Working with partner organizations the Alberta Biathlon Club demonstrates Biathlon with an Optical Rifle booth, giving participants the opportunity to learn the basics of shooting an optical biathlon rifle, the basics of the sport of biathlon and get information on biathlon clubs and programs. (Fast and Female, Calgary Snow Show, WinSport Summer Camps)
The Alberta Biathlon Club, in partnership with Alberta Clubs offers a fun race series focused on beginner athletes. These are fun races emphasizing affordability, sport development and relationship building. (Locations across Alberta)
In cooperation with Alberta Clubs, The Alberta Biathlon Club conducts summer biathlon camps. The goal of the camps is to introduce participants to the sport of biathlon, physical literacy, recruitment for local clubs and fun.
The Alberta Biathlon Club offers private demos to small groups and individuals. Individuals and small groups that wish to try/practice biathlon with the assistance of a certified coach can book a one day session the includes firearms safety, biathlon sport orientation, introduction to shooting (EcoAims or .22's) and fun races.
The Alberta Biathlon Club (ABC) was incorporated as a society in May 1985. ABC was formed with the goal of maintaining the momentum of the 1988 Olympic Winter Games held in Calgary to further develop the sport of biathlon in the province and to address some of the challenges facing the sport.
The Mission and the Goals of ABC are to:
Membership In Alberta Biathlon Club is open to athletes, coaches, and volunteers. By becoming a member of our club, you make a huge input on the success of sport of biathlon in our province by supporting the amateur programs and competitions that ABC organizes and runs throughout the year.
Alberta Biathlon owns and operates a very unique Caravan concept that has no analogies anywhere in the country. By becoming a member of our club you ensure that you and your children are covered by our event liability insurance when you participate in any ABC Caravan hosted event.
Also, by becoming a member of our club you are opening the doors to our summer biathlon camps. You must be an ABC member to participate in any of our summer camp programs. Please, support the sport of biathlon in Alberta by becoming a member of Alberta Biathlon Club and leave your mark on the legacy of the Caravan project.