Biathlon Safety Certification Clinic

Saturday, March 3, 2018 9:00 AM (GMT-6)

Event info
Sport: Skiing - biathlon
Location: Eagle, WI, United States
Registrations: 20
Registration closes: Saturday, March 3, 2018 7:59 AM (GMT-6)
Organized by: Wisconsin Biathlon Association
Event website:
Event notes
A USBA Biathlon "Red Book" Safety Certification Class will be held at McMiller Sports Center from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM on March 3, 2018. Successful completion will result in USBA safety certification which is one of the requirements to participate in USBA Open biathlon races. The class will cover biathlon safety, range procedures, race formats and basic shooting instruction. This course will address rifle selection options, their typical costs and the opportunity to shoot different rifles. Participants should dress appropriately to be outside for a good portion of the morning. The class will be held rain, snow or shine.

Please bring printouts of the course materials and final test that were file attachments included with the original email announcement for this class.

Contact me via email if you did not receive these files.

Fees are $50 for adults and $25 for middle and high school students. (Bring fee to clinic after registering online.)

Parents must sign and accept the liability waiver below.


8:30- 9:00 Registration
9:00- 10:00 Introduction to Biathlon—Biathlon history, elements of a biathlon race— Boy/Girls, Youth, Junior, Senior and Masters programs, race formats and requirements, training plans
10:00- 11:00 Range Procedures- Rifle safety and handling, operation of a range, ballistics from a safety standpoint, shooting positions and form, rifle care and cleaning
11:00- 12:00 Biathlon/Shooting—Shooting basics, an accurate shot, rifle fitting, scoping, zeroing, sighting in, practice drills
12:00- 1:00 Range Practice- Shooting, range procedures
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