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SPRD Bulletin July 28

SPRD Bulletin July 28

SPRD Bulletin…   TYC 15 Adventure Campers headed out to Caines Head for a campout on July 23rd. A huge thank you goes out to Miller’s Landing for sponsoring the water taxi to and from Caines Head. The kids will be hiked the Alpine and South Beach trails as well as playing flashlight tag around the bunkers among other fun […]

July 29, 2014 ·
Get Ready for the 59th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby

Get Ready for the 59th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release –  Some people judge the end of summer by the weather, some by events. For all you die hard Fishermen and women out there you know summer is coming to an end when the Seward Silver Salmon Derby rolls around. The last big event for the summer, so plan for it! August 9th-17th. Prizes […]

July 29, 2014 ·

Seward’s Denali Foldager makes headlines in the Alaska Dispatch News

Read the article at the Alaska Dispatch News here: http://www.adn.com/article/20140723/denali-foldager-running-road-recovery

July 24, 2014 ·
Seward High Girl’s Basketball Team Car Detailing and Bake Sale Fundraiser

Seward High Girl’s Basketball Team Car Detailing and Bake Sale Fundraiser

WHO: SEWARD HIGH GIRL’S BASKETBALL TEAM WHAT: CAR DETAILING (inside of vehicle) AND BAKE SALE WHEN: AUGUST 1ST 1-6 P.M. & AUGUST 2ND 10-5 P.M. WHERE: 2608 CORNER OF DIECKGRAFF AND DIMOND BLVD COST: $50 PER VEHICLE TO SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT CALL WENDY STALLINGS AT (907) 491-0754 *WE WILL WASH THE OUTSIDE OF VEHICLE IF WEATHER PERMITS* (ADDITIONAL $20)  

July 23, 2014 ·

Seward’s Matt Adams sets new record in the Missoula Marathon

Read more here from the Missoulian: http://missoulian.com/news/local/missoula-marathon-winner-sets-new-record/article_5ff8b80c-0aa2-11e4-8510-0019bb2963f4.html

July 13, 2014 ·
Volunteers needed for the Subway Tri-Harder-Thon

Volunteers needed for the Subway Tri-Harder-Thon

July 13, 2014 ·
SPRD Bulletin July 11

SPRD Bulletin July 11

SPRD Bulletin… TYC Summer Camps     New at TYC! Hiking Club meets every Monday from 9am to 5pm and is available to 5th – 8th graders. Join us if you are looking to learn more about the wonderful hikes in your backyard, gain a better understanding of hiking technique and etiquette, getting comfortable hiker higher and further than your current comfort level and […]

July 13, 2014 ·
Caines Public Use Cabins Get a Facelift

Caines Public Use Cabins Get a Facelift

For the second year running a group from the Sierra Club has come up to Alaska to help with Caines Head maintenance activities. The service trip had 9 folks from all over the lower 48,from California to Connecticut and points in between. With 9 extra hands assisting Park Specialist Tom Kain we were able to make substantial progress on the […]

July 11, 2014 ·
Seward Halibut Tournament Final Results

Seward Halibut Tournament Final Results

Seward Halibut Tournament Press Release: The Seward Halibut Tournament was more competitive than ever! Captains were swinging for the fence for the entire month and there were some monsters caught.  Captain Chris Boyd had five daily winners this month followed closely by Jacob Effen on the Grand Slam, Captain Andy Mezirow on the Crackerjack Voyager and Steve Zernia of the […]

July 9, 2014 ·
British Soccer Camp Letter of Thanks

British Soccer Camp Letter of Thanks

July 3rd, 2014   Dear Editor: Thank you for the excellent outcome of the 2014 British Soccer Camps.  This was an excellent event this year, with over 50 athletes, practicing, and strengthening their soccer skills, and athletic development and performance.  The British Soccer Camp had three excellent coaches that we are so grateful for.  We are already looking forward to […]

July 8, 2014 ·
2014 Mount Marathon Race in Pictures

2014 Mount Marathon Race in Pictures

For a slideshow of this year’s Mount Marathon Race, click the thumbnails below. Once the slideshow player is displayed, click the ” i ” (information) link on the slideshow player to view information about the image. Not all images contain information. Photos by Steve Fink, Sarah Fink, and Heidi Zemach Related Articles: 2014 Mount Marathon Race Results Sunshine, adrenaline and spirit mark […]

July 8, 2014 ·
Sunshine, adrenaline and spirit mark the 87th annual Mount Marathon Race

Sunshine, adrenaline and spirit mark the 87th annual Mount Marathon Race

Alexis De Leon for Seward City News – The Fourth of July goes a bit harder in Seward, Alaska, than the average lower 48 states. In a state of epic proportions it follows reason that even the holidays and races would be larger. July 4, 2014 marked the 87th annual Mount Marathon race. The sun was out in an uncharacteristically […]

July 5, 2014 ·
Racer picks up where he left off after 2012 fall from Mount Marathon

Racer picks up where he left off after 2012 fall from Mount Marathon

Heidi Zemach for Seward City News – Matt Kenney was of the elite Mount Marathon racers in 2012 when he fell 30 feet from the slippery cliffs at the base of Mount Marathon, suffering a severe traumatic brain injury and a fractured calf. He’d been running his seventh race, and had completed some of the races before in under an […]

July 4, 2014 ·
2014 Mount Marathon Race Results

2014 Mount Marathon Race Results

Link: 2014 MOUNT MARATHON RACE RESULTS at seward.com. More information to follow at SCN…..                

