July 12, 2016 - 5:44 PM
KELOWNA - On Sunday, July 17, the annual TRi KiDS Triathlon will take place at Mission Recreation Park.
During the event on Sunday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Gordon Drive entrance to the H20 Adventure + Fitness Centre will be closed. Facility users will still have access to H20 and the Capital News Centre via Lequime Road.
A portion of the Mission Recreation Park parking lot adjacent to H20 will be closed from Saturday, July 16 at 6 a.m. until Sunday, July 17 at 4 p.m. to accommodate the transition area. On Sunday, from 6 a.m. until 4 p.m., a portion of the parking lot in front of the Capital News Centre will be closed for transit re-routing.
Sports fields will still be accessible through the Lexington Road entrance; however, a portion of the Ring Road will be closed on Sunday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. to make up part of the bike course. 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; however, transit users will board at a temporary bus stop located in the Capital News Centre parking lot. Volunteers will be on site to redirect transit users and aid passengers onto the bus via a temporary ramp.
For more information about the TRi KiDS Triathlon, visit this website.
For the most up-to-date road work, road closures and potential delays, visit the Kelowna road report website.
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