The torch will be lit this weekend for the Kimberley/Cranbrook 2018 55+ BC Games.
Abreast in the Rockies dragon boat team members Sue Selby and Tootie Gripich have been chosen as torch bearers.
The duo will be on the team’s dragon boat in the Sam Steele Parade Saturday morning.
The torch lighting begins noon Sunday at Balment Park.
The Kimberley/Cranbrook 2018 55+ BC Games take place September 11-15 in various sports venues throughout the area.