The Washington Biathlon Association is a non-profit organization that was formed to develop and assist the sports of Biathlon and Summer Biathlon within the state of Washington. The Association in its present form was formed in February of 1999 and is registered with the State of Washington, the United States Biathlon Association and is an IRS 501(C)(3) non-profit organization.
The WBA's focus is on planning, sponsoring and administering summer and winter biathlon races and developing a greater number of biathlon venue sites in Washington. The WBA was formed under guidelines established by the United States Biathlon Association (USBA), the national governing body for the Olympic and World Cup sport of Winter Biathlon and the rapidly growing sport of Summer Biathlon. The WBA enjoys close ties with the Stevens Pass Nordic Center, Plain Valley Nordic Trails, Cascade Shooting Facility (summer), The Summit-at-Snoqualmie Nordic Center and Methow Valley Biathlon.