Road closure for triathlon

Gordon Drive entrance to the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre will be closed Sunday

Portions of Gordon Drive and the H2O Centre will be closed Sunday for the annual Tri Kids triathlon.

The triathlon will take place Sunday, July 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. During the event, the Gordon Drive entrance to the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre will be closed. Facility users will still have access to H2O and the Capital News Centre via Lequime Road, according to a City of Kelowna release.

A portion of the parking lot at Mission Recreation Park adjacent to H2O will be closed from 6 a.m. on Saturday until 4 p.m. on Sunday to accommodate the event.

In addition, a portion of the parking lot in front of the Capital News Centre will be closed from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday for the temporary relocation of a bus stop.

Sports fields will remain accessible through the Lexington Road entrance; however, a portion of the Ring Road from the Capital News Centre parking access to the turf field parking access will be closed on Saturday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Access to the sport fields will not be available via Lequime Road during this time.

There will be no impact on transit routes or schedules, but transit users will board at a temporary bus stop located in the Capital News Centre parking lot to accommodate the event. Volunteers will be on site to redirect transit users and help passengers board the bus via a temporary ramp.

For more information about the TRi KiDS Triathlon, visit the website.

Just Posted

Reworked plan for Kelowna’s Green Square development approved

After rejecting first version of residential development expansion, council says yes to new plan

Police searching for GoPro owner

Police are looking for the owner of a GoPro seized by police in Kelowna

RCMP search for knife-wielding robber

Police in Kelowna release store surveillance images of an aggressive shoplifting suspect

Kelowna offers money for youth engagement

City looking for ideas from young people to improve city neighbourhoods

Men’s group hands out another $10,000 to community

Kelowna community group 100 Men+ Give A Damn raises money for organizations in need

One person sent to hospital after fire near Keremeos

Fire ripped through a shed and Winnebego at Sunkatchers RV Park Co-operative

FortisBC LNG site exports first shipment of gas to China

The shipment is part of a pilot project that could see more exports in the future.

BC RCMP hunt for white SUV that rammed cruiser

Kamloops RCMP are looking for a white SUV headed north on the Yellowhead Highway

B.C. to reimburse methadone patients for taking clinic fees off welfare cheques

Provincial government agrees to pay back more than $5.5 million in deducted fees

Locket and brooch turned into RCMP

Kelowna - locket has been engraved with an undisclosed name

Lake Country bridge club supports those in need

Lake Country club challenges others to also donate money to the community

Stiff fine for B.C. man caught trafficking bear parts

A Cache Creek resident was charged after an undercover sting operation by conservation officers

Big White to open with three chairlifts

Tickets are 50 per cent off for opening day

One person sent to hospital after fire near Keremeos

Fire ripped through a shed and Winnebego at Sunkatchers RV Park Co-operative

Most Read