Apr 2013 13

Track & Field Expo 2013

Posted in Featured, Sports

On Saturday, the Okanagan Athletics Club (OAC) will host a Track & Field Expo. This is your chance to come and see what track and field is all about, meet the athletes and coaches of the Okanagan Athletics Club.  Its also a chance for “newcomers” to try the following events:

Shot Put
Javelin Throw
Long Jump
Pole Vault
Middle distance
Hammer Throw
High Jump

At 11:00am join us for the “Celebrity Pentathlon.” This one of a kind “gruelling” competition features five events – the 60m low hurdles, the shot put, the long jump, the javelin throw, and the 200m dash. Competitors will be scored on placing fo each event, and scores will be totalled to detemine the winner. Competitors will be guided through their events by OAC athletes, including National Gold Medalist Rostam Turner.

The celebrities competing are:

Malindi Elmore – 2004 Olympic athlete in the 1500m and a friend of RyanWatters.ca
Steve and Harry – 1039 The Juice morning show
Toby Tannas – CHBC TV
Greg Redman – Former Canadian National team athlete and Canadian Olympic team physiotherapist
Norm Letnick – Kelowna-Lake Country MLA
Colin Basran – City of Kelowna Councillor

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