The North American Summer Biathlon Championships are being held this weekend by the Ethan Allen Biathlon Club in Vermont, USA. The event features a Sprint competition on Saturday and a Pursuit/Mass Start on Sunday.
The results from today’s Sprint competition are available here: http://www.eabiathlon.org/results/2015RollerskiSprint.pdf
Tim Burke won gold in the Men’s category, finishing just 4.5 seconds ahead of Nathan Smith despite two penalties in standing to Smith’s one penalty. Third place went to Leif Nordgren, 16.5 seconds behind Burke.
Susan Dunklee won the Women’s sprint, also with two penalties in standing. Emma Lunder was 1:02 back with one penalty, and Hannah Dreissigacker was 1:07.6 back with two penalties.
In total there were 87 athletes on the start list in categories ranging from Boys/Girls (14-16 years old) to Masters.