Month: December 2015

Young Triumphs in Toblach World Cup

For the past few seasons we have occasionally reported on the success of Andrew Musgrave in our sister sport of Cross Country. But, this time it is the other Andrew from Huntly NSC, Andrew YOUNG who deserves praise, admiration and many congratulations on becoming the first ever GBR athlete to stand on the Cross Country World Cup Podium. Read More …

What are IBU QPs?

IBU Qualification Points (QPs) have replaced “percentages” as the method for athletes to qualify for OWG, World Cup, World Champs and IBU Cups. They are similar to the long tried and tested “FIS Points” for Alpine & Cross Country. Unlike percentages an athlete can be evaluated with IBU QPs from IBU Cup level upwards. The Read More …

KEVIN WHO?

Although he officially retired in March, Kevin KANE has been training in Norway with his Regimental team (3 RHA) and has flown down to join the Men’s Relay Team at Hochfilzen on Sunday. With only three active male athletes currently WC qualified, we are grateful to Kevin (who holds WC qualification from last season) for returning to the fray.  Read More …