News from Kamloops

June 21, 2012

Kids of Steel Triathlon - Ten Years Running

Kamloops, B.C. - The Kids of Steel Triathlon is celebrating its 10th year this weekend with the event taking place on Sunday, June 24 at Brock Pool. This year the race boasts a record number of registrants at 210, attracting athletes from the Okanagan, Interior, Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island.

This year's announcer is Kamloops' own Charlie Bruce, who recently competed in the exciting Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco.

The race will be taking place in Brocklehurst using neighbourhood streets so residents are advised to be cautious when driving on Sunday morning.

This race is proud to have Gayfer Advisory Group as title sponsor, in partnership with the City of Kamloops and the Kamloops Triathlon Club. Additional sponsors include: Booster Juice, Runners Sole, Kids of Steel, Bicycle Café, Nature's Fare Markets, Wayside Printers, Blackwell Dairy, LN Group, Aqua Pure, Sean Felker Photography and Manhattan Grill.

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Media Contact:
Heidi Ogilvie, Aquatics Coordinator
City of Kamloops
250-828-3754
Hogilvie@kamloops.ca