Travelling with a rifle? Check out these tips
Flying with a firearm in Canada was never meant to be easy. Veteran NorAm biathlete Alicia Hurley offers handy tips on how to pack rifles and ammo, what to expect at the airport, and more.
Firearms Related Documents
- Manual for firearms safety course (complete) (8.70 MB)
Complete manual for the Canadian Firearms Safety Course (non-restricted)
- Jr Pal Waiver form (80 KB)
Had a Junior PAL for a year? How to get permission to transport the rifle
Here is the application to waive supervision for an athlete to be able to transport a rifle under age of 18. (Some wording refers to hunting licenses, but it is the correct application form to submit). Conditions are that t
- Firearms Import Permit (61 KB)
If you plan to attend a US event you need a FIREARMS IMPORT PERMIT. There is no cost for applying. Photocopy your PAL and BiON membership receipt, and fax them, together with the permit application and an invitation from Biathlon USA, to the US authorities at 304-616-4554, with a cover sheet.
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