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Date:
July 11, 2018
Time:
5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Location:
WA State History Museum Plaza at S. 19th and Pacific Ave
Address:
Tacoma, WA 98405
Cost:
FREE
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Walk Tacoma: Tacoma's Sports Legends

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Walk alongside some of the greatest sports legends in the Tacoma area on the Walk Tacoma Sports History Walk sponsored by KPG. The free 1.3-mile walk will be held on Wednesday, July 11 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m., starting at the WA State History Museum Plaza at S. 19th and Pacific Ave. Hear from 3-time NCAA National Champion and professional Track and Field athlete Andrea Geubelle, 1976 Olympic Boxing Gold Medalist Leo Ransolph, Notre Dame Running Back Phil Carter, University of Oregon Defensive Lineman and Canadian Football League Hall of Fame Athlete Vince Goldsmith, and Record-breaking Eastern Washington Setter Suzanne Vick. Following the walk, participants will have a chance to talk with the athletes and get their autographs at a social at the Shanaman Sports Museum. Along the route, each athlete will share their story, including how they got involved in the sport and the values they have received through participating in athletics.