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Sports. We are the Tournament Capital.

Known internationally as Canada’s Tournament Capital,  Kamloops has been synonymous with a multitude of world-class  sporting  events. With a wide variety of outstanding venues, strong athletic culture and a knowledgeable and enthusiastic volunteer base.  Sport Tourism has long been recognized by city council and key community stakeholders as a  large part  of the city’s economic generator.

Major Sporting Events

BC Enduro Series

2580 Harper Mountain Rd, Kamloops, BC V2C 4C5
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Opportunities abound for avid mountain bike riders, racers and enthusiasts to travel to some the best riding locations around BC.

BC Lions Training Camp

910 McGill Road, Kamloops BC, V2C 6N6
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The Lions are scheduled to stage a 3-day mini camp for first-year Lions from Thursday, May 25 to Saturday, May 27 with the full team hitting the field on Sunday, May 28.

KIBIHT

PO Box 24018 70-700 Tranquille Road Kamloops BC V2B 8R3
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The Kamloops International Bantam Ice Hockey Tournaments is one of the biggest minor hockey tournaments in BC, and will be in Kamloops January 3-8, 2018.

Indoor Grandfondo

910 McGill Road, Kamloops BC, V2C 6N6
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The Kamloops Indoor Gran Fondo is an inclusive cycling extravaganza. If you are interested in indoor cycling but you do not have a bike trainer, don’t be afraid to ask organizers for help.

Dirty Feet Trail Series

Kamloops, BC V2E 2T4
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Ride your bike as part of team or take the trail on solo. Either way, come out and ride on some awesome mountain bike trails during a 6-hour relay. Keep an eye out for snowshoe and running based events.

Boogie the Bridge

100 Lorne St, Kamloops, BC
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Large scale community-centered event offers 5km, 10km or 21km options for runners and walkers—there’s even a kid-friendly Mini Boogie. The not-for-profit organization behind Boogie recently celebrated it’s 20th year, and raises funds for two different local charities each year.

Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals

615 Whispering Pines Dr, Kamloops, BC V2B 8S4
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The 2017 CMRC Canadian Motocross series kicks off in Kamloops—the hometown of the Monster Energy Alpine stars Kawasaki team— at Whispering Pines Raceway on June 4th.

Race the Ranch

1105 Highland Rd, Kamloops, BC V2E 0A8
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The Bicycle Cafe and the Kamloops Bike Ranch proudly present The River Beaver Classic, a fun grassroots festival with a Specialized DJ contest, Kona Dual Slalom and a Giant sponsored DH race.

Kamloops Marathon

Island Pkwy, Kamloops, BC, V2B 6Y9
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The Sport Chek Kamloops Marathon started as a partnership between the City of Kamloops and Thompson Rivers University in 2012. As a qualifier for the Boston Marathon, the race attracts high level quality runners on a national level, with a growing number of international racers as well.

Kamloops International Baseball Tournament

Island Parkway, Kamloops, BC, V2B 6Y9
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Players from all around partake in this tournament, not only for prize money, healthy competition and comradery, but also for a shot at winning the Gary Cameron Memorial Trophy.

Kamloops Legacy Performance Games

Riverside Park,
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Fun to play, challenging to master. Are you up for the challenge? Participate in a team or observe as a spectator. Pickle Ball Tournament May 27 – 28, 2017. Cost: One event $35, two events $50.

Get Happy Events Series

Riverside Park Harpers Trail Winery Tranquille Fresh Farm
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Gather together and get moving...with the Get Happy running series! Get Canadian July 1st, 2017 2K,5K, 10KGet Corked September 16th, 2017 5.1K & 10.2K Get Spooked October 27th, 2017 1K creepy & 5K spooky

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