Blossom 10 Miler
May 12th 2019 - Penticton, BC
May 12 - 9am start time at North Naramata Rd.
North Naramata Road, 1 Mile North of Naramata, BC.
Hosted by the Penticton Pounders.
Course description & map:
A rolling, scenic 10 mille point to point course, last two miles downhill and flat.
NOTE: Finish (race number pick-up/day of race registration) near the S.S. Sicamous.
Two 48 passenger busses leave from the finish area by the white paddlewheeler S.S. Sicamous, north end of town at 8:00 AM.
If you are driving to the start and have an empty seat, please pass by the finish area and pick up runners who may need a ride. Thank you!
Keep in mind that the "Day of Race" registration and race number pick up will be at the Finish.
Refreshments, awards, and draw prizes following race.
Note: Sport specialists and medical practitioners recommend that young physically developing athletes do not take part in running events longer than 10km. This race is over this limit on a challenging course. Race organizers therefore, for reasons of liability cannot accept entries from those who will not be 15 years old on or before Dec 31, 2019
There is also a 5 mile course, starting and finishing from the S.S. Sicamous. This will be an out and back course with a turnaround at Lakeview Cemetery. NOTE: the 5 miler does not count towards the IRA Series points and standing.
Blossom 10 Miler - $30
Blossom 5 Miler - $20
Additional fee of $10 for day of race registration.
BC Athletic members deduct $3
Online signup is available through Zone 4 Systems for the 10 mile race. Please use online sign up whenever possible as it aids with administration on race day. Last day of online registration is May 11, 18:00 PST.
Entry forms are also available from the Peach City Runners (214 Main Street) or available for download here: entry form
Package Pick-up: Day of race 7:15 am - 8:00 am at the FINISH (SS, SICAMOUS)