Welcome to the 32nd annual Kelowna Apple Triathlon. This race features a lake swim in beautiful Okanagan Lake, a challenging bike ride and a run on the lakeside promenade.
The race will include Elite, Junior, Paratriathlon and Age Group races: all details on the website http://www.appletriathlon.com/
Water temperature: 20-22degrees C
Number of laps:1
beach start; swim in Okanagan Lake
Number of laps:2
Lots of variety
Number of laps:2
Flat and very scenic
Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 1,500 USD
2nd. 1,250 USD
3rd. 1,000 USD
4th. 750 USD
5th. 500 USD
Friday August 15
Prospera Place Arena
Elite: 50 USD payable at Pre-race Briefing
$10,000 ($5,000 males & $5,000 females)
Name of Media Contact: Jeanette Hoft
Address for Media Credentials request: firstname.lastname@example.org
Time and place where media kit can be pick-up: 1:00pm Friday August 15 at the Rotary Arts Center
Press Conference Details (date, time and place):2:00pm Friday August 15 at the Rotary Arts Center
FRIDAY - AUGUST 15
1:00 pm Elite bike course tour from the Dolphins Fountain.
1:30 pm Press briefing at the Rotary Arts Centre.
2:00 pm Press Conference at the Rotary Arts Centre.
5:00 pm Pre-race Briefing for Elites at Prospera Place Arena (coaches welcome). Race Numbers for Elites available only at Pre Race Meeting. Must pay entry fee ($52.50CAN) at this time.
SATURDAY - AUGUST 16
5:00 pm Pasta Dinner at Boston Pizza 545 Hwy 97. While this is open to the public, Boston Pizza is our sponsor and is providing great food at very reasonable prices.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 17
8:00 am Elite Lounge/Tent opens in Prospera Athlete’s Village.
11:30 am Elite Race (female) from Tugboat Beach. Start times will be confirmed at the pre-race meeting.
1:00 pm Elite Race (male) from Tugboat Beach. Start times will be confirmed at the pre-race meeting.
2:30 pm Awards Ceremony for Elites - After results are signed off by Race Officials, awards will begin at the Awards Area next to the Tree Brewing Beer Garden.
* NOTE that the above time and locations are subject to change! This schedule of events should be reviewed periodically. Further changes will be discussed at the Pre-Race Meeting so all racers should attend to ensure they have the latest applicable information.