Blossom 10 Miler

May 10th, 2020 - Penticton, BC



May 10 - 9am start time.

Hosted by: Penticton Pounders. .



North Naramata Road, 1 Mile North of Naramata, BC.


Course description & map:

A rolling, scenic 10 mile 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 buses leave from the finish area by the white paddle wheeler 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 10 km. The 10 mile race is over this limit on a challenging course. Therefore, the race organizers, for reasons of liability, cannot accept entries into the 10 mile race from those who will not be 15 years old on or before Dec 31, 2020.

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, there is no minimum age requirement for the 5 mile race. Also, the 5 mile event does not count towards the IRA Road Race Series points and standings.

Google map of course

Course map



Entry fee:

Blossom 10 Miler - $35
Blossom 5 Miler - $20
Additional fee of $10 for day of race registration.
BC Athletic members deduct $3


Sign up:

Click here to sign up online now. Please use online sign up whenever possible as it aids with administration on race day.

Online registration closes at: May 9th, 18:00.

Entry forms are also available from the Peach City Runners (214 Main Street) or available for download here: entry form


Package Pick-up

Package Pick-up: Day of race 7:15 am - 8:00 am at the FINISH (SS, SICAMOUS)

May 10 Penticton

Race 4 of the IRA Road Race Series.





Race director: Jessie Carriere



Title Sponsor of Road Race Series:

Canadian Tire logo

Title Sponsor of Cross-Country Race Series:

Starting Block logo

Shoes provided by:

New Balance logo

Bronze sponsors:

Cool Running logo
Peach City Runners logo
Fresh Air
New Leaf Physiotherapy

And for the support from:

BC Athletics logo