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Omak is the largest city in Okanogan County, Washington, United States. The population was 4,845 at the 2010 census. It is just south of the Canadian border where more populated cities are located (Kelowna, Penticton, and Kamloops).
It has a small commuter airport (KOMK) with one paved runway of 4,667 ft (1,423 m) in length.
The town of Omak was platted in 1907, and officially incorporated on February 11, 1911. Shortly after being formed, the city of Omak waged a battle trying to get the county seat to be located there, but it lost to the nearby community of Okanogan.
Since 1933, Omak has hosted the World Famous Omak Stampede, with the Suicide Race added in 1935.
Omak is located at 48°24′38″N 119°31′29″W / 48.410554°N 119.524649°W / 48.410554; -119.524649 (48.410554, -119.524649).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.9 square miles (7.6 km), of which, 2.9 square miles (7.4 km) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km) of it (2.38%) is water…

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Skateboarding is a pastime activity, an art form, or a method of transportation. Skateboarding has been shaped and influenced by many skateboarders throughout the ages. A 2002 report by American Sports Data discovered there were 18.5 million skateboarders in the world. 85 percent of skaters…