Posted: Mar 16, 2012 9:53 AM by KBZK Media Center with Chet Layman reporting
Updated: Mar 16, 2012 9:53 AM
The Biathlon National Championships and U.S. National Championships for Adaptive Biathlon are underway in West Yellowstone.
Today's competition is adaptive, meaning all competitors are competing with adaptive equipment. Reporter Chet Layman is attending the event and says that members of the U.S. Paralympic Team are there today.
The event started Thursday and continues through Sunday.
Biathlon races include sprint, pursuit, mass start, adaptive sprint and individual
Here's the schedule for spectators:
Thursday, March 15th - 10:00 am: Sprint Start with an expected end time of 11:30 am Friday, March 16th - 9:30 am: Adaptive Individual Start with an expected end time of 10:00 am
Saturday, March 17th - 10:00 am: Pursuit race for all International Biathlon Union classes with an expected completion time 11:300 pm
Sunday, March 18th - 10:00 am: Mass Start with an expected completion time of 11:30 am.