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Race recap: 2014 Winter Wonderland of Lights

I think this was my very first year doing the Winter Wonderland of Lights run/walk at Portland International Raceway! It’s an event that friends have mentioned numerous times around the holidays, but it was one I had never been too keen on doing because I figured it would be too cold walking around PIR after dark, and in prior years, its frequently been rainy.   598 more words

Portland Metro Running

Race Preview: MicroMarathon.com Fun Run (2.62 miles for a great cause)

“Go forth, and do good”DHS District Manager

Have you ever found out about a run that hit so close to home that you just couldn’t believe it. 297 more words

Greater Portland Running

This Race is Like a Box of Chocolates... - A preview of the 2015 Cascade Half Marathon in Turner

2013 was my first attempt at the Cascade Half Marathon. I was injured, the weather was below freezing the entire time, and I STILL had a great time. 562 more words


Jingle Elf Run (Automatic 2 Mile PR!)

On Friday night I ran the Jingle Elf Run in West Chester, PA.  The 2 mile race circled through downtown West Chester and kicked off the borough’s GIGANTIC Christmas parade.  695 more words


"This is the Best Race Ever!" - A Run Oregon review of the 2014 Winter Wonderland of Lights

“This is the Best Race Ever!”

- My 5-year-old daughter

The Winter Wonderland of Lights is one race that has been on my list of “to-dos” for quite some time.

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Portland Metro Running

Race Recap: Turkey Trot Eugene (Eugene, Oregon)

For the past 5 Thanksgivings, I have habitually participated in the Springfield Turkey Stuffer, by Willamalane Park and Recreation District in Springfield, Oregon. This year, I decided to stray from the norm and participate in the… 1,211 more words

Willamette Valley Running

Recap: 2014 Oak Hills Turkey Trot

Portland-area runners got lucky this year, with temperatures near 60 degrees and just a light sprinkle, if anything. I opted to stay fairly close to home this year and revisit one of my favorite area Turkey Trots, the Oak Hills Turkey Trot. 834 more words