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Race Preview: Circle the Bay 30K 8/13/2016 (North Bend, Ore.)

South Coast Running Club presents the Circle the Bay 30K run/walk championship, in addition to the 30K run/walk relay! This excellent assortment of event choices takes place on Saturday, August 13, 2016 in North Bend, Oregon. 391 more words


Day Thirteen - Slowing Down for Tina

Did I mention the “check engine” light came on in Tina, as we pulled into the beautiful KOA in the redwoods?  Unfortunately for us, today is Sunday.   163 more words


Small Race Preview: 2016 Jennifer's Catching Slough Classic (Coos Bay)

If you’re looking for a small race in Southern Oregon, the Jennifer’s Catching Slough Classic in Coos Bay may be just the thing for you. This race takes place on Sunday, June 19th, and is expecting around 50 participants, who can choose between half marathon walk or run, 12K walk or run, 5k walk/run, and a 1 Mile kids run. 147 more words


Running Free

Steve Prefontaine broke the 4-minute mile nine times; he was very fast. Every where he put his foot down, he claimed possession.

I love to read Pre’s quotes because he wrote from the perspective of an artist, not just a runner. 543 more words


Disposable Cups Suck

Last week I went on a business trip to Humboldt County. Are you wondering what business I’m in? Arcata is a strange place but redneck hippies are a group I’m familiar with being from just up the coast in Coos Bay, Oregon.  157 more words