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Four-vehicle crash on Hwy 97 sends two to hospital

Four-vehicle crash on Hwy 97 sends two to hospital

Those two were sent to hospital with serious injuries, while others were treated on scene

Four-vehicle crash on Hwy 97 sends two to hospital
McBride eyeing another ITU Long Course medal

McBride eyeing another ITU Long Course medal

Vancouver’s Rachel McBride looks to win a third ITU medal, this time on home soil

McBride eyeing another ITU Long Course medal
Canadian and Brit take Multisport Aquathlon World Championships

Canadian and Brit take Multisport Aquathlon World Championships

Victoria’s Matthew Sharpe, Great Britain’s Emma Pallant capture Multisport Aquathlon World Championships

Canadian and Brit take Multisport Aquathlon World Championships
Jackson Keane                                Jackson Keane

Vees Jackson Keane has learned from NHL dad

Jackson Keane looks to bring offensive touch with the Penticton Vees

Jackson Keane                                Jackson Keane
Selänne’s son Leevi learns from Penticton Vees

Selänne’s son Leevi learns from Penticton Vees

Leevi Selänne and Anaheim junior Ducks put through paces with Penticton Vees

Selänne’s son Leevi learns from Penticton Vees
Canadian takes women’s cross tri championship, Mexico’s Serrano wins men’s title

Canadian takes women’s cross tri championship, Mexico’s Serrano wins men’s title

Victoria’s Melanie McQuaid won her second Cross Tri World title, first for Francisco Serrano

Canadian takes women’s cross tri championship, Mexico’s Serrano wins men’s title
Guelph, Ont. Karsten Madsen is motivated to win the Multisport elite men’s Cross Triathlon World Championship on Wednesday. The Canadian will have to contend with defending champion Ruben Ruzafa of Spain.                                Beata Wronska photo courtesy of Karsten Madsen

Canadian Karsten Madsen eyes Cross Tri crown

Canada’s Karsten Madsen part of strong field for Multisport Cross Triathlon championship

Guelph, Ont. Karsten Madsen is motivated to win the Multisport elite men’s Cross Triathlon World Championship on Wednesday. The Canadian will have to contend with defending champion Ruben Ruzafa of Spain.                                Beata Wronska photo courtesy of Karsten Madsen
Canadian athlete Matt Straatman, from Ontario, won the mens 20-24 age group standard duathlon at the International Triathlon Union Multisport Championships in Penticton on Monday. He placed third overall.                                Kristi Patton/Penticton Western News

Americans sweep age group standard duathlon

Americans take gold in Multisport Age Group Standard duathlon

Canadian athlete Matt Straatman, from Ontario, won the mens 20-24 age group standard duathlon at the International Triathlon Union Multisport Championships in Penticton on Monday. He placed third overall.                                Kristi Patton/Penticton Western News
Aussie, Frenchmen captures Multisport elite duathlon championships

Aussie, Frenchmen captures Multisport elite duathlon championships

Australia’s Felicity Sheedy-Ryan, France’s Benoit Nicolas become ITU Multisport Duathlon champs

Aussie, Frenchmen captures Multisport elite duathlon championships
Instructor Vinny Ricci gives lacrosse players Rhys MacDonald (left) and Connor Danby tips during Wednesday’s session at King’s Park. Mark Brett/Western News

High level coaching helps players in field clinic

Top coaches help kids from B.C. in Alberta become better field players

Instructor Vinny Ricci gives lacrosse players Rhys MacDonald (left) and Connor Danby tips during Wednesday’s session at King’s Park. Mark Brett/Western News
Chantel Jeffrey, who just turned 16, finished first overall at the 20th Skaha Lake Ultra Swim. The Salmon Arm native finished in two hours 53 minutes three seconds.                                Steve Kidd/Western News

Salmon Arm teen captures Ultra Swim

Salmon Arm’s Chantel Jeffrey won the Skaha Lake Ultra Swim, Summerland swimmer takes second

Chantel Jeffrey, who just turned 16, finished first overall at the 20th Skaha Lake Ultra Swim. The Salmon Arm native finished in two hours 53 minutes three seconds.                                Steve Kidd/Western News
OHA, Fighting Hawks alum joining Gee-Gees program

OHA, Fighting Hawks alum joining Gee-Gees program

Alyssa MacMillan reflects on UND experience, moving on to Ottawa Gee-Gees

OHA, Fighting Hawks alum joining Gee-Gees program
Former Laker learns from International play

Former Laker learns from International play

Logan Mend got taste of next level at FIVB under-21 Beach Volleyball World Championship

Former Laker learns from International play
FOCUSED SHOOTER — Basketball camp instructor Landry Ndayitwayeko helps Nathan Tinker with his shooting skills at Penticton Secondary School Thursday during the boys session of the Penticton Basketball Camp. Ndayitwayeko is the lead assistant coach for the university Jr. Heat program in Kelowna.                                Mark Brett/Western News

Players improve fundamentals at camp

Penticton Basketball Camp helps boys focus on fundamental skills

FOCUSED SHOOTER — Basketball camp instructor Landry Ndayitwayeko helps Nathan Tinker with his shooting skills at Penticton Secondary School Thursday during the boys session of the Penticton Basketball Camp. Ndayitwayeko is the lead assistant coach for the university Jr. Heat program in Kelowna.                                Mark Brett/Western News
Lacrosse player helps make Israeli history

Lacrosse player helps make Israeli history

Jean-Luc Chetner help Israel win first-ever team championship, comes in box lacrosse

Lacrosse player helps make Israeli history
ITU Multisport Festival filled with special events

ITU Multisport Festival filled with special events

ITU Multisport Festival has events for more than just the athletes

ITU Multisport Festival filled with special events
Single point decides Speedway winner

Single point decides Speedway winner

Winner of Gordy Mannes Memorial weekend decided by a point

Single point decides Speedway winner
SOMBA Tigers step up with D-Backs

SOMBA Tigers step up with D-Backs

Former Tigers fill roles well with West Kelowna College Prep team

SOMBA Tigers step up with D-Backs
Rope spinners entertaining at Peachfest

Rope spinners entertaining at Peachfest

The Black Widow Rope Spinners with special guests entertain at 70th annual Peachfest

Rope spinners entertaining at Peachfest
Lacrosse tournament eye-opening for Penticton players

Lacrosse tournament eye-opening for Penticton players

All Canada Games lacrosse tournament a great experience for players

Lacrosse tournament eye-opening for Penticton players