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Seattle Seahawks coming to Alaska

By KTVA Sports 5:20 PM June 23, 2014
ANCHORAGE –

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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