Biathlon

Nine Foothills Nordic Athletes Selected for the Biathlon Canada U20 National Development Team

Biathlon Canada recently announced their U20 National Development Team, a new initiative that increases support and opportunity from what was formally known as the Shooting Stars Program.  The team of 26  includes nine athletes from Foothills Nordic!...
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Nathan Smith and Jesse Cockney named to Olympic Team

Nathan Smith (Photo Credit: Nordic Focus) Nathan Smith and Jesse Cockney, both long time Foothills Nordic members have been selected to represent Canada at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018! Nathan Smith, brother of Biathlon Head Coach Tyson...
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What do .22-Long Rifles, #Calforex money exchange, and Zeroing have to do with an excellent winter sport?

This blog post is a contribution by Bogi Gyorfi. We are quite new to the sport of Biathlon, having started last year by the demand of our 11-year-old son. He said, “Mom, if you want to make xc skiing fun, just put me in Biathlon pleeeeease.”...
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Lake Louise Early Snow Camp Version 2.0

Foothills families spent another great weekend at the Lake Louise Hostel, where JR+, Track Attack, Biathlon Bears, Racing Bears, adult FAT skiers and their families got in lots of skiing! Skiing was broken up by hostel activities: The Golden Egg Relay,...
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Early Snow Camp – Foothills Nordic creates Sport for Life participants

This blog post is a contribution by Bogi Gyorfi. I am certain that FNSC has a positive impact on my kids and that it will last in their adult life. The club has a philosophy of creating whole athletes and thus, sport for life participants. What I value...
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