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Biathlon Paintball Delights Kochers

Paint hits on special biathlon paintball target.

There is something irresistible about the splat of paint capsules hitting targets that attracts kids to paintball. When it’s biathlon paintball that something is called challenge and fun. That’s

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Nationals – Pursuit Race – 4 More Medals

Saratoga Biathlon club members collected four more medals at the 2010 US Biathlon National Championships. Sean Doherty skied to his second silver medal in the youth men’s category. Eli Walker and Tom Moffett repeated as first and second in

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Nationals Sprint Race – 4 medals!

Sean Doherty and Carly Wynn lead Saratoga Biathlon Club to four medals at the 2010 US Biathlon Championships at Fort Kent. Doherty skied to an impressive silver medal in the Youth Mens field, competing against athletes 3 and 4

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Training Day

Everyone has made it to Fort Kent, most of us were here early enough to get some training in today. This is probably the most technical course that I have ever skied. Lots of ups and downs ( I

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Saratoga Athletes Set to Take on Nation/ World

On to Fort Kent

Six athletes from the club will be heading to Fort Kent, ME this week to take on the North America’s best in the North American/ US National Championships. Art Stegen, Rene Harde, Eli Walker, and

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NY State Championship Races: Photos Galore!

You’re invited to relive the weekend of racing. Posted here are four albums: one for each race held this weekend during NY Biathlon Championships and NYSSRA Championships. Banquet photos will be posted soon.

Enjoy and thanks for a fun

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Preview of the Biathlon Race

The 2010 New York Biathlon Championships will feature a strong field. USA Today oddsmaker has taken a break from scouting racers for the upcoming Patch Sprint and has handicapped the biathlon field for the NY Biathlon Champs. Sherridan states,

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Championship Weekend Less than Two Weeks Away

The 2010 NYSSRA Champs/ NY Biathlon Champs are less than two weeks away. The event will begin with a ski-o race on Friday February 26th. Saturday will feature a biathlon sprint race in the morning and a 21 km

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Halligan and Graham Claim Pursuit Crowns

Sean Halligan (Saratoga Biathlon) and Erin Graham (Saratoga Biathlon/ National Guard) were the fastest over two days at the Saratoga Biathlon Club.

Halligan who started the pursuit race first after the sprint race, was cruising for the first three loops with only three penalties (one in each stage). At the same time his competitors were struggling in the range, Tom Moffett (Saratoga Biathlon) who started third missed six shots in the first three stages.  Eli Walker (Saratoga Biathlon) and Rene Harde (Saratoga Biathlon) had each missed five shots. In the final shooting stop, Halligan experienced problems in the range, missing three shots. At the same time (well, 1 or 2 minutes later) Moffett was finally able to find the targets, shooting clean.

Sean Halligan

As Moffett headed out on loop for the final lap Halligan was exiting the penalty loop right behind him. Moffett was unable to shake Halligan and eventually cracked on a gradual climb with about 1 km to go. Moffett lead Halligan down a long downhill and up the final steep climb (by Jim and Betty’s house). At the top of the climb, Halligan made a move and Moffett was unable to respond. At the finish Halligan was three seconds ahead of Moffett. Eli Walker held of Rene Harde for third place.

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Photo’s from Sunday’s Pursuit

This is a big album, so kick back with your coffee/tea/hot cocoa and enjoy. Hope you find something you like!

Biathlon Pursuit by Marque Moffett