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Seattle Seahawks coming to Alaska

By KTVA Sports 5:20 PM June 23, 2014

The Seattle Seahawks unveiled their 12 Tour and have two stops in Alaska.

Team members and front office staffers, along with the Lombardi Trophy, will be in the Mat-Su Valley and Anchorage.

The visit begins July 8 when they’ll take part in the fourth annual Play 60 event challenge. The activity academy aims to encourage kids to play an hour a day. It will take place at Menard Sports Complex in Wasilla and was organized with the help of the Mat-Su Sea Hawkers, the Mat-Su Health Foundation and United Way of Mat-Su.

The event is for kids ages 6 to 15 years old and it’s $10 to enroll your child. They’ll get to take part in several fun physical fitness challenges, get a t-shirt and lunch. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Click here for registration).

The next day, team reps will be at the Special Olympics Alaska / BOMA Golf Tournament at the Anchorage Golf Course.

Now, for everybody else who wants a chance to see the Lombardi Trophy and meet some Seahawks: Only July 9, 12 lucky souls will be admitted into a private breakfast with Seahawks in the Mat-Su. Contact United Way of Mat-Su at 373-5807 for tickets and information.

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