TRE2019 Featured

The Running Event 2019 Show Wrap-Up

The Running Event brings together almost every major brand under one roof to show off the upcoming year’s lineup to both retailers and press alike. We had the opportunity to attend and it was awesome to see what some folks have in store for the running community this coming year. We will breakdown each brand in a moment, but it’s important to look at the pervasive trends before diving deeper. TRENDS Male ...

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Rock ’n’ Roll Seattle Marathon 2016 Race Review

This last weekend was Rock ’n' Roll Seattle 2016 and I had the pleasure to act as an ambassador with a group of other influencers for Athlete IQ and Alaska Airlines. My training window was pretty small and this was not a race I was planning on doing, so I went in somewhat unprepared. Given my recent runs were 13+ miles consistently, I figured I would shoot for the whole ...

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Portland Shamrock Run 2016 Race Review

The Shamrock Run is the second largest running event on the West Coast and for those that haven't done it before, it's really more of a run about having a good time and most folks make it one of their for first race events. You get a lot of folks are dressed up and really it's about being part of the event and enjoying the music, drinks, food, and people. ...

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Portland Holiday Half Marathon 2015 Race Review

This year's Portland Holiday Half was not something I was first planning on attending as most of our team was engaged in holiday travel or planning, but a last-minute cancellation from a friend lead to an extra bib and me getting the call. I had never participated in this event before and had always been really curious, so I was definitely looking forward to it. The Holiday Half is usually ...

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Shamrock Run 2015 Race Preview

We are almost into March so that means only a few short weeks left until the Shamrock Run Portland 2015 begins. The event turns 37 years old this year and it is the largest running event in Oregon and the second largest on the west coast with over 35,000 participants. To sum up the experience, its like a giant party where you make a ton of new friends, run a ...

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Valentine’s Weekend Race Results From Around the Northwest

It was a busy weekend of races in the Pacific Northwest, you can find results from most of these at the links below. Our crew found their way to the Heart Breaker Half in Hillsboro, Oregon and it was a beautiful day for a run. For those that haven't participated the Heart Breaker has a great ~1 mile climb between miles 4 and 5 which while challenging is probably the most ...

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