Month: December 2016

BBU Office Closure

  The BBU Office will “be on the Circuit” from New Year’s Day until 01 Mar 17. There will be no response to our UK phone or fax, although we shall be able to take Emails as normal ( However, due to intermittent comms may not be able to upload to this website until approx Read More …

“Happy New Year”

  The Board of the BBU offer their best wishes and success on, and off snow, to all Members, Supporters, Fans, Sponsors and above all our Athletes for 2017. Difficult decisions lie ahead but when was this not the case for British biathlon?!

Excel with ELEY!

  We are delighted to announce that ELEY are now the official ammunition supplier to the BBU. More about this in the New Year, but if we can match the results of the French team who they also supply, we would be delighted!  In recent years the ELEY Tenex Biathlon round has become one of Read More …

TUNNOCK’S Tickle our Taste Buds!

Thank you to the famous Scottish biscuit manufacturers, TUNNOCK’S of Uddingston, whose products – especially Caramel Bars and Marshmallow Teacakes are world famous – and even played a major role in the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony. TUNNOCK’S is now a BBU sponsor; Ginge will be regretting he ever retired!

BBU Director Jon Campbell Retires

It is with regret that the BBU announces that Director Special Projects, Colonel Jon Campbell, resigned from the Board on 30 Dec 16. Jon has been a very pro-active Board Member for some 7 years, primarily serving as Strategy & Development Director. He is now working with a NATO – EU Mission abroad and simply Read More …

December Lottery Winners

  Cheques will be in the post soon for the lucky winners of the last BBU lottery in 2016: 1st:     # 155 2nd:     # 173 3rd:     # 153 4th:     # 147 5th:     #   56 Congratulations!  

GBR Team Selection – Trimester 2.

  At the conclusion of Trimester 1, the following athletes have been selected for Trimester 2:   World Cup (Manager: Daniel GRAF GER; Wax Technician: Ilario MADDALIN ITA; Coach: Wolfgang PICHLER GER;   Cpl Amanda LIGHTFOOT                  AGC Scott DIXON                                       CBNSC   IBU Cup (Manager / Coach: Bdr Lee-Steve JACKSON 16 Regt RA)   Due Read More …