MTR Western Searches for “Seattle’s Ultimate Sports Fans”

WHAT: Are you a diehard Seattle sports fan? Can you be found “scarves up” at every Sounders game? Are you a regular resident of King’s Court at Safeco Field? If so, MTR Western is looking for you!                              

MTR Western, sponsors of the 79th Annual MTR Western Sports Star of the Year Awards, is on the hunt for “Seattle’s Ultimate Sports Fans” through social media. Upload a photo of yourself wearing your Seattle Ultimate Sports Fan gear (any Seattle professional sports team gear will qualify) to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #MTRSportsStar. On Monday, Jan. 13, ten of the best photographs will be selected and the winners will be awarded with “Seattle’s Ultimate Sports Fan Experience.”

Any member of the general public can enter to win. All entries must be submitted via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag, #MTRSportsStar by 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 13. Additional details can be found at

The winners and a guest of their choice will experience an array of once in a lifetime opportunities. These individuals will:

                                            - Travel on the MTR Western’s official Seahawks motor coach to CenturyLink Field

                                            - Participate in a VIP tour of CenturyLink Field and raise the 12th Man flag!!!

                                            - Dine in the McCormack Boardroom overlooking CenturyLink Field

                                            - Get a behind the scenes tour of Safeco Field and the Mariners Clubhouse

                                            - Receive two tickets to the 79th Annual MTR Western Sports Star of the Year Awards ceremony

                                              being held on Wednesday, Jan. 22. at Benaroya Hall

WHO: You! Seattle’s Ultimate Sports Fan!

WHEN: The contest will begin on Tuesday, Jan. 7 at 1:30 p.m. and all submissions must be made by 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 13. Winners will be announced shortly after 10 a.m. that day. The “Seattle Ultimate Sports Fan Experience” will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 10:30 a.m. The winning fans will be contacted with further details.

WHERE: Social media! Upload your picture to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #MTRSportsStar for a chance to win!

For more information, contact Meredith Hickman at (503) 830-7519,, @meredithmiles