Race Recap: Portland Shamrock Run 2016

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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Race Recap: Portland Holiday Half Marathon 2015

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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Race Preview: Shamrock Run 2015

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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