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Fast Guy Problems: Chasing Champions 2017

‘To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift’  -Steve Prefontaine

This is a meaningful and simple quote that really underlies what it means to be successful in running. 473 more words

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Race Preview: 2017 Summer Half Classic (Coburg)

Come out to Coburg for the Summer Half Classic on July 16th! Coburg is just north of Eugene and if you are looking for a fun half marathon this summer, this could be it. 236 more words

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A Fun Change of Pace: A Run Oregon recap of the 2017 Capital City Half Marathon (Olympia, WA)

Looking for a new event, I decided to branch out to Olympia, Washington for the Capital City Half Marathon on Sunday, May 21st. I originally planned on running the full, but decided it was smarter for my body to settle with the half. 660 more words

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Race Preview: 2017 Fueled By Fine Wine Half Marathon (Dundee)

“You won’t run your best time – but you’ll have the BEST time!”

We all know what this quote, made by race architect and Fueled by Fine Wine…

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Race Recap: 2017 Oregon Spring Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, and 5K

Fall is my favorite season, but among the Uberthons seasonal race events, I’m pretty sure I like the Spring one the best. (Shh, don’t tell the other events; I don’t want them to get jealous!) 1,781 more words


Race Preview: 2017 Cook Park Marathon & Half

If you’re looking for a half marathon or full marathon in the Portland metro area for July 4, check out the Cook Park Marathon/Half. I’ve run a number of races at Cook Park, and it’s one of my favorite venues because it’s easy to get to, it offers plenty of parking, it has a nice staging area with bathrooms and a covered picnic area, and the surrounding area that you run through is an interesting mix of riverbed, trees, and parks. 187 more words

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Running, Raptors, and a Rodeo

Vacation Races is a terrific organization that puts on races near national parks.  It is a wonderful way to combine running a race with a visit to a national park.   1,179 more words

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