is reached, those beyond the cap will be placed on a waitlist and notified if a spot has opened up prior to the event.
Questions? Contact Brian at email@example.com or 652-366-2952.
MN Biathlon + Nisswa NW, Duluth Esko, Alexandria, Mt Itasca —– $30.00
MN Biathlon + Bluff Country Biathlon, Red Wing —– $30.00
MN Biathlon + Twin Cities Biathlon [includes use of Elk River Range] —– $150.00
MN Biathlon + TC Biathlon+ Coached Weekly Summer Shooting at Elk River —– $300.00
[ Note: does not include cost of ammo nor cost of any club rifle lease made available, nor US Biathlon membership due in Oct each year] [Each club may have separate membership/training fees]
Below is the MNBiathlon Membership form for this year. Please note: this membership runs from May to May. Also below is the USBA membership which normally runs from Oct to Oct, but if you are planning on attending camps or races before Oct, and are not a current member of USBA, you will need to join now. Our insurance program comes from USBA.
For those in the Twin Cities area, we have 3 options for you. Simple outstate membership with no use of the Elk River facility except for races; membership plus use of the ER facility, but not the new TC Club training program; or the full program including once a week coaching until Labor Day.
If you have any questions, please contact me.
Bill Meyer, Coach