3P – Performance, Precision, Podium: Ages 18+
The 3P group is a high-performance year-round training program for athletes graduating from the Youth HP level and those with aspirations for the World Youth and Junior Biathlon Championships, Junior World Cup and IBU Cup. Athletes in this group train on individual-specific training plans for an average of 6 days a week and a series of multi-day training camps in Canada and abroad. This program is designed for result-oriented performance driven athletes aged 18 and older with a long-term commitment to training and competing for the spots on Canada’s Junior and Senior National Biathlon Teams. This program strives to deliver the highest standards in technical skill development, psychological race preparation and adept, ski technique proficiency and tactical acumen. Athletes in this group are asked to actively engage with their younger peers as role models and coaching assistants. Each athlete seeking entry to this program will have to meet the minimum performance requirements set by the Head Coach.