Fall/Winter Schedule MNBiathlon
Updated December 6, 2015
We have some outside conflicts/other events:
Mesabi East Invite Jan 9th
Youth and Junior World Championships 25th Jan- 2nd of Feb. Note: travel dates before and after. Romania.
State HS section meets 1st – 4th of Feb
State Meet 11 Feb
Birkie 20th Feb
US Biathlon Nationals /NorAm Champs – Fort Kent, ME, 22-27th of March.
Thurs –Sun, Oct 15th- 18th 10:00 start MEA training camp Mt Itasca/ Elk River
Sat, Oct 24th 2:00 pm zero Christiansen’s/Nisswa—Roller skis- individual start 10km [PPSS w/penalty loops]
Sun, Oct 25th 10:00 zero – Fall Festival-Roller skis- Elk River Pursuit Format 11.4 km
Wed, Nov 25th West Yellowstone Biathlon Race–
Sunday Dec 13th MnCup #1 Mt Itasca, Mass Start, 10:00 zero
Tues Dec 15th Official Training IBU Trials 10:00 zero Mt Itasca
Wed Dec 16th IBU Trials, Sprint race, 10:00 zero , Mt Itasca
Thurs Dec 17th IBU Trials Mass Start, 10:00 zero?, Mt Itasca
Fri Dec 18th Official Training IBU Trials
Sat Dec 19th IBU Trials, MNCup #2, 10:00 zero Sprint race, Mt Itasca
Sun Dec 20th IBU Trials MNCup #3, 9:00 zero, Sprint Race, Mt Itasca [Mass start for MNCup Race]
Note: the 19th/20th are designated at MN/WI Joint events. All races are also NorAm Cup races.
Sun Dec 27th Official Training, Y&Jr Trials, Anchorage AK
Mon Dec 28th Jr Dist sprint, Y & Jr Trials, Anchorage
Tues Dec 29th Pursuit, Y&Jr Trials, Anchorage
Wed Dec 30th Y Dist Sprint, Y & Jr Trials, Anchorage
Sun Jan 3rd MNCup #4, Snowflake, Duluth, Mass start, 10:00 zero
Guard Champs Cancelled
Tues Jan 26th, National Guard, Camp Ripley, Official training Regional Champs
Wed Jan 27th, Camp Ripley, Sprint—note: zero is usually early
Thurs Jan 28th, Camp Ripley, Pursuit—note: early zero
Sat Jan 30th, Nisswa, Pursuit Format, 10km, 10:00 zero MNCup #5
Sun Jan 31st—Brainerd – Arboretum—Nordic Lumberjack Race—16km skate or classical
Sat Feb 13th- McMiller WI- 10:00 zero? – MNCup #6 Sprint?
Sun Feb 14th—Blackhawk, Madison WI—10:00 Zero? – Pursuit? MNCup #7
Sat Feb 27th- Snowflake, Duluth, 10:00 zero, Mass Start. MNCup #8
Sun Feb 28th, Camp Ripley, Sprint. Note: early zero? National Guard Championships
Mon Feb 29th, Camp Ripley, Pursuit, Note early zero- National Guard Championships
Thurs Mar 3rd, Camp Ripley, Relay, National Guard Championships
Sat Mar 5 Mt Itasca, MNCup #9. Mass start.
Sun Nordic Race at Sugar Hills
Additional races may be added, or dates may change to to postponements.