Sports

Seward Runners Updates

Information on Seward grads that are running indoor track in college: Matt Adams running fro Montana State (Div I ) : best so far this season: 800 2:00.17, Mile 4:17 and 3000 8:32.79 Denali Foldager California State Stanislaus (Div II) best so far this season: Mile 5:16.51 (converted from 5:23.07 for altitude) Rubye Foldager California State Stanislaus (Div II) best […]

February 9, 2010 ·

LUMINARY SKI POSTPONED

POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13 ROAD CREWS ARE BUSY TRYING TO KEEP THE ROAD OPEN.  WE HAVE BEEN INFORMED THAT THE DIVIDE PARKING LOT WILL LIKELY NOT GET PLOWED UNTIL AT LEAST SUNDAY, AND IT WILL TAKE A FEW DAYS TO GROOM.  THIS EVENT WILL BE POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13.  SORRY FOR THE CHANGE!

February 8, 2010 ·

January 29th thru 31st – Qutekcak JNYO and NYO Earn 16 Awards

This past weekend 12 members of the Qutekcak Junior and Senior Native Youth Olympic teams traveled to Kenai to compete in the Peninsula Winter Games. There were twelve teams from the Kenai Peninsula, Anchorage, and the Mat-Su Valley in 1st grade thru 12th grade that came together. Our team had the honor of earning 16 awards in the 12 events […]

February 8, 2010 ·
Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Sports & Recreation News: Archery League Seward Community Schools Presents – Seward Archery League Tuesdays: 6 to 9 pm at the railroad terminal Jan 12 – Mar 16th. Dust off your bows and arrows and come down to the railroad terminal for target practice! Cost is $8 drop in fee or $50 for the season. Participants are encouraged to bring […]

February 5, 2010 ·

Fred Moore’s photo appears on the cover of the Alaska Runner’s Calendar. The calendar is published annually by the Anchorage Parks and Recreation Department and distributed statewide to over 8,000 runners. Each year, nominations are solicited for the cover spot and awardees are selected by a committee representing various running organizations around the state. The Alaska Mountain Runners organization nominated […]

February 3, 2010 ·
LOGO DESIGN CONTEST

LOGO DESIGN CONTEST

The Seward Chamber of Commerce presents the 2010 Mount Marathon Race® 83rd Running LOGO DESIGN CONTEST The Seward Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce it is sponsoring an Artwork Design Contest for the 2010 Mt. Marathon Race® logo.  Artists are invited to submit designs for the official logo of the Mount Marathon/July 4th festivities.  The chosen design may be […]

January 17, 2010 ·

WHERE ARE ALL THE BASKETBALL PLAYERS?

The Seward Parks and Rec adult basketball league is about to kick off again. Play starts Tuesday January 12 at 6:30. But there seems to be a bit of a problem. There are only 3 teams currently signed up. What the heck is going on? We only need 4 teams to have a season. That’s at minimum of 20 players […]

January 7, 2010 ·
Successful Donations for Pick.Click.Give

Successful Donations for Pick.Click.Give

In an update from the PFD Charitable Contributions Program, www.PickClickGive.org, they report the following: “The number of people who have successfully filed a charitable donation to eligible Alaska nonprofits through the PFD Charitable Contributions Program, also known as Pick Click Give., has shot up in the hours since the State reported that the technical problems had been resolved. Today’s participation […]

January 7, 2010 ·
Mount Marathon Race Registration

Mount Marathon Race Registration

Registration opened January 1st.  Runners may access the application from the Chamber’s homepage, www.seward.com.

January 4, 2010 ·
BBQ Volleyball League 1st & 2nd place winners

BBQ Volleyball League 1st & 2nd place winners

BQ Volleyball League 1st & 2nd place winners for the 2009 Fall Season

December 19, 2009 ·
Seward's Racquetball Campion

Seward's Racquetball Campion

Seward’s adult Racquetball League came to a close on Mon Dec, 14th with Tim Shearer taking home the winning trophy after blasting through the competition during the season. Playing two closely matched games Tony Siemenski walked away with the 2nd place medal and certainly proved to be a contender. Steve Fink maintained a healthy standing throughout the tourney taking third […]

December 15, 2009 ·
Daryl Hollingsworth Wins first Sleddog Speed Races of the season

Daryl Hollingsworth Wins first Sleddog Speed Races of the season

Not only has Seward produced some of the finest runners and skiers in the nations, but their sled dogs are at the top of their Sport. Daryl Hollingsworth Raced to victory on both Saturday and Sunday at Montana Creek Dog Mushers first two races of the season. Sprint races in Alaska start the first weekend in December, but this year […]

