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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…..                

by · July 4, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · July 3, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · July 3, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · July 2, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · July 1, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · June 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·
"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 […]

by · June 17, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · June 9, 2014 · 1 comment ·

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 […]

by · June 5, 2014 · 0 comments ·

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 […]

by · June 2, 2014 · 0 comments ·
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 […]

by · May 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
REMINDER : Community – wide Pot Luck on May 30!

REMINDER : Community – wide Pot Luck on May 30!

by · May 23, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Seward Little League would like to thank Holland America for supporting our 2014 Season!

Seward Little League would like to thank Holland America for supporting our 2014 Season!

Dot Bardarson, a member of the local Holland America community advisory board, arrived at the Little League baseball field to award a cash grant to our organization that was accepted by Chris Polasek. Seward Little League has an average of 90 children participating in the League annually, which includes children from surrounding communities. Kids learn team building skills, sportsmanship, and have […]

by · May 19, 2014 · 0 comments ·
SPRD Bulletin May 16

SPRD Bulletin May 16

Friday May 9th marked the last Middle School dance of the school year. Over 40 kids showed up dressed to the nine’s for the formal affair. The dance floor never cleared with DJ Charlie spinning the latest beats, the Snack Shack offered up some delectable treats, One Shot Photography provided professional photography services and staffer Kipp Dixon got a pick-up basketball […]

by · May 18, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Bike Rodeo Letter of Appreciation

Bike Rodeo Letter of Appreciation

May 14, 2014 Letter to the Editor: Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Bike Safety Rodeo. With the help of volunteers and contributors the Rodeo was another fun community event. Thank you to our title sponsor Terry’s Tires and to Shoreside Petroleum, the“Helmet Junction” sponsor.  Both of these businesses give very generous […]

by · May 18, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Appreciation

Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Appreciation

May 6, 2014 Dear Editor: Thank you for the successful turnout of the 2014 Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon.  We are grateful for the committed sponsors, competitive athletes, dedicated volunteers, the TYC Councils, and the maintenance staff of the schools, to allow for such a great triathlon.  With the committed individuals and teams that worked together to run, compete, and […]

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments ·
2014 Pink Cheeks Triathlon Results

2014 Pink Cheeks Triathlon Results

SPRD Press Release – The 2014 “Polar Bear Jump Off, Pink Cheeks Triathlon,” has been the big hit to look forward to for many weeks for the community of Seward and for its hundreds of participants.  Sports and Recreation is excited to share the excellent turnout of the Pink Cheeks Triathlon and wants to thank all the athletes that came […]

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments ·

2014 Alaska Law Enforcement Torch Run and Pledge Drive to Benefit Special Olympics Alaska

Public Service Announcement – 2014 Alaska Law Enforcement Torch Run and Pledge Drive to Benefit Special Olympics Alaska May 17, 2014 Location:  Resurrection Roadhouse, Herman Leirer Road Sign up & Registration: 8:30am Last bus to starting line: 9:30am Run start: 10am This run will be held in conjunction with the City of Seward Parks and Rec Exit Glacier Run. Contact:  Seward PD 224-3338 […]

by · May 6, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Opening Day

Opening Day

Local resident Danny Seavey threw out the first pitch for the 2014 Little League opening day.  Sixty five kids registered for the 2014 season and participated in skill stations for running, throwing, hitting and catching. Many more gathered under cloudy skies at the little league field and watched as excited players completed the various stations; hot dogs and chips capped […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Little League Kickoff and Registration THIS SUNDAY April 27th 1 PM

The winter is unquestionably over which means that…. It is time for another year of Seward Little League! The Kickoff and Registration Event will be at 1 PM  THIS SUNDAY April 27th at the Little League Field on 4th Avenue For 2014, we will be sponsoring Co-Ed teams in the T-Ball, Minor League, and Major League Divisions.  This is an opportunity […]

by · April 22, 2014 · 1 comment ·

Pink Cheeks Volunteers Needed

From the City of Seward -  Volunteers Needed! The annual Pink Cheeks Triathlon will be held on Saturday, May 3rd. We are looking for 100 volunteers to help us host a successful, safe and fun event.  The triathlon wouldn’t be possible without all the wonderful volunteers.  Please consider helping with this fun community event. We are looking for the following: Race course clearing […]

by · April 21, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Introducing the 2014 Lady Seahawks Soccer Team

Introducing the 2014 Lady Seahawks Soccer Team

Top Row Left to Right: Head Coach Kelly Smith, Susanna Doepken, Carrie Andersen, Kelsey McKean, Cambria Robinson, Tyler Rose Quiring, Chloe Baldwin, Hannah Ohlsen, Tonie Bangos( Assistant Coach) Bottom Row Left to Right: Bailey Storey, Basil Dougherty, Sabrina Spiers, Katie Withrow, Mariah Doepken, Ashley Whiteshield, Kara Knotek, Tia Miranda, Susie Alvarez First Home game April 25 at 3pm! Come support your […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Pink Cheeks Triathlon Volunteers Needed

SPRD is seeking adult volunteers to host the Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Friday and Saturday, May 2 and 3rd. All the jobs are crucial to the success and safety of the event and participants. Volunteer jobs are: lap counters and timers in the swimming pool on Saturday morning to afternoon; traffic control/flaggers; finish line crew; bike queue helpers and monitors; check-in helpers on Saturday morning; chip […]

by · April 2, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Thank you for your support

Thank you for your support

The Seward Tsunami Swim Club wishes to thank our community for the wonderful support you continue to show for our Seward youth. STSC has a steady census of fifty swimmers each season that work to their personal best in the pool. That means we have dedicated parents that give of their time and energies to the swim program as well. […]

by · April 2, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Lost Lake Run registration opens April 1

Lost Lake Run registration opens April 1

Lost Lake Run, Registration Opens at 6 AM, April 1, 2014 Tomorrow morning at 6 am Alaska Time the Lost Lake Run will be open for registration. Please take a moment to read the following announcements as the registration process has changed this year. New Website, Different Registration Form  With much thanks to Ms. Natalie Osborne of Wonderbuild.com. we have a new website this […]

by · March 31, 2014 · 0 comments ·