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Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
This is their 60th year anniversary of hosting the event and Sanda City will be paying for one person's roundtrip flight from Seattle to Osaka and providing all of the transportation, sight seeing, as well as arranging to stay with a host family. They welcome others to come along and participate in the Masters Marathon as well however, they cannot assist with the cost of airfare for anyone else. They did indicate they could arrange for transportation to and from the airport as well as arranging for a host family.
Applications to represent Kittitas County are available online and in the Kittitas County Commissioners Office and due by Friday July 27, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. All applicants will be scheduled for a brief interview with a selection committee the following week. After the interviews a runner will be selected to serve as the Ambassador for Kittitas County at the 2018 Masters Marathon. You must be 18 years or older; possess a passport (or be able to obtain one at your own expense before December); be able to complete a 1/2 marathon by the time limits specified by Sanda City; and be responsible for your own spending money.
Dates of travel are December 12 - 18, 2018. Roundtrip from Seattle to Osaka, Japan.
For further information contact Julie Kjorsvik 509-962-7508.
Players: Daniel Kjorsvik, Casey Curtis, Nate Andaya, Blake Gibson, Christian
Ellinger, David Picha, Christian Berthon-Koch, Major Moffat, Bryce Helgeson,
Matt Van Epps, Taylor Smith and Coaches Kevin Kjorsvik & Vince Curtis
Others: Julie Kjorsvik, Mike and Michelle Helgeson, Brady Helgeson, Rob Moffat,
Diahann Curtis, Jason Berthon-Koch, Cameron Curtis, John Picha, Nicole
Ellinger, Mario Andaya, Mark Van Epps, Mike Van Epps, Robyn Hull, Amy
Shiner, Nancy Lillquist, Clay Arango, Susi Gestalter and Rebecca Matthews
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.