Blossom 10 Miler

May 12th, 2019 - Penticton, BC



May 12 - 9am start time.

Hosted by: Penticton Pounders. .



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


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.

Google map of course

Course map


Entry fee:

Blossom 10 Miler - $30
Blossom 5 Miler - $20
Additional fee of $10 for day of race registration.
BC Athletic members deduct $3


Sign up:

Online sign up is now closed for this event.

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 12 Penticton

Race 4 of the IRA Road Race Series.





Race director: Jessie Carriere





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