Wednesday’s Biathlon Competitions to be Delayed
The 2014 IBU Youth/Junior Biathlon World Championship competitions scheduled for Wednesday, March 5th at the Nordic Heritage Center in Presque Isle have been delayed by an hour due to the extremely cold temperatures expected overnight.
The Junior Women Individual Competition, originally scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m., will now take place at 11:00 a.m. The Junior Men Individual Competition, original scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m., will now begin at 1:45 p.m.
Spectators and schools are encouraged to attend these events and cheer on the athletes. There is a heated spectator tent at the venue that people can visit to warm up, as well as purchase food, beverages and souvenirs.