New Gloucester, Maine – The roster of eight athletes for the final World Cups of 2021 has been selected by the U.S. Biathlon International Competition Committee. The team will compete in World Cup 3 & 4 in Hochfilzen, AUT and Annecy-Le Grand Bornand, FRA.
The eight-athlete roster includes Beijing 2022 Olympic Games qualifiers Susan Dunklee (Craftsbury, Vt./Craftsbury Green Racing Project & USBA) and Clare Egan (Cape Elizabeth, Maine/USBA). They are joined by 2018 Olympians Joanne Reid (Grand Junction, Colo.), Sean Doherty (Center Conway, N.H./National Guard Biathlon & USBA) and Leif Nordgren (Hinesburg, Vt./National Guard Biathlon & USBA). Rounding out the squad is Jake Brown (Saint Paul, Minn/Craftsbury Green Racing Project & USBA), Deedra Irwin (Pulaski, Wis./National Guard Biathlon & USBA), and Paul Schommer (Appleton, Wis./Team Crosscut & USBA)
Racing begins in Hochfilzen on Friday, December 10 with the Men’s and Women’s Sprint Races. You can find updated streaming schedules and links here.
(photo: Nordic Focus)