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.