Auburn Ski Club Summer Biathlon

 Registration is closed for this event

Sat Sept 24th 2011

Located at Auburn Ski Club Training Center. Far West end of Boreal Ski Area, I-80, Soda Springs, CA.

An event combining Running and Shooting in memory of Charles (Chuck) Lyda (1952 - 2010) - Avid Biathlete and friend to Auburn Ski Club

-Shorter "Fun" Event - suitable for the "non runner" - 3 km run/jog/walk + shoot 2 rounds of 5.

-Longer "Pro" Event - 5 km run + shoot 4 rounds of 5.

Firing practice for experienced shooters race morning @ 8am

Beginners welcome - Mandatory Range safety and Shooting clinic race morning @ 8am  Rifles and ammunition are provided.

Chuck was a two-time Olympian (1976, 1980) and a two time World Champion (1975, 1977) in the sport of Canoe/Kayak.  He was on 28 National Teams, Winter (Biathlon) and Summer (Canoe/Kayak).

He competed in Biathlon at the World Cup level before becoming the head coach for the Army World Class Athlete Program (WCAP) Biathlon team in 1995.  Chuck was selected a member of the U.S. Olympic Biathlon Team coaching staff after putting four of his athletes on the 1988 Olympic Biathlon Team.  Chuck coached through the 2002 Salt Lake City Games.

Chuck was a dedicated soldier serving with The National Guard achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.  Chuck was the Nordic Director for the Auburn Ski Club Associates for many years.

Donations are welcome to establish a "Chuck Lyda Memorial Fund" to help the Ski Club's aspiring young Nordic Skiers and Biathletes.  20% of registration fees will also go to establish the new "Chuck Lyda Memorial Fund".

To donate to the Auburn Ski Club click here.

To rejoin Auburn Ski Club for the 2011-2012 season click here.

September 24th, 2011 8:00 AM   through   2:00 PM
Auburn Ski Club Training Center
Soda Springs, CA
United States
Phone: (530) 426-3313
Email:
3 Mile Adult 2010/11 ASCA Member $35 + $3.25 processing fee $ 38.25
5 Mile Adult 2010/11 ASCA Member $35 + $3.25 processing fee $ 38.25
3 Mile Adult Non-Member $50 + $3.50 processing fee $ 53.50
5 Mile Adult Non-Member $50 + $3.50 processing fee $ 53.50
3 Mile Junior 18 and Under 2010/11 ASCA Member $20 + $2.65 processing fee $ 22.65
5 Mile Junior 18 and Uncer 2010/11 ASCA Member $20 + $2.65 processing fee $ 22.65
3 Mile Junior 18 and Non-Member $30 + $2.85 processing fee $ 32.85
5 Mile Junior 18 and Under Non-Member $30 + $2.85 processing fee $ 32.85

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