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Seattle, WA â€“ March 25, 2010 â€“ Outdoor Research, manufacturer of functional solutions for human powered adventure, announced the Climb a Northwest Icon sweepstakes, organized in partnership with International Mountain Guides and Skram Media, which publishes Climbing, Urban Climber, and Mountain Gazette. Outdoor lovers can enter the sweepstakes by filling out the entry form at www.outdoorresearch.com/rainiercontest between April 1 and September 30, 2010.
The grand prize winner will receive a three- or four-day professionally guided climb of Mt. Rainier with International Mountain GuidesÂ®, round-trip airfare to Seattle, plus $1,500 in Outdoor Research gear.
â€œWe’d like to send someone up Washington’s highest peak fully equipped from head to toe in OR gear with the awesome climbing leaders at International Mountain Guides,â€ said Dan Nordstrom, president and CEO of Outdoor Research. â€œMt. Rainier serves as a constant backdrop from our offices in Seattle. Having climbed it myself 5 times, I know it is a mountain that offers endless beauty and adventure.â€
Each of the two second-place winners will receive Outdoor Research Mithril Jacketsâ„¢. The five third-place winners will receive Outdoor Research Arete Glovesâ„¢.
Only residents of the USA (excluding RI) and Canada (excluding QC) are eligible to win. For additional details about the sweepstakes and complete rules and restrictions, visit www.outdoorresearch.com/rainiercontest.
About Outdoor Research
Based in Seattle WA, Outdoor Research designs and manufactures functional solutions for human powered adventure. Outdoor Research offers technically innovative and superior Apparel, Headwear, Handwear, Gaiters, Storage and Shelter Systems. Product testing and high-quality construction is backed up with OR’s Infinite GuaranteeÂ®. Outdoor Research enthusiastically supports the outstanding conservation, access, and educational efforts of a variety of organizations and encourages our customers to do the same.
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