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An educational area for children

The biathlon rollerski area and the ESF offer educational programmes for schools, adapted for young children to be able to learn biathlon and rollerskiing.

Goals :

  • Learn the techniques of cross-country skiing and shooting in prone position
  • Learn to manage one’s stamina and concentration

Specific goals :

  • Learn and respect safety rules
  • Find out about the regulations of the sport
  • Learn the prone position for shooting
  • Learn to use the rifle
  • Learn how to put the targets in line
  • Learn how to keep focusing while shooting

 Training schedule :

  • Sessions 1 and 2 : get used to the equipment (skis and rifle)
  • Sessions 3 and 4 : coordination between skiing and shooting
  • Sessions 5 and 6 : learn how to focus and breathe while shooting in standing position

Assessment :

  • Session 6 : ESF test (timed 300-metre loop with two shootings in prone position). A medal is awarded according to the result (bronze, silver or gold biathlon).

For more information, contact the ESF : +33 (0)6 82 63 60 07.