Oliver Half Iron & Aquabike
Sat June 3 - Sun June 4
The premier event – The Oliver 1/2 Iron, features a 2km, 2-loop swim in the clean and protected waters of Tucelnuit Lake, in the heart of Oliver, B.C. The 89km scenic bike course takes you through the beautiful lower Okanagan Valley, past many of the wineries in the “Wine Capital of Canada”. The Half Iron finishes with a 2-loop 21km run through quiet residential and along the banks of the Okanagan River.
This event has been raced by professional triathletes, Michellie Jones, Tom Evans, Linsey Corbin, Matt Seeley, Karen Thibodeau, Nathan Champness, Elmar Heger and 2X Ironman World Champion, Lori Bowden.
The overwhelming support from the town of Oliver and the surrounding communities, before, during and after the event is unparalleled and is what truly separates this race from others.