Results

Are You Our Next British Biathlete?

British Biathlon have just launched their 2030 Strategy and are now looking for young people with the potential to represent our British Biathlon Team. With a brand new pathway programme to support your journey it has never been a better time to get involved! So if you want to compete in one of the toughest endurance sports out there, where Nordic

Read More »

IBU Youth & Junior World Championship BBU Selection

Following a busy weekend of racing in the Austrian Cup we are delighted to announce the British Athletes selected for the IBU Youth and Junior World Championships are; Titus Clarke Shawna Pendry Alfie Sprake Anna Berger We wish them the best of luck in our upcoming competitions!

Read More »

BBU Interim Board Meeting 25 January 2021

At the most recent meeting held on the 25 January 2021 the British Biathlon Union Board of Directors agreed the following documents; -The British Biathlon Strategy 2030. Now published on the website. -The British Biathlon Safeguarding policy. To be uploaded. -The ‘Draft’ British Biathlon Development Plan. To be finalised NLT 23 March 21 -The Board Terms of Reference. To be uploaded.

Read More »

The British Biathlon Union 2030

Introduction The British Biathlon Union (BBU) was formed in 1996 as the National Governing Body for the Olympic Sport of Biathlon in Great Britain. The BBU is a full member of the International Biathlon Union (IBU), The British Olympic Association (BOA), National Olympic Committee (NOC) and UK Sport. It is a not for profit, membership based organisation, funded through membership, the

Read More »

New BBU Vice Chairman -Richard Adams

After a brief sports career as a pro-triathlete I transitioned into consultancy roles buying and selling companies. Today I run my own M&A advisory firm and represent several family offices with investments across the UK and Europe. A life-long fan of biathlon I’m delighted to be appointed as vice chair to British Biathlon and cannot wait to help drive BBU towards

Read More »

BBU Lottery

We wanted to take this opportunity to remind people that the BBU Lottery is up and running! It is a really fantastic way to support the pathway of our young Athletes. Some of the previous projects have included allowing Athletes to attend the Junior World Championships. As we build our strategy going forward we are excited about the impact the support

Read More »

New BBU Selection Policy

Due to the challenges of the COVID pandemic, we have had to make some minor adjustments to the selection policy. The revised version can be found here. Revisions are highlighted in red in the text. As ever, if you have any questions then please contact info@britishbiathlon.com

Read More »

BBU Appoint Development & Junior Coach

We are delighted to announce that after conducting a number of interviews, our Head Coach (Ilario Maddalin) will be joined by 2 coaches who both bring with them an excellent mix of experience and knowledge to support our varying levels of athletes. Martin Watkins – BBU Development Coach A two-time Nordic Olympian (84 & 88) and part of the 2019 Nordic

Read More »