Russ Myer, President of CRNA recently completed a 16 hr IBU International Referee course and 2.5 hr closed book exam in Presque Isle, ME to become an Iinternational Referee. The credentialing helped Russ recently assist in the N American Biathlon Roller Ski Championships in Jericho, VT. The Picture of Russ includes Lowell Bailey, from Lake Placid, a prequalified biathlete who took part in the competitions.
Russ has been a USBA Advanced Level 2 Official as well as a USBA rifle Safety Certifier. This credentail affords Russ the opportunity to officiate Biathlon World Cups, World Championships, Olympics and Paralympics. This past February, Russ was fortunate to serve the IPC as Chief of Biathlon at the Telemark, WI Paralympic Nordic World Cup.
Russ will find out later this year if he will serve as an official at the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi, Russia.
Good Luck Russ