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05/14/2014 08:53 EDT | Updated 07/14/2014 05:59 EDT

Super Bowl champions Seahawks to visit President Obama next week

SEATTLE - The Seattle Seahawks are going to the White House.

Officials announced Wednesday that the Super Bowl champions will visit President Barack Obama at the White House on May 21 to honour their NFL championship.

The Seahawks clinched their first Super Bowl victory in the history of the franchise in February by beating the Denver Broncos 43-8.