Medford airport launches 'Amazing Race' style contest
The Medford airport will host its own version of the popular "Amazing Race" TV show and is inviting Rogue Valley residents to participate.
Starting Sept. 26, interested parties will be able to participate in the "Rogue Race" contest. Teams of two will compete for online and live challenges. Interested viewers can follow along on the event website, www.flymfr.com/RogueRace, or on the airport's Facebook page, www.facebook.com/flymfr.
Interested parties should submit an entry video application to the Medford airport's Facebook page by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1. Videos will be evaluated by a panel of judges, who will choose the 20 teams of two that will participate. Online tasks start Oct. 13, then teams will have a series of tasks to complete around the Medford area Oct. 20 and 21.
The top prize is two $600 Alaska Airlines gift cards and two vouchers for seven days of free parking at the airport.