Footgolf kicks it was onto Skaha Meadows golf course

Penticton's Skaha Meadows Golf course debuts soccer golf on Aug.23

Penticton’s Skaha Meadows golf course is hosting FootGolf on Aug.23.

Former Penticton Pinnacles player Alex Elliot is bringing the crossover sport of soccer and golf at 1:30 p.m. Players use soccer balls on the course with a 21-inch cup and the rules largely correspond to golf. The Pinnacles Football Club will have coaches from its Excelsior Academy at the event.

Cost is $25 per player. Call Skaha Meadows to book your spot or go to https://www.picatic.com/footgolfskahameadows. Kick-offs are at 1:30 p.m., 3:45, 6 (shotgun start, limited spots available).