Hay River gathers for Brendan Green’s relay at 7:30 MT

If you want some Olympic excitement, go to the Don Stewart Arena in Hay River at 7:30 MT this morning to watch Brendan Green take part in the mixed team relay.

People in Hay River are gathering this morning to watch bi-athlete Brendan Green compete in his fifth event at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.  

Green is part of a four-person team in the biathlon mixed relay.

And this race has some additional excitement for Green.  

He’ll start the race by grabbing the baton from his girlfriend Rosanna Crawford of Canmore, Alta.

Team Canada is one of 16 teams in the relay.  

The race begins at 7:30 MT this morning.  

If you’re in Hay River, you can join the fans who’ll be watching live at the Don Stewart Arena.