Maverick Boys And Girls Club Of Amarillo Announces Mavericks Amazing Race

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 03/10 2014 12:50PM

Updated 03/10 2014 10:38PM

AMARILLO -- The Maverick Boys & Girls Club of Amarillo is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year.  One of the celebration events includes hosting Mavericks first Amazing Race which will take place June 14th in a 5 mile radius downtown Amarillo.  

The fundraising event will mentally and physically challenge 40 teams of 2 in a scavenger-hunt-like race where they will be given a clue that will lead them to check points; there they must successfully complete the challenge in order to receive their next clue.  

Registration is $50 but each team must raise a minimum of $300 to participate. 

All additional funds raised by the team will allow them special advantages throughout the race.   First place winners will receive $1500, second place $700 and third place $500.

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