This site is dedicated to supporting Archery Biathlon, also known as Ski Archery, in the United States, as well as serve as a resouce for athletes interested in this exciting sport.
Archery Biathlon is a blend of cross-country skiing and target archery combined into a single exciting and enjoyable event for athletes of all ages.
Interest in the sport is growing rapidly in North America and in Europe, where it is already well established. A typical event includes a 6 to 12-kilometer ski course with several stops (ends) at the targets.
A simple “hit-or-miss” style target is used at an 18-meter distance from the racers. Athletes carry their bows and arrows in specially-designed backpacks while skiing the course. a Biathlon event, scoring is a combination of ski time and shooting points scored.