Monday, August 03, 2015
Promoting community wellness, lifelong fitness and youth empowerment in communities across the Dine' Nation
Navajo Parks Race Series to kick off in September!
A new series of races on the Dine' Nation will commence in September with the Asaayi Mountain Run, followed by the Code Talkers 29K (November this year, then August 2016), Monument Valley Marathon (December), Little Colorado River Gorge (February), Shiprock (May), Four Corners (October) and Rainbow Bridge Trail Ultra (November). The Series will be varied in distance and terrain, and all will have kids and commuity involvement. The gear and posters from the Series will be awesome, plus you will have the chance to run with VP Jonathan Nez. All the details will be here soon.Visit www.shiprockmarathon.com to register for our landmark event, Shiprock Marathon and Relays. Registration for Asaayi Mountain Run, Code Talker 29K and the MV Marathon & Half will be here by early August.
Tour de Rez celebrates 25th year in 2015!
The 25th TDR concluded in Window Rock on Monday, July 20, with an entourage headed by VP Nez,
pro cyclist Scott Nydam and riders from around the Nation!
Throughout the summer, te TDR group built trails in the Carrizos, worked on restoration projects throughout the Chuska and tried to leave a better rez in our wake as we traversed Dine' Bikeyah.
Click here to see some highlights from the past Tours.
The "all-new" Chuska Mountain Bike Challenge is set for October 16-18.
Saturday's group ride, kids ride, some great food and entertainment and more -
all in a festival atmosphere in the Chuskas between Lukachukai and Red Valley, Arizona.
Check out our facebook page for pics - www.facebook.com/NavajoYES.
Registration will be open in early August.
Events in 2015-16
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