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U.S. Paralympics Nordic Team participates in training camp in Casper, Wyoming

Man in wheelchair sprawled on ground shooting Bryan Price practices his shooting. Image credit: U.S. Paralympics Nordic Program

The U.S. Paralympics Nordic Team are currently participating in a training camp hosted by the Casper Mountain Biathlon Club in Casper, Wyoming.  Camp started last Friday.

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People participating at the camp include  Kevin Dubois, Omar Bermejo, Bryan Price, Kenny Butler,  Lindsey Hall,  Brittany Perkins and Steve Baskis.

 

The camp is a summer training camp, and skiers have been doing weight training, kayaking, hiking, rock climbing,and shooting practice.  They have also been doing ski training on local trails using specially adapted sit-skis with wheels.

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2533 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees.

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