Welcome to Summer!! Lanny and I completed our first 3 gun match over the weekend and finished 2 & 3rd woman in the tactical division and 68th and 72nd out of 240 overall (see photos attached). It was a close match between Lanny and I and we battle it back and forth[…]
The Road After Russia
Tracy and I competed in the Sportsman Team Challenge in Raton, NM over the weekend. We competed in two different teams, a 3-person team with World Champion Silhouette Shooter Cathy Winstead-Severin and a 2-person team with Tracy and I. The Sportsman Team Challenge is a timed team event where teams will compete[…]
We at the WOMA have been following the trials and travels of WOMA Members and Twin Biathletes, Lanny and Tracy Barnes for the past few years on their quest for Olympic Gold in Sochi Russia. Here is where it takes us today:
Tracy made the ultimate sacrifice and now her story is being talked about around the world.
The weather in a biathlon has always been one of an athletes toughest competitors. It is unpredictable, ruthless, and doesn’t back down for anyone. Lanny battled the elements and extremely tough blizzard like conditions to place 65th in the sprint and had the best US women’s finish of the day.
The second weekend of racing took Lanny to Beitostolen, Norway where she once again posted some great results. The first race was a 15 kilometer individual race where shooting is the key with a minute added on to your overall time for each missed target at the shooting range and four[…]