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The Seward Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the 2014 Mount Marathon Race.

Runners must complete an application by midnight March 31 in order to compete in the annual July 4 event.

An application costs $65 for adults and $25 for junior runners. Veterans and 2013 finishers have priority.

Remaining slots will be filled through a lottery system, with results announced in mid-April.

2014 will be the 87th year of the race.

Visit www.seward.com or contact the Seward Chamber of Commerce for more information.