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Subway Tri Harder Thon – July 22

Subway Tri Harder Thon – July 22

Want to challenge yourself and enjoy the outdoors at the same time? Sign up for this year’s Subway Tri-Harder-Thon – Seward’s own Adventure Triathlon! Sat, July 22nd starting at Primrose Campground area, this race consists of a 5 mile Kayak (Kenai Lake); 6 mile Trail Run (Primrose/Meridan Trail); 15 mile road […]

Mt Marathon Bug-athon

Mt Marathon Bug-athon

50 flies with one swat. Swarms of flies in every video. Drowning flies in the Race Point Gatorade. General complaints and exasperation from runners, volunteers, and spectators from downtown to the top. Bugs are to be expected, but the explosion in a particular fly, the March Fly, caused most of these issues. […]

2016 Women's Mount Marathon Winner Christy Marvin.  Photo Russell Stigall

Updated Mount Marathon Race Coverage

Saturday July 4, 2017, as of 3:49pm  The three separate races – juniors, women and men – each took place starting in downtown Seward. 4th Avenue and Jefferson streets were closed to automobile traffic, with crowd control barriers sectioning off the spectators from the race route, down the center of the streets, […]

2016 Women's Mount Marathon Winner Christy Marvin.  Photo Russell Stigall

Last Call for 2017 Mount Marathon Race Volunteers

It’s a great way to get involved in Seward’s most famous annual event, whether or not you’re a runner! July 4th is less than a week away, and we still need volunteers to help with all three races: Junior’s (8:45 to 10:45 am), Women’s (10:45 am to 1:30 pm) Men’s (1:30 to 4:30 […]

Seward High Seahawks Take Off at State

Seward High Seahawks Take Off at State

When Seward High School track star Hunter Kratz began to race the 3200m at the state finals in Palmer, he knew immediately something was wrong. Normally one of the fastest athletes in the state in this event, Kratz finished with a time of 10:05.46, well-behind his expectations. After the event, […]

TYC Mermaid Festival Costume Contest

Seward Parks and Rec Bulletin

Exit Glacier Run Letter of Thanks! Thanks to our dedicated and committed sponsors: the Terry Pollard Family, who graciously sponsored this event in Terry’s memory.  We are grateful for the facilities at the Resurrection Roadhouse.  Thank you Brad Siemsen & Dan Roby at Kenai Fjord Tours for driving the shuttle […]