The World Cup season opens in Östersund SWE on Sunday with the Single Mixed Relay at 12:45 GMT. Amanda LIGHTFOOT AGC and Marcel LAPONDER 39 Engr Regt are the British pair, supported by Manager Simon ALLANSON 3 RHA and our new wax technician from Italy, Ilario MADDALIN. This race will not be shown LIVE on UK Eurosport (but recording is on
Exercise RUCKSACK is the Army & British National Championships (Cross Country & Biathlon). The race programme was published on 30 Sep 15. We are now happy to publish the Registration Form for “Civilian Entries”. This is to be used by all British civilians and any other athletes, not specifically invited by the AWSA / BBU. British Military athletes who do qualify
The 19th Annual General Meeting of the BBU will be held in Ruhpolding on Sunday 31st January 2016. Please note the following important advance information: BBU “ELECTED DIRECTORS” A vote will be held at the 19th AGM of the BBU on 31 Jan 16 to elect a maximum of two “ELECTED DIRECTORS” To be a Candidate, the nominee must be a
Congratulations are offered to the following athletes who, after National Selection Races in Beitostølen NOR, have been selected for the GBR Teams in Trimester 1 (until Christmas): IBU CUP – Team Manager: LBdr Lee-Steve JACKSON 16 Regt RA LBdr Vinny FOUNTAIN * 16 Regt RA Cpl Alex GLEAVE 1 CS Bn REME Robert SIRCUS CBNSC Hldr Sandy WISHART * 4 SCOTS
News Filter News The BBU’s Selection Policy 15-16 Particular note should be taken of: ….. Pre-selection for World Cup & Junior World Championships (Para 5 & 6). ….. Selection Races in Beitostølen NOR on approx 16 – 20 Nov 2015 (Para 7). ….. Lack of sponsor / funding = no entry into IBU Cup Women, and reduction in WC Men (Para 4).
The BBU Countdown to PyeongChang 2018, officially known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, 09-25 February 2018 has begun. The forthcoming 2015 – 16 season is not an Olympic Qualifying season ….. but wait for November 2016, when all gloves will be off on the official “Road to South Korea”! In the short time, it is only 48 days until the
Detailed timings and the full programme for Ex RUCKSACK (The British National, Inter Service & Army Biathlon & Cross Country Championships) in Ruhpolding 20 Jan – 04 Feb 16 have been released. Check here! The AWSA / Army organises all accommodation and entries for British military athletes, but not for any civilian athletes! Entry forms for civilian competitors will be published