Current Conditions

Sunny
25.7°C

Volunteers still needed for B.C. Winter Games in Penticton

Image Credit: Contributed
February 19, 2016 - 11:30 AM

PENTICTON - Organizers of the B.C. WInter Games in Penticton are looking for volunteers.

A variety of positions remain available for the three-day event at the end of the month.

Some of the jobs up for grabs include target pullers, scorers, course controllers, penalty loop counters and start and finish line assistants. Training will be provided with the shifts taking between 8 a.m. and noon. There are also volunteer positions available for drivers and photographers.

Organizers are still looking to fill jobs at the biathlon competition at the Telemark Nordic Club in West Kelowna.

To volunteer visit the Penticton B.C. Winter Games office at 90-246 Martin Street, send an email to office@bcwintergames.ca, go to the website, call 250-492-2026 or fax at 250-492-0633.

The four-day competition begins on Thursday, Feb. 25 and wraps up on Sunday, Feb. 28.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad at sarstad@infonews.ca or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2016
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kelowna News
  • Comments
  • How Vernon residents are spreading community spirit one painted rock at a time
    VERNON - Located on a nondescript side street in Vernon sits a landmark known by all the neighbourhood kids as ‘The Wishing Tree.’ A little wooden sign describing it as such has
  • Police seek missing North Okanagan teen
    VERNON – RCMP are looking for the public’s help finding a missing 16-year-old North Okanagan girl. Ebony Holmgren was last seen on June 16 in the 11000 block of Tassie Drive in C
  • Depp's 'assassin' comments the latest in celebrity anger
    NEW YORK - Johnny Depp apologized Friday for joking about assassinating Donald Trump during an appearance at a large festival in Britain, the latest example of artists using violent imagery when d
  • Heat wave expected across Interior this weekend
    The Interior is going to be hit by a heat wave. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement warning about hot weather across the Southern Interior, including the South Thompson
  • Okanagan cherry season is underway
    KELOWNA - Nothing quite says summer in the Okanagan than eating ripe, juicy cherries until your hands are stained red and your stomach is aching it’s so full. Lucky for us, that time is now.
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile