Biathlon Events AB (BEAB) is an event company that is wholly owned by the Swedish Biathlon Federation.
Biathlon Events currently has two employees, but has a broad recruitment base of officials and volunteers from four sports clubs (Frösö IF, Fältjägarna IF, Biathlon Östersund and Tullus IF). These clubs and BEAB comprise the organisation for the World Championships and World Cup events in Östersund.
The organisation is broad, with specialist skills in a number of areas, such as: security, environmental issues, transport, logistics, marketing, information and PR, competition events and supporting events.
BEAB’s board comprises four people:
Ingemar Arwidsson, Mia Karlsson and Leif Emsjö.
BEAB is best known as the organiser of the 2008 Biathlon World Championships in Östersund, but has also hosted Biathlon World Cups in Östersund in 2006 and 2008.