The Interior Running Association held their AGM by Zoom meeting on December 7th. There were 13 in attendance!Here are the 2024 IRA Executive members. We are excited to announce a couple new Executive members.Your 2024 IRA Executive is:Returning President – Cindy Rhodes Returning Vice President – David GussReturning Treasurer – Sandy WikeReturning Secretary – Janice… Continue reading GREETINGS FROM YOUR 2024 IRA EXECUTIVE🏃‍♀️🏃🏻‍♂️

2023/24 IRA Virtual Winter Run Series

The Interior Running Association is happy to introduce the 2023/24 Virtual Winter Run Series. 100% of net profits will go to a charity which will be announced here: Register now at:

2024 Road and Cross Country Race Schedule (TBC at AGM)

Road Race Series Date Race Feb 4th Winter Carnival Mile Feb 11th Starting Block 10K Mar 17th Spring Run Off 10K Apr 7th Oliver 10K May 12th Blossom 8 Miler May 25th Blackwell Dairy 15K Jun 16th Conquer the Lake Half Marathon Jul 1st Peachland Canada Day 5K Jul 14th Midsummer 8K Sep 1st Fast… Continue reading 2024 Road and Cross Country Race Schedule (TBC at AGM)

Social Media Manager

The Interior Running Association is a non-profit organization. All members of the IRA executive, volunteer their expertise and time to support great running events in the Okanagan Interior. The Interior Road and XC Series are growing and we are in need of someone to manage/coordinate our Social Media. The successful volunteer would:– Create posts for… Continue reading Social Media Manager

IRA’s Annual General Meeting

The Interior Running Association’s AGM will be via zoom, December 7th at 6:00. A friendly reminder that nominations for Female and Male Runner of the Year, as well as the Heinrich Spiller Award of Courage will be made at the zoom meeting. Below are descriptors of the awards. Runner of the Year awards were first… Continue reading IRA’s Annual General Meeting

Campbell Mountain XC Race – Cancelled for 2023

The Penticton Pounders Running Club regretfully announce that the Campbell Mountain XC Race will not be occurring this year. Campbell Mountain is now under the jurisdiction of the Provincial Government, and the Pounders did not have enough time to get the proper permits in place to hold the event. They are working on getting the… Continue reading Campbell Mountain XC Race – Cancelled for 2023


Volunteers can now earn Series Age Group points for volunteeringPLUS have their name included in the End of Road Series draw for a $500.00 Gift Certificate. NEW VOLUNTEER INCENTIVE!If a runner volunteers for 1 or 2 series races, we give them points for their age group standing in the race they volunteer for based on… Continue reading VOLUNTEER INCENTIVES!