The 2014 Biathlon Race will take place on
Wednesday November 26th.
Biathlon Race Details: Yellowstone Ski Festival 2014
$20.00 per skier through 5pm, Thursday, November 20
$25.00 per skier through 4 pm. Tuesday, November 25- Online Only. No paper registrations for late entries.
Registration closes on Tuesday November 25 at 4PM for all biathlon races.
Format: This event will be organized following standard IBU rules for the Sprint Race. The Start will be individual at 30 sec intervals.
Distance: 10km for Men/Junior Men and 7.5km for Women/Junior Women/Youth Men & Women.
Awards Schedule: Prizes provided by Altius Handcrafted Firearms will be awarded to the top 3 in each category.
This event is open to all interested skiers*. No previous biathlon or shooting experience is necessary. A safety clinic will be held just prior to the start of the race.
*All new biathletes are required to participate in the FREE "Try Biathlon" clinic at the range on Tuesday Nov. 25 from 10:30am to noon.
Novice Race is also for any experienced Biathletes with their own rifles, but who do not plan to carry their rifles.
Distance: 4km for all categories. (3 laps of the ORANGE loop). Map will be posted at stadium area.
Awards Schedule: Prizes provided by Altius Handcrafted Firearms will be awarded to the top 3 Men and Women.
Biathlon Race Schedule
Monday, November 24
10:00AM-2:00PM Race Secretary available at Race HQ (Chamber visitor center) to assist with late online registration, answer race questions, and confirm registration.
Tuesday, November 25
10:30AM-12Noon “Try It” Biathlon Demonstration. All novice biathletes must attend in order to participate in Wednesday’s race. (Rendezvous Ski Trails Biathlon Range)
3:00PM-5:00PM Race Secretary available at Race HQ (Chamber visitor center) to assist with late online Biathlon registration, answer race questions, and confirm registration.
4:00 PM Registration closes for ALL BIATHLON RACES
4:30 PM Biathlon Coaches Meeting at Race Headquarters (Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center
Wednesday, November 26
9:00-10:00 AM Biathlon Zero and bib pick-up for biathlon sprint and novice race
10:00 AM Biathlon Sprint Start, Biathlon Cabin/Rendezvous Trails
*Biathlon Sprint Awards immediately following race, Biathlon Cabin/Rendezvous Trails
11:00 AM Novice Biathlon Clinic & Start, Biathlon Cabin/Rendezvous Trails
Details of the race can be confirmed with Marc Sheppard at Altius Handcrafted Firearms,406-646-9222, firstname.lastname@example.org
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