Category Archives: Biathlon

Liatoppen Biathlon Festival Race Report

Craftsbury Junior Bjørn Westervelt (above) traveled to Norway at the beginning of the month, and mom Karen shared this trip report and photos with us. Congrats on the competition, and thanks for giving us a bit of a peek into … Continue reading

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All things skiing, school, and determination, with Dan Cnossen

Navy SEAL officer. Olympic athlete. Harvard grad school student. Just a few activities that demonstrate the breadth of Dan Cnossen’s abilities and interests. Dan Cnossen grew up in Kansas, graduated from the United States Naval Academy, and was deployed in … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Conversations: Nick Brown

Meet Nick Brown,  the GRP wax tech/ski guru for the Nordic ski and Biathlon teams. The interview and article was written by Hallie Grossman and photos were taken by Caitlin Patterson, both members of the GRP ski team Nick Brown is … Continue reading

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Mia Zutter named to US Paralympic Development Team

In early June, Mia Zutter was named to the US Paralympic Development Team. Mia is a 16 year old visually impaired skier from Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. This young athlete came to Craftsbury in January to compete in the IPC (International … Continue reading

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2015 Halloween Biathlon Gallery

Last Thursday saw the initial running of the Halloween biathlon race at the Biathlon range at Elinor’s field. 16 competitors contested an interval start race with two shooting stages and three running laps of approximately 600 meters. Penalties required a … Continue reading

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Recycled Range: cleaning up after biathlon

From coach Miro: During the past season there was a lot of shooting on both of the ranges, summer at Elinor’s and winter at the lower field. Last week, the SBTC and GRP athletes, along with myself collected 70 lbs. … Continue reading

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June Intro to Biathlon Camp

Craftsbury (and Hosmer Point) hosted a successful kids’ biathlon camp this past weekend, June 12-14th, the 4th annual “USBA Intro to Biathlon” camp for ages 9-12.  The weekend activities were led by COC Biathlon coach Miro Segrt, with plenty of … Continue reading

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Craftsbury members represent at Jericho Biathlon series

Coach Miro has been taking several athletes and parents over to Ethan Allen in Jericho over the course of the winter, contesting the Thursday night biathlon series. The series wrapped up last week and the green did quite well! Thursday … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Junior Biathletes at Lake Placid NorAms

Craftsbury racers are competing near and far this winter: in skiing and biathlon, and in deep freezes and meltdowns (actually we’re still waiting for those). Here’s a short photo report from Craftsbury biathlete Bjorn Westervelt, who traveled to Lake Placid … Continue reading

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Mt. Itasca Junior Biathlon Trials from Anders Hanson

Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club junior Anders Hanson just returned from Mt. Itasca, Minnesota, where he was competing for a spot on the US Youth/Junior World Championships team. Here is his account of the week, including gruesome stories! This past week … Continue reading

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