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Do you have a favorite outdoor city/destination that you love? What if you could possibly win a $1000 Yakima Rack to go along with you on your adventure to your favorite outdoor playground?, your online resource for ‘where to go outdoors’, is giving you this incredible chance to get that rack on your car with their ‘Root for Your Country’ contest. The contest runs from July 1-6, 2014, and the winner and RootsRated People’s Choice Award for the best outdoor city and destination will be announced on Monday, July 7.

The contest is to help celebrate our nation’s independence, the new RootsRated iPhone app, and of course, for all you World Cup fans, the USA’s World Cup match against Belgium (even though the US lost to Belgium, we can still celebrate the World Cup with the new app and Independence Day). While we celebrate these fantastic things, Yakima is celebrating 35 Years on the Road encouraging you to hit the road this summer to explore the best of the outdoors.

Here’s the scoop: Go to Root for Your Country RootsRated Contest and vote for your favorite outdoor city/destination (RootsRated nationwide or suggest a new one). Spread the word to all of your friends to download the app and vote. Tune in to on Monday and find out if your destination won and if you’re the proud new owner of a $1000 Yakima Rack. offers easy-to-access, curated reviews that offer exclusive information on the country’s best hikes, climbs, rides, trail runs, paddling routes and more. Instead of having to search all over the Web for some of the best outdoor adventures in a city, is trying to make it easier for you to go to one site with all of the information you need for your venture. They also have feature stories, interviews and event profiles on some of the local greats. Download their app to have the info you need at your fingertips on your next excursion.

Don’t wait another minute! Download the iPhone app and vote for a chance to walk away with an awesome prize!

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