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The 2014 Longest Dam Race is coming up Saturday, June 21st. We'll have coverage both on the air online here at kltz.com.
The race offers something for everyone. The race begins with the 10k run and will cross 1.8 miles of the Fort Peck Dam. The 5k run/walk begins at the top of Fort Peck Dam, which participants are bused to the start, and will go down a gravel road for approximately 1K and finish at Kiwanis Park. The one-mile run/walk will be will be on the Nature Trail at Kiwanis Park, which is a flat course that is paved. This Course is perfect for all ages and is very fun for the whole family. The bike route begins at Kiwanis Park. The novice bike route is an out and back course over flat terrain for approximately 10 miles, and finishes at Kiwanis Park. The bike course has flaggers in the front and rear to ensure safety on the road. All races are assisted by FMDH EMT’s, local law enforcement, the Montana Army National Guard and dozens of volunteers.
The race concludes with an awards ceremony at Kiwanis’s Park. Early Bird registration is $18.00 for each participant and $5.00 for each additional event, and must be postmarked by May 31, 2014. The entry fee is $20 starting June 1st. Participants 14 years old and younger the fee is $10.00. The first 75 entries will receive a free ticket for the Saturday June 21 performance of Buddy-The Buddy Holly Story at the Fort Peck Summer Theatre. Fort Peck offers other activities for families and visitors, fishing, the Fort Peck Interpretive Center, Warm Water Multi-Species Fish Hatchery, swimming and watchable wildlife tours.
The Longest Dam Race is sponsored by the Glasgow Area Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture. For more information call 406-228-2222 or http://www.glasgowchamber.net