Sports

Booster Club Golf Tournament was a FUNtastic Time!

Booster Club Golf Tournament was a FUNtastic Time!

The 15th annual Seward High School Booster Club’s Golf Tournament was filled with sunshine, friendship, and best ball golf.  This year’s event raised over $5,100 for the High School’s athletic programs.  With a field of 68 players, a 75-degree sunny day and the Birch Ridge Golf Course in beautiful condition, […]

Hydrofoil kiteboarding Rez Bay

Hydrofoil kiteboarding Rez Bay

I  thought I was watching an expert kiteboarder and his swooping red and black kite zip across the white-capped waves on Resurrection Bay. Then he sailed closer and I saw that he was actually riding above the water, slicing through the waves on top of a skinny black blade like a knife […]

Seahawk Booster Club Golf July 21

15th Annual Seward Seahawk’s Athletic Booster Club’s Golf Tournament Where:  Birch Ridge Golf Course – Soldotna When:  Saturday, July 21, 2018 – 8:00am start Entry Fee:  $100.00 (Must be paid at the time of entry, no refunds) includes players package (longest hole contest, closest to the pin contest, 2 mulligans).  Please submit […]

2018 Mini Mt. Marathon Race Results

This year was the 29th running of the Mini Mt. Marathon Race. Close to 200 runners from ages 2-6 ran from the Mt. Marathon start line up to the Fire Hall. Thank you to long time sponsor Petro 49 for their sponsorship and prizes.   Name                                         Hometown 6 yr. […]

Mount Marathon 2017 Race Video

Mount Marathon 2017 Race Video

Just in time for Mount Marathon 2018, Seward City News has finally released some of the footage from last years race. Footage shot by Steve Fink, Brian Wright, and Sarah Fink.  Edited by Bjorn Olson. https://youtu.be/DrZvd2Hv0mU

Local Sailing Instructor Wins National Award

Local Sailing Instructor Wins National Award

Sailing, Inc. announces that Captain Randy Altermatt was named an American Sailing Association (ASA) “Outstanding Instructor of the Year” for 2017. He was among a national roster of 964 sailing instructors, who were eligible for consideration of this annual award, determined by student survey submissions in his 2017 classes.  He […]

Marathon Wrestling 2018 State Tournament Results

Marathon Wrestling 2018 State Tournament Results

The Marathon Miners Wrestling Club attended the Alaska USA State Wrestling Tournament May 3rd – 5th in Wasilla. Thursday, May 3rd was a Folkstyle wrestling tournament, we had 17 wrestlers registered and 12 of them took home medals!! Medals are awarded for 1st through 6th place due to the number […]

Seward Tsunami Swim Club 2018 Junior Olympic Team

Alaska Swimming Junior Olympics

Congratulations to a great team! Kylie, Lydia, Mia, Hailey, Maria, Ben and Nick did an amazing job representing the Seward Tsunami Swim Club at this Championship Meet. They achieved the necessary time standards though their hard work and dedication. Following is a message from Seward Tsunami Swim Club Head Coach […]

Baseball opening day 2018

Baseball opening day 2018

Get ready to PLAY BALL!!!! The Seward Little League 2018 season is about to get under way.  A dedicated group of volunteers has been working diligently to prepare for another great season of Little League in Seward.  The equipment has been inspected, inventoried and dispersed to the coaches. Opening day […]

Tsunami Swimmers at Area Championships

Tsunami Swimmers at Area Championships

The Tsunami Swim Club was on the road again April 6-7th for the South Central Area Championship meet in Homer.  The Team swam well, with several swimmers achieving new Junior Olympic qualifying times.  Coach Meghan O’Leary says, “our Tsunamis were a power house team!” Maren Bickling won the First Place […]

Walk Across Alaska with Boys and Girls Club

Walk Across Alaska with Boys and Girls Club

Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula invite all elementary school children to “Walk Across Alaska”! With support from a grant from Providence Seward Medical Center and through the nationwide Triple Play Program, children are challenged to log miles from April 4-May 18. All elementary school children (preschool through […]

News from Seward Parks & Rec

News from Seward Parks & Rec

2018 Diaper Derby Thanks to our 2018 Diaper Derby judges Casie Warner, Christiana Smith, and Brent Ursel. Thanks to our youth, junior and Teen Leadership Council volunteers: Ailaina Armstrong, Halle Schoening, Donna Hinders and Ella Stefan. Thanks to Volunteer Vitali Sturdy. Parks and Rec is happy to report among the […]

News from Seward Parks & Rec

News from Seward Parks & Rec

Rec Volleyball League End of Season Tourney Recreational Volleyball Winter Season Tournament was held Monday, March 19 with 7 teams participating in the league. Congratulations to the champ team ‘Come at me Bro’ and runner up ‘Boomers’.  Both teams had to challenge some stiff competition with each match going to […]

Thank You for another successful tournament!

Thank You for another successful tournament!

Pictured are Jubilee and Adelai Andersen, along with their little sister. Marathon Wrestling Club would like to thank the many businesses and people of our community that came together to help us pull off another successful USA wrestling tournament at the Alaska Railroad Terminal, March 2nd & 3rd, 2018!  During […]

News from Seward Parks and Recreation

News from Seward Parks and Recreation

Sports & Recreation Schedule at the AVTEC Gym (519 4th Ave) Open Tue – Fri 9:30am to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm Sauna is open Tue & Thu from 7 to 9pm. Men 7pm, Women 8pm Rockwall 5 – 6:30p Open Volleyball: Fridays 6:30 to 8pm Adult drop in – $5; Youth/Senior – $3; Under 5 – $2 […]