Welcome to the heart of Biathlon on Vancouver Island!
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to extremely dry conditions at Mt Washington, all shooting at the range is suspended until further notice.
If you're looking to make your summer extra special, consider this magical outdoor dining experience. Because proceeds go to support the Vancouver Island Mountain Sports Society, you will also be supporting athletic development on Vancouver Island while having a great time!
When: Saturday August 27th,
Where: SURPRISE outdoor Comox Valley*Location
Time: 530pm - 930pm
Tickets: $50.00 (19+ event)
A Night of White is a fundraising event for VIMSS
Guest Performer: Ken Lavigne, The Traveling Tenor and friends
*Ticket buyers will be emailed 24hours prior to the event with the surprise location annoucnement
Tickets can be purchased here.
2016/2017 - The Year to Race!
Biathlon BC has announced the competition schedule for the 2016/17 season. If you like to race, this is the year for you! There will be FOUR BC Cup competitions:
BC Cup 1: December 17/18,
2016, hosted by Telemark Nordic Club
BC Cup 2: January 14/15, 2017, hosted by Cariboo Ski Touring Club
BC Cup 3: January 28/29, 2017, hosted by Whistler Biathlon Society
BC Cup 4: February 11/12, 2017, hosted by Omineca Ski Club
For the first time ever, Whistler will also be hosting a NorAm Cup race, which will be March 3-5, 2017.
It's going to be a great year for competing! If you live on Vancouver Island and are looking for information on training or would like to get involved in one of our programs, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A little video to get you pumped for summer training! Here, Karin Oberhofer trains in the wonderful Biathlon centre in Obertilliach. The Italian women's team, led by Dorothea Wierer, did great this season and it will be exciting to watch what they can pull off in the upcoming season.