We are so excited for you to join us at the 2016 BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon!
On-Course Standing Tickets – FREE!
- Come join us as we line the course to cheer on these world-class athletes! NO TICKETS NEEDED FOR COURSE SIDE SPECTATORS.
Group Activity Packages – price dependent on activities selected
Explore the beautiful Rockies with discounted rates for these exciting activities:
- Dog Sledding
- Johnston Canyon Ice Walk
- Tours of Banff and Lake Louise
Please contact Marketing Director Carly Lewis at email@example.com with any questions or for more information regarding group activities.
***NEW BIATHLON SPECTATOR GUIDE***
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Canmore Winter Carnival 2016 – World Cup Edition
The Canmore Winter Carnival is a celebration of the season and a popular community tradition for more than 20 years. The 2016 event will be the biggest and best yet.
Two World Cup events will be part of the carnival along with 45 days of events including ice carving, snow sculpting and the popular Snowy Owl Kid N Mutt races plus more!
Schedule of Events
Feb 1-7: World Cup Biathlon
Feb 8-14: International Week
Feb 15-21: Family Week
Feb 22-28: Food and Drink Week
Feb 29 – March 6: Arts & Culture Week
March 7-13: Ski Tour Canada – FIS Cross Country World Cup
Thursday Feb 4: 11:15 am – SPRINT Men 10km
Friday Feb 5: 11:15 am – SPRINT Women 7.5km
Saturday Feb 6: 10:00 am – MASS START Men 15km
Saturday Feb 6: 11:30 am MASS START Women 12.5km
Sunday Feb 7: 10:10am – Single Mixed Relay (1 Woman, 1 Man) AND
Sunday, Feb 7: 2:05 pm– Mixed Relay (2 Women, 2 Men)
Tuesday, March 8: 10:00am- Qualifications Sprint (Classic)
Tuesday, March 8: 1:00pm- Sprint Finals (Classic)
Wednesday, March 9: 10:00am- Skiathlon Women
Wednesday, March 9: 12:30pm- Skiathlon Men
Friday, March 11: 9:45am- Individual Start (Skate) Women.
Friday, March 11: 1:00pm- Individual Start (Skate) Men.
Saturday, March 12: 1:00pm- Pursuit. (Classic) Women.
Saturday, March 12: 2:00pm- Pursuit. (Classic) men.
All races are FREE to attend – just bring your
best cheering voices. Let’s show the world how
Canmore supports our best biathletes!
February 4 – 7 l 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Limited public parking
Lots 1 and 2 closest to the Biathlon Range are closed.
Departing from the downtown Roam bus stop on 9th street
(behind Downtown Visitor Information Centre)
February 1 – 3: Departing every half hour on the 15 and 45.
February 4 – 7: Race mornings departing every 15 minutes.
use during race week. Come to cheer and then go for a ski.
Kids ski free on race days too!
Artist-led walks from the Canmore Civic Centre to the
Canmore Nordic Centre. Departing from the Civic Centre
1 hour and 15 minutes before each race February 4 – 7.
BMW IBU World Cup
February 4 – 7, 2016
Canmore Nordic Centre