Penticton’s Symonds looks to win third BMO Okanagan title

Penticton’s Jeff Symonds is in Kelowna Sunday to defend is BMO Okanagan marathon title.

Penticton’s Jeff Symonds is in Kelowna Sunday to defend is BMO Okanagan marathon title. Symonds is a two-time champion and recently captured third place in the 2011 World Ironman World Championships in Nevada. He has called the Sept. 1h finish a “game changer” and he is looking forward to running in the local BMO Okanagan Marathon in front of family and friends. The event, which takes place Oct. 8 and 9, is attracting over 3,500 participants.