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 […]

2017 Pink Cheeks Triathlon Start

A Good Pink Run

By Carol Horner- They came early this year to Seward, side by side and nose to tail, circling and seeking again their starting place. From hundreds of miles away they return to us each year flashing their colors, driving waves before them, dashing in by schools and singles. The pinks […]

2017 Mount Marathon Logo

Calling All 2017 Mt Marathon Volunteers!

We are now recruiting volunteers to fill positions on the evening of July 3rd, and all day on July 4th for the 2017 race, and hope you’ll be able to join us for another great event. This year, we once again are asking most race volunteers to register and choose jobs via SignUp Genius.  […]

Petrosius Breaks SHS High Jump Record

Petrosius Breaks SHS High Jump Record

The following article was written by Seward High School students Tanis Lorring and Megan Koster.  To see a video clip of the high jump and read more student news, please visit At the SHS home track meet on April 25, sophomore Coral Petrosius broke a thirty-year school record for the […]