North Thompson residents compete at BC Seniors Games

Event in Kamloops draws thousands of participants and volunteers

Will Edwards of Birch Island takes part in the men's 70-74 golf competition at the BC Seniors Games in Kamloops last weekend. Another local golfer

Will Edwards of Birch Island takes part in the men's 70-74 golf competition at the BC Seniors Games in Kamloops last weekend. Another local golfer

Will Edwards of Birch Island takes part in the men’s 70-74 golf competition at the BC Seniors Games in Kamloops last weekend. Another local golfer, Dave Miller, won bronze in the men’s 75-79 0-20.0 index golf competition.

 

CarolBugsyLeft: Carol McNeil of Birch Island checks out her horse Bugsy after winning a silver medal in the men’s and women’s 65+ dressage competition. Jean Nelson won three silvers in women’s 75-79 cycling.

 

 

Right: Clearwater’s Ron Hadley (r) took home aRonHadley bronze in men’s 65-69 Low Gross “A” golf.  Other local participants included Doug Richardson in golf and Larry MacMillan in slow-pitch.

 

 

 

 

 

Below: Clearwater’s Kay Knox (l) and Barb Smith of Barriere relax before a race at the Canada Games pool. Knox won silver in women’s 75-79 800 m freestyle and 100 m breast stroke. Smith won bronze in 100 m freestyle.KayBarb