2018/2019 Program Registration
Registration for our 2018/2019 biathlon programs will be available in August.
Our Masters Biathlon program is a competition-focused training program for experienced biathletes age 19 and older. The program is structured to optimize performance in provincial and regional biathlon competitions. The goal of our 2018/2019 season is to prepare athletes for participation in the Canadian Biathlon Championships in Whistler on March 26-31, 2019.
In order to register in our Masters Biathlon program, you must meet the following prerequisites:
– previous participation in our Masters Biathlon program or Recreational Biathlon program, or equivalent experience
– register with Biathlon Canada as a “Masters Athlete”
– have a Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL)
– have your own biathlon rifle
Masters must provide their own trail passes, biathlon rifle, ammunition, ski equipment (skis, poles and boots, for skate and classic), and skate roller skis.
What is Included in the Program Fee
Program fees cover coaching and lane fees at training sessions.
An additional “team fee” will be applicable at competitions for coaching and waxing.
Trail passes and entry fees for competitions are not included in the program fee.
Our Masters Biathlon program has two seasons, Fall and Winter. Fall season is from September 11th to November 21st and Winter season is from November 24th to March 16th.
Training sessions are available on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Training sessions are on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Saturdays feature shooting and skiing training at Whistler Olympic Park, from 10:00-15:00.
Tuesdays and Wednesday sessions are offered in North Vancouver, Squamish and Whistler in the fall, and at Cypress, Lost Lake and Whistler Olympic Park in the winter. Times are from 17:00-18:30 in Squamish and Whistler, and from 18:30-20:00 in North Vancouver/Cypress.
Saturdays (10 sessions): Sep 15,22,29, Oct 6,13,20,27, Nov 3,10,17
Tuesdays (11 sessions): Sep 11,18,25, Oct 2,9,16,23,30, Nov 6,13,20
Wednesdays (11 sessions): Sep 12,19,26, Oct 3,10,17,24,31, Nov 7,14,21
Saturdays (15 sessions): Nov 24, Dec 1,8,15, Jan 5,12,19,26, Feb 2,9,16,23, Mar 2,9,16
Tuesdays (14 sessions): Nov 27, Dec 4,11,18, Jan 8,15,22,29, Feb 5,12,19,26, Mar 5,12
Wednesdays (15 sessions): Nov 28, Dec 5,12,19, Jan 2,9,16,23,30, Feb 6,13,20,27, Mar 5, 12
2018/2019 Program Fees
Saturdays (10 sessions): $500, or $60 per session drop-in fee
Tuesdays (11 sessions): $165, or $20 per session drop-in fee
Wednesdays (11 sessions): $165, or $20 per session drop-in fee
Saturdays (15 sessions): $750, or $60 per session drop-in fee
Tuesdays (14 sessions): $210, or $20 per session drop-in fee
Wednesdays (15 sessions): $225, or $20 per session drop-in fee