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Free Kids Run - 2015 Wilsonville Kiwanis Fun Run

As runners, parents typically try to encourage their children in participating in their sport. Many road races offer kids races, but the transition from the half mile “kids run” to the full distance 5k often doesn’t get bridged easily. 294 more words

Willamette Valley Running

Race Preview: 2015 Ralph Painter Memorial Run

On January 5, 2011, Rainier, Oregon Police Chief, Ralph Painter, tragically lost his life in the line-of-duty. Chief Painter had responded to a call of a disturbance in Rainier on that fateful morning and after a struggle with the suspect, was fatally injured. 198 more words


Race Preview: Uberthons Summer Half Marathon

It’s month away from the second of Uberthons’ 2015 half marathon series. The Oregon Spring Half Marathon took place in Canby, by St. Josef’s Winery. The Summer Half Marathon, on July 18, will be staged at… 235 more words


Race Preview: Whine on the Vine 5-mile Adventure Run 7/19/2015 (Hillsboro, Ore.)

Calling all adventure runners!!! Do you salivate when you see the words ‘slip-n-slide’, ‘mimosas’, bodacious obstacles’, ‘trails’ and ‘fields of grapes (for wine, of course! 384 more words

Greater Portland Running

Are you ready for a little mud? Race Preview: Kids Obstacle Challenge (Tualatin)

I fight with my kids on a daily basis to clean their faces and wash their hands, however on July 11th that fight will be null as I wallow through the mud with my 5 year old daughter.   622 more words

Greater Portland Running

Race Preview: Run on the Runway 5K 7/19/2015 (Hillsboro, Ore.)

Holy patooties! Always wanted to run on a runway – especially the runway that the U.S. Navy Blue Angels have touched? Wow, yes! 

Now you can! 366 more words


Race Preview: 2015 Southwest Bible 5k Run/Walk Only $5

Southwest Bible Church will host their 4th Annual 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run on Sunday, July 12th at 5PM. Competitive and casual runners are invited for this chip timed event.   328 more words