By: Mike Johnston
Published: July 27, 2011
ELLENSBURG — Two women from Sanda City, Japan, will arrive today in the Kittitas Valley to compete in the annual Whisky Dick Triathlon on Sunday that features swimming, biking and running.
The visit by the two women – Tamao Shiina, 35, and Tomoko Kishimmoto, 40 – is the first time in the long-running Kittitas County-Japanese exchange that the two-person Japanese team is made up of two women.
The Rich and Kim Smith family of Ellensburg will host the two women during their stay. (READ MORE…)