December 14, 2009 ·
Urbach's Youth Basketball Jamboree

Urbach's Youth Basketball Jamboree

Kids grades K-6 come down to the Sports & Rec gym (AVTEC) this Saturday, December 12th, for the Urbach’s Youth Basketball Jamboree! K-3rd grades will go from 10am-10:45am, 4th-6th grades will go from  10:45-noon. Drills, skill development, srimmaging. This is a fun, FREE event that serves as an opener to the league which will begin Saturday, January 23rd. This is […]

December 9, 2009 ·

Gingerbread House Decorating Day

Tuesday, December 15th 3:15p.m. -4:30 p.m. Seward Elementary School Mr. Barnwell’s Science Lab Cost:  $20 Ages: kindergarten-6th grade ~Registration is limited to 15 students ~ Register by Wednesday, December 9th Pre-made, pre-assembled houses ready to be decorated ~ We provide the gingerbread house, candy, frosting, and the fun! Join the Seward High School Nordic Ski team in creating a holiday […]

December 7, 2009 ·
Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Attention Duck Hunters at the Airport- Discharging a firearm within the city limits is illegal, but according to city resolution, an exception may be made for duck hunting at the airport.  Permission must be granted by the Chief of Police or his/her designee for each day of the hunt.   Contact the police department at 224-3338 for more information. Questions, comments, […]

December 7, 2009 ·
Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Sign up for winter adult leagues coming this January at Sports & Rec: Basketball, Racquetball, Volleyball – Recreational and Competitive and Archery. Every Friday join us for open badminton from 7 to 8 pm. Call 224-4054 for more info. Family Events & Elementary, MS and HS Age Activities: Harlem Ambassadors Basketball Show SPRD is bringing the Harlem Ambassadors back!  Mark […]

November 26, 2009 ·

Alyeska Resort Opening Day

Wednesday, November 25! The Resort will be running both Magic Carpets, Chair 3 and Chair 4 for ski and snowboard operations from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The Tram will be open for sightseeing and lunch at the Glacier Express. Groomed trails only, no off trail skiing. The entire mountain is designated a slow zone. Check our snow report or […]

November 24, 2009 ·

Cedar & Sam Strike Again

Cedar Bourgeois and Sam Young traveled to the Muir Beach Race in California to test their mettle against some new competition on November 14, 2009  Sam would run the 17K while Cedar ran the 33K. It was the longest race that Cedar had ever entered, but she felt confident that she could do it in that she had run the […]

November 23, 2009 ·
Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Turkey Reverse Volleyball Tournament Interested in playing a fun game of Volleyball?? Join SPRD for a pre-thanksgiving tourney Wed, Nov 25th @ 6pm up at the High School Gym $4 fee to participate and the tournament consists of round robin to single elimination format. Call 224-4054 for more info, see you there! “Eat Dessert First” at the TYC! Seward’s Teen […]

November 20, 2009 ·
Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Family Events & Elementary, MS and HS Age Activities: Teen Harvest Basketball Tourney’s Join us for a 2 on 2 Double Elimination Basketball Tournament sponsored by the TYC Councils! For High School save the date for Fri, Nov 20th at 6 pm and for Middle School Sat, Nov 21st at 3pm. Both tourneys will be held at the Sports & […]

November 12, 2009 ·
Local Rowers represent Seward and Alaska in Australia

Local Rowers represent Seward and Alaska in Australia

yes those are the real Olympic rings Ten rowers, including our coxswain, from Seward and Cooper Landing (Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club) were part of the contingent of 41 Alaskan rowers competing in the World Master Games in Australia earlier this month.  Alaska had the largest showing of any US state in the rowing competition. The World Master Games were comprised […]

October 30, 2009 ·
Foldager Sisters do well at Conference Meet

Foldager Sisters do well at Conference Meet

From: http://www.warriorathletics.com/news MCKINLEYVILLE — The Alaskan Twins were well decorated with awards, medals and ribbons growing up as distance running stars in Seward, Alaska. Now they each have another to add to their trophy cases. Twin sisters Denali Foldager and Rubye Foldager both earned All-CCAA honors on Saturday when they finished in the top 15 at the 2009 California Collegiate […]

October 26, 2009 ·
Thank You Voters!

Thank You Voters!

The Seward Community Library Museum Committee (SCLMBC) members thank you, the community, for your strong support for the new library museum. With a very successful Yes vote on proposition 3, the project is now well positioned to seek state and federal funding as well as funding support from private and public foundation grantors. Local commitment to funding is a prerequisite […]

October 26, 2009 ·

Grand Opening Tournament/Clinic and Work Day

Hello Disc Golf Fans! We are so close to completion of our new “Seward Community Disc Golf Course”.  I know some on you have been enjoying the course already and I think that is great!! We are scheduling our Grand Opening Tournament and Clinic for the 17th of October at 12 Noon.  It will include FOOD, FUN, GAMES and PRIZES!  […]

October 14, 2009 ·