The Wodonga annual interschool shoot held by Sporting Shooters Association of Australia (SSAA) was held on 3 June last. SSAA has published a report in the November edition of its regular newsletter, under Competition News.
The SSAA has a membership of 175,378, with the magazine being available in print and electronic form. Link is: www.ssaa.org.au/disciplines
In the Biathlon event, there were 24 teams with four competitors per team, making it the largest biathlon competition in 2015, edging out the Defence Forces on-snow competition at Mt Hotham in August.
Each student ran a 150m loop and then shot five shots from the supported prone position. Penalty loops were a 25m sprint loop.
The top team for the event was Wodonga Middle Years College, 2015 champions and winners of the Snow Trek and Travel Wodonga Perpetual Biathlon Relay Trophy.
For more information regarding Biathlon in Wodonga, please contact Bob Cranage OAM on 0418 568 657 or Michael Wilkinson on 0418 467 678.
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