April Biathlon Training Camp - 2017
The April camp has been done and won. See the report for details.
Try the exciting and challenging sport of Biathlon. Biathlon combines target shooting and cross country skiing.
When the snow isn’t falling we roller ski and practise shooting at the Hornsby rifle range.
The NSW Branch of Australian Biathlon has organized for two experienced coaches to run a weekend of intensive training. There will be roller skiing, target shooting and fun activities. On the Saturday will be a 'Come and Try' session.
The weekend will cater for newbies to the sport as well as seasoned veterans. Equipment will be provided for newbies. Bring your running shoes, bike helmet and a sense of adventure.
Saturday 8 April
7.30-9.30 Rollerski/skike at Lane Cove
10-12 Shooting Training - Hornsby rifle range
12.30-3pm Various run/shoot events
3-5pm Come & Try for beginners/continue shooting training/exercise session for other athletes
5pm Close Range, Packup
6pm Dinner at Via Napoli (Via Napoli Pizzeria - Lane Cove; 141 Longueville Rd, Lane Cove NSW 2066.
Sunday 9 April
7.30-9.30 Rollerski/skike at Western Sydney (warmup on course ; rollerski/skike race; continue RS training)
10:30-11:30 Review Biathlon races on Video (Colebourn's)
11:30-12 Drive to Hornsby rifle range
12.30-2:30pm Various run/shoot events
2:30-3pm Close range, packup etc
3-4pm Review the Camp. Suggestions for each athlete.