Powdr Shot

Test your skills on the air rifle target range, combined with either trail running or mountain biking while supporting a great cause.

Take part in the second annual National Powdr Shot Biathlon race series! Enjoy beautiful air and scenic forest trails, at the country's premier mountain resorts, while having the time of your life. Test your skills on the air rifle target range, combined with either trail running or mountain biking while supporting a great cause. It may just be the most fun you've ever had!

Race proceeds will be used to maintain clean healthy sustainable forests by: Removing the standing dead and opening up the forests for new growth, assisting with new plantings if deemed prudent by the Forest Officials and Replanting both on and off-site. Using standing dead in a responsible way, will reduce our carbon footprint by hundreds of thousands of tons.

Date

July 12, 2014

Location

Boreal Mountain Resort. Course and registration are located at Auburn Ski Club on the far west side of the Boreal parking lot.

Registration

The event is open to all ages and ability levels. Competitors will be broken down into categories based on fitness level. Riffles will be provided for all participants. PRE-REGISTER NOW!

Schedule

All times and information is subject to change.

7:30am - 9:30am Registration/Check-in, 2nd floor at Auburn Ski Club
8:30am - 10:00am Practice
10:00am - 11:30am Mountain Bike Biathlon
12:00pm - 1:00pm Trail Run Biathlon
1:30pm - 2:00pm Awards, outdoor deck at Auburn Ski Club

Competition Format

Mountain Bike Biathlon

  • 3-5 laps (depending on category) on a 2 mile course
  • Shooting after each lap (5 shots)
  • For each shot missed, riders must do a small penalty lap (150 meters) before starting their next full lap
  • Lapped riders will finish on the same lap as the winner

Trail Run Biathlon

  • 5 laps on a 1k course
  • Shooting after each lap (5 shots)
  • For each of the 5 shots missed, runners must do a small penalty lap before starting their next full lap
  • Lapped runners will finish on the same lap as the winner

Tour Stops

Boreal will host the fourth stop of the series, which culminates with the National Championship at Gorgoza Park, Park City, Utah, on September 22, 2013.

Copper Mountain, Colorado        June 21, 2014
Boreal Mountain Resort, California July 12, 2014
Mount Bachelor, Oregon July 26, 2014
Killington Resort, Vermont August 9, 2014
Gorgoza Park, Utah August 23, 2014
Mt. Bachelor, Oregon* September 6, 2014

*National Championships 

For results and more information. please visit powdrshot.com

 

 

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