Golf course closes October 10

Make the most of your summer and give your golf clubs a workout before the season ends. Sun Peaks Golf Course closes this year on Oct. 10 so there are only a few weeks left to tee off and practise your swing on the 18-hole course. The SPIN Cup Men’s Night runs until Sept. 29, every Thursday evening from 3...
NEW COMPANY BRINGS WATERSPORT TO KAMLOOPS LAKE A new company is seeking to make the adrenaline rush of watersports more accessible to those who don’t have a boat. Kinetic Energy Sport is offering wake surfing, wakeboarding and the new sport of flyboarding on Kamloops Lake starting this summer. “I wanted to get more people on the water,” said owner Elaine Topolnisky. “I...
After 10 years of volunteering with Sun Peak Adaptive Sports (ASSP), Dick Taylor admitted he’s still not amazing at skiing in a sit ski. With plans to retire from the program this December, that may be how it will stay. “I’m still not the best at one track,” he said. Learning to sit ski was just one of many fond memories...
by Bodie Shandro, Special to SPIN Newsmagazine Ten time world champion Jamie Mitchell calls it the “Waterman’s Super Bowl”. For me, it was a chance to realize a dream of being one of the legendary people that have successfully crossed the infamous channel. The Ka’iwi Channel, a.k.a Molokai Channel or the “Channel of Bones”, has a centuries old reputation for being...
Race to the Sun training.
On Sept. 18 the Interior Grasslands Cycling Club will hold the sixth annual prestigious hill climb bicycle race, known as Race to the Sun. The course will climb 3000 vertical feet as it winds from Heffley Creek, through the scenic ranch communities of Sun Peaks Road, finally ending at Sun Peaks Resort. Sponsored by Nancy Greene Raine and Al...