Senior High Performance: Ages 14-16
This program is designed for athletes graduating from Junior HP program aged 14 to 16 and those with previous biathlon training and racing experience in provincial level competitions. Athletes in Senior HP program are training an average of 4 days a week throughout the year and take an active part in club’s training camps. This group’s training is centered on specific skill development such as shooting standing and theory of the sport in both skiing technique and shooting. Senior HP athletes compete in Senior Boys/Girls categories of the Alberta’s Calforex Cup race series. The athletes at this level are also encouraged to compete in qualifying races for the Canadian National Championship. Athletes in this group are NOT eligible for club rifle rentals.
The entry to this program is based on athlete/parent interview with the club’s selection committee upon online application submission as well as upon meeting performance criteria set by the Head Coach.