The local organizing committee for the 2014 IBU Youth/Junior Biathlon World Championships today announced that Katahdin Trust Company has come on board as one of the two leading supporters for the large-scale winter sports competition.

Officials with the 2014 IBU Youth/Junior Biathlon World Championships present the two first pieces of event outerwear to officials with Katahdin Trust Company in honor of the bank signing on as a Lead/Gold Partner. (left to right) Nathan Berry, member of the organizing committee and president of the Nordic Heritage Sport Club; Bob Dorsey, president and CEO of the Aroostook Partnership for Progress and member of the organizing committee; Steve Towle, event manager; Jane Towle, event director; Jon Prescott, president and CEO of Katahdin Trust Company; and Vicki Smith, senior vice president of marketing and communications, Katahdin Trust Company.



Katahdin Trust Company President and CEO Jon J. Prescott hopes to foster and showcase community spirit with the coming event.

The international event will bring upwards of 350 biathletes, under the age of 21, from more than 30 countries to Aroostook County for the competition that will take place between February 28 and March 7, 2014.