Newport, Oregon –The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals will hold their 6th annual Amazing Race on Saturday, July 30. Organizers of the event have designed a series of seven top-secret challenges that will be both mental and physical. Modeled after the popular television show, the Amazing Race will have two person teams solving clues and racing to the finish line. Teams may consist of two men, two women, or be co-ed, with participants 15 years of age or older. A $100 cash prize will be awarded to the team that finishes first from each category. At the conclusion of the race, complimentary food and beverages from Rogue Ales will be provided to all participants, volunteers and sponsors.
The Amazing Race registration and starting point will be at the Rogue Ales Public House on Newport’s historic Bayfront. Check- in begins at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2016, with the race start time scheduled for 9:00 a.m.
Those interested in participating may pre-register online at newportchamber.org or by contact Bobbi at the Newport Chamber of Commerce office, 541-265-8801 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The participation fee is $40 per team and includes raffle prizes, food and beverages. Official race t-shirts are an additional $7 and must be ordered in advance. Registration fees of $50 will be charged after July 21, 2016. Only 40 team slots are available so early registration is advised.
The Newport Young Professionals would like to thank the sponsors of this year’s Amazing Race: Rogue Ales, The News-Times, Financial Freedom Wealth Management Group, Oregon Coast Event Rentals, Oregon State Credit Union, True-Cut Engraving, and Instant Replay Sports & Kids.