The 2020-21 season was everything but normal but we saw some great work by our clubs and members that worked their way through the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s time to celebrate those who worked hard in our community!
Biathlon Alberta is asking their members to nominate other members for the following awards:
- Ruedi Setz Memorial Award
The award will honour a biathlete who has performed well in the sport, displayed exemplary standards of sportsmanship, and made a significant contribution in assisting the development of the sport. The recipient will not necessarily have exhibited the highest performance level during the competition year.
- Shell Volunteer of the Year Award
The Shell Volunteer of the Year Award is awarded annually to a Biathlon Alberta member who has made significant contributions to the sport of biathlon and truly exemplifies the volunteer spirit.
- Alberta Biathlon Club Official of the Year Award
The ABC Official of the Year Award is presented annually to a Biathlon Alberta member who has significantly contributed to the officiating of Biathlon Alberta competitions. This individual respects the rules and regulations of Biathlon while demonstrating a philosophy of fair play.
- Richard Boruta Memorial- Coach of the Year Award
The Richard Boruta Memorial – Coach of the Year Award is presented annually to the Biathlon Alberta Coach who demonstrates respect for officials, opponents, and parents while espousing a philosophy of fair play. This coach demonstrates concern for the all-around development of the athlete and instils guidelines reflecting responsible conduct beyond the playing field. Furthermore, this coach presents by example a positive image of coaching, applies relevant training theory and coaching techniques, and demonstrates the ability to improve the athletic performance of a team or individual.
Please send all nominations to Elmar Heger (firstname.lastname@example.org) before Friday, August 27, 2021, at 12 pm
Please click here for more information about all Biathlon Alberta awards.