Choosing Your Category
Consult with your responsible coach to choose the appropriate category for your ability and future goals in biathlon.
Age ranges listed as of December 31st.
|Juvenile Girls / Boys||11-12||Only prone. Standing targets with rest. Coach shuttle.|
|Junior Girls / Boys||11-14||Only prone. Prone targets with sling. Coach shuttle.|
|Dev. Youth Girls / Boys||15-18||Only prone. Prone targets with rest. Coach shuttle.|
|Dev. Women / Men||19+||Only prone. Standing targets with rest. Coach shuttle.|
Biathlon Canada & IBU Categories
|Senior Girls / Boys||15-16||Biathlon Canada Regulations|
|Youth Women / Men||17-18||IBU Regulations|
|Junior Women / Men||19-20||IBU Regulations|
|Women / Men||21-34||IBU Regulations|
|Masters Women / Men||35+||Biathlon Canada Regulations|
|Cadet Junior Girls / Boys||12-14||Rifle on mat. Single load.|
|Cadet Senior Girls / Boys||15-16||Rifle on mat. Single load.|
|Cadet Youth Women / Men||17-18||Rifle on mat. Single load.|
Falcon Lake Facility Category Distances
Information regarding competition category distances, ski courses, and shooting styles for the Biathlon Manitoba Falcon Lake Facility can be found on the competition charts below.