July 4, 2014 ·
Mount Marathon Race/4th of July Schedule of Events

Mount Marathon Race/4th of July Schedule of Events

Independence Day Celebration Schedule of Events Thursday July 3rd 12 – 8 PM Food & Crafts booths open on Adams Street 5 – 8 PM Bib pick-up at Seward High School 7:00 PM Auction for Men’s and Women’s Race at SHS 7:45 PM Mt. Marathon Race® Safety Meeting at Seward High School Midnight Spectacular Fireworks by Lantis Fireworks on the […]

July 3, 2014 ·
Rachel Dow set to play key role in Mount Marathon Race

Rachel Dow set to play key role in Mount Marathon Race

  By Jason Aigeldinger for Seward City News – I had the privilege to sit down with Rachel Dow last week to discuss and record some of her perspective on the Mount Marathon Race. Seward has always fielded a collection of homegrown athletes that consistently show up, keep up, and  are often victorious over the ever increasing number of professional mountain […]

July 3, 2014 ·
Subway Tri-Harder-Thon July 26

Subway Tri-Harder-Thon July 26

SUBWAY Tri-Harder-Thon Sat, July 26th! Seward’s Own Adventure Triathlon…5 Mile Kayak, 6.3 Mile Run & 18.6 Mile Bike, to sign up for this EPIC Race go to www.signmeup.com/99270 Race starts at9am on Kenai Lake at Primrose Campground/Day Use area (Mile 18 of the Seward Hwy). Sign up early for best rates, sorry no on-site registrations. Water portion: Kayak 2.5 miles out and 2.5 back on […]

July 2, 2014 ·
SPRD Bulletin June 30

SPRD Bulletin June 30

This week was a great opportunity to participate and learn soccer skills in the British Soccer Camp.  More than 50 of Seward’s youth came to participate in the British Soccer Camp and increased their athletic abilities and soccer skills.  Challenger Sports sent three great coaches to Seward from England and Ireland.  Thank you to John, Michael, and Matt, who are the […]

July 1, 2014 ·
SPRD Bulletin June 23

SPRD Bulletin June 23

Seeking Master Gardeners or Landscape Architects for Small Park projects The City of Seward is seeking one-page proposals from qualified gardeners to submit ideas and install park or garden projects the summer of 2014. Interested gardeners should include program ideas, resources and proposed, detailed budget. Seward Parks & Recreation is seeking small projects such as maintainable rock gardens or similar […]

June 24, 2014 ·
"Youth Sailing" kicks off the first week with calm waters on Bear Lake

Youths Sail on Bear Lake

Alexis De Leon for Seward City News – Before planes, trains and automobiles there was sailing. The craft dates back to one of the earliest civilizations in Mesopotamia. Today however Devin Putney is bringing the ancient art to the youth of Seward. Putney had the idea to teach sailing for sometime. After a bit of help from local businesses and […]

June 17, 2014 ·
Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run Results

Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run Results

SPRD Press Release –  56 kids ranging from 3 to 12 years of age and their parents enjoyed wonderful weather, friendship and fun at the annual Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run. This race ‘just for kids’ had a record number of participants, with 22 kids signing up the day of. SPRD thanks the Adelmann family and the many other […]

June 9, 2014 ·

Seahawk Booster Club Golf Tournament July 26th

Golf Tournament Seward Seahawks Athletic Booster Club July 26th – Birch Ridge Golf Course, Soldotna The annual Booster Club Golf Tournament will be July 26th at the Birch Ridge Golf Course in Soldotna.  The tournament format is a best ball scramble with an 8am shotgun start.  Cost of the tournament is $100, which includes the longest drive contest, the closest […]

June 5, 2014 ·

The 2014 Seward Halibut Tournament!

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release –  Seward, Alaska, June 2, 2014 – The 2014 tournament began yesterday June1st 2014! Our Current leader is Patrick Hankins from Anchorage, AK with a 134.2 lb Halibut caught on The Tia Rose. Come on down to Seward and make sure you get your Halibut Tournament ticket! Running through the entire month of June, daily tickets […]

June 2, 2014 ·
Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Race Appreciation

Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Race Appreciation

May 20, 2014 Dear Editor: Thank you for the excellent outcome of the 2014 Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Race.  This was a great event this year, with competitive and good spirited racers, amazing weather, and a beautiful day to have fun with family and friends.  We are already looking forward to the 2015 race! Thank you to our dedicated […]

May 23, 2014 ·
REMINDER : Community – wide Pot Luck on May 30!

REMINDER : Community – wide Pot Luck on May 30!

May 23, 2014 ·