There’s still time to register for the area’s longest-running adventure race. It’s lots of fun and first-timers are welcome. Read this month’s cover story for more on racing. Here’s the details from North Idaho College:

We’re extending the early bird pricing for another week for the NICHALLENGE.
The new deadline to get the $70/person rate is 6/13/09. $80 after that until 6/22.
The race is Saturday, June 27th
3 – 5 miles of paddling
4 – 6 miles of trail running
15 – 20 miles of mt. biking
‘special challenges’
Should take an average athlete 4 – 6 hrs to complete
Team race: 2 person male, 2 person female, 2 person coed, 4 person male, 4 person female, 4 person coed. All team members complete the entire race.
Where: North Idaho Wilderness – Exact location will be announced 2 weeks prior to the race.
Register at www.active.com event title: NICHALLENGE
More info www.nic.edu/op or jon_totten@nic.edu