Name: Nikolas Burkhart
Sport: Biathlon
Classification: Junior Team
Height: 6-1
Weight: 160 lbs.
DOB: 11/13/2001
Birthplace: Truckee, Calif.
Hometown: Olympic Valley, Calif.
High School: North Tahoe High School
World Championship Experience
  • 2023 Junior World Championships (Shchuchinsk, KAZ): 19th in mixed relay / 60th in individual / 4th in men's relay / 29th in sprint / 31st in pursuit
  • 2022 Junior World Championships (Soldier Hollow, Utah): 64th in individual / 66th in sprint
Other Career Highlights
  • 2022 IBU Junior Open European Championships (Pokljuka, Slovenia): 48th in pursuit
  • 2022 IBU Junior Cup (Pokljuka, Slovenia): 9th in mixed relay (w/ Wes Campbell, Aurora Cramer & Cheresa Bouley)
  • 2018 US Biathlon National Championships (Soldier Hollow, Utah) - 1st in youth sprint / 1st in youth pursuit / 2nd in youth
MORE ON Nikolas: Nikolas began cross country skiing when he was seven years old through the Strider Glider program and years later was introduced to laser biathlon. Nikolas loved the aspect of shooting and began competitively doing biathlon in 2015. Nikolas hobbies include ultimate frisbee and sailing. Nikolas loves to play sports and competes at a high school level in track and field, cross country skiing, soccer and cross country running. Nikolas has been to three Junior National cross country skiing events for the Far West region.