Dick's Sporting Goods presents 'On the Road with the Rapids' contest

Fans can enter to win a trip to a Rapids away game this season at Seattle or Los Angeles

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (Thursday, May 17, 2012) – The Colorado Rapids and Dick’s Sporting Goods have teamed up to offer fans a chance to go “On the Road with the Rapids,” an online contest to win a flyaway trip with the team. Fans will use the Rapids’ Facebook page by CLICKING HERE to enter and participate in the contest.

“On the Road with the Rapids” is a photo contest hosted on the Colorado Rapids Facebook page where fans are encouraged to upload their favorite Rapids fan photo that shows their passion and creativity. The photos will be judged by a panel of Dick’s Sporting Goods and Colorado Rapids employees, as well as other Facebook users, with two participants being chosen as the ultimate Rapids fans. Adidas is also providing merchandise and other perks to the lucky winners.

There will be two winners, who will earn the chance to travel with a friend to see either the Rapids take on Seattle Sounders FC on July 7, or the LA Galaxy on September 16. Fans can enter the contest starting today, through June 15 for the Seattle trip, and from June 22 to August 17 for the LA trip. The winners will be announced at the Rapids home games prior to the Seattle and LA away matches.

The winner of each trip will receive:

- Roundtrip airfare for two from Denver

- Up to two nights stay at the Colorado Rapids team hotel

- Two tickets to the match

- Autographed Rapids merchandise

- $150 gift card to Dick’s Sporting Goods

- VIP field passes and experiences

- adidas merchandise, and more!

To enter the contest, or for more information and the terms and conditions of the promotion, visit www.facebook.com/ColoradoRapids. For more information on Dick’s Sporting Goods, please visit www.dickssportinggoods.com. Every Season Starts at Dick’s Sporting Goods.