Kentucky National Guard Biathlon Team Archive

  • By Sgt. 1st Class Scott Raymond, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs JERICHO, Vt. – For the fifth straight year, Kentucky Guardsmen competed against the best winter sports athletes in the National Guard. The four-man team skied against more than 130 competitors from 18 states in the Chief, National Guard Bureau Biathlon Championships at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Feb. 23-28. Kentuckians are normally not used to snow skis, or so much snow, but the team is proud of how far they have come in a short five years. “Biathlon is one of the hardest things I have […]

    Soldiering on in the snow

    By Sgt. 1st Class Scott Raymond, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs JERICHO, Vt. – For the fifth straight year, Kentucky Guardsmen competed against the best winter sports athletes in the National Guard. The four-man team skied against more than 130 competitors from 18 states in the Chief, National Guard Bureau Biathlon Championships at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho, Vt., Feb. 23-28. Kentuckians are normally not used to snow skis, or so much snow, but the team is proud of how far they have come in a short five years. “Biathlon is one of the hardest things I have […]

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  • By Capt. Josh Daugherty, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment CAMP WILLIAMS, Utah — Members of the Kentucky National Guard Biathlon Team traveled to Utah to take on 23 other states at the Chief, National Guard Bureau Biathlon Championships Feb. 23 to March 2, 2018. The competition was held at Soldier Hollow Olympic Park, which hosted the biathlon events for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City. The world-class venue provided near perfect conditions for the more than 180 athletes who competed in this year’s championships. For Kentucky, this makes the second year in a row where they have sent a full team […]

    Kentucky competes in biathlon championships

    By Capt. Josh Daugherty, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment CAMP WILLIAMS, Utah — Members of the Kentucky National Guard Biathlon Team traveled to Utah to take on 23 other states at the Chief, National Guard Bureau Biathlon Championships Feb. 23 to March 2, 2018. The competition was held at Soldier Hollow Olympic Park, which hosted the biathlon events for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City. The world-class venue provided near perfect conditions for the more than 180 athletes who competed in this year’s championships. For Kentucky, this makes the second year in a row where they have sent a full team […]

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