Coaching Staff

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Richard Boruta, Head Coach

 

Richard Boruta has been the BATC Head Coach since the Centre’s creation in 2011.  A native of the Czech Republic, Richard’s previous coaching experience includes both the Czech and Austrian National Junior Teams, Rocky Mountain Racers, and the Canadian National Team. Richard was the Head Coach for the Canadian Biathlon Team at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy.

With more than 20 years of international coaching experience in biathlon, Richard has worked with athletes of all levels. He has prepared many developmental level athletes to successfully join National Team programs in several countries, and some of them have achieved numerous top ten and top fifteen finishes at World Cups, World Championships and European Championships.