2017 Press Release
RACE HISTORY. RACE THE APPLE.
The Apple has been an icon of the triathlon scene since 1983. Friends, families, colleagues, National Champions, Olympic Champions and World Champions have all stood at the Apple start line and nervously gazed over the pristine waters of Lake Okanagan. Where will you be on race day?
Simon Whitfield – Olympic Gold Medallist
“.. The Apple Triathlon was my first Olympic distance race back in 1992. It remains, to this day, one of my favorites: held in a wonderful city, with great people, incredible scenery … and incredible volunteers ..”
Paula Findlay – ITU Gold Medallist
“.. one of my favorite races of the season. I’ve done this race for the past 5 years, ever since my first year in triathlon … thanks to the Apple triathlon crew for putting on another fantastic race ..”