Camas-Washougal weight-loss challenge offers Dad’s Day events



The east county weight-loss challenge, Camas and Washougal on a Diet, will host a five-station obstacle course to celebrate Father’s Day.

The events include challenging local dads’ skills in pitching baseballs, loading a truck, running a playground obstacle course, hiking an uphill path and barbecuing a tasty, healthy meal.

Camas Mayor Scott Higgins and Washougal Mayor Sean Guard also will step on the scale and report their weight loss status.

Registration for the event will run from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Forest Home Park, 640 N.W. Logan St., Camas. Obstacle stations open at 2:30 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the winner of each station.

Stations include Perfect Pitch at Forest Home Park baseball field; Playground Showdown at Forest Home Park playground; Fast-Packin’ Papas at the Vega Gym parking lot, 840 N.W. 10th Ave.; Get ‘er Dun Run (or walk) at Vega Gym; and Picnic BBQ at Crown Park at 15th Avenue and Everett Street.