Whether you’re a first-time racer or a seasoned veteran, you won’t find a better running destination in 2017 than the 11th edition of the Eugene Marathon and Half Marathon. And no matter what race you choose, you’ll break the finish line tape in front of cheering fans at Historic Hayward Field – one of the world’s most revered track and field venues and home to iconic athletes and coaches such as Steve Prefontaine and Bill Bowerman.
Alaska Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon & 1/2 Marathon is a signature Seafair event, Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle has proudly kicked-off the annual summer festival in Seattle and its courses showcase the stunning natural beauty of the Emerald City amidst the summer sunshine. Different bands are located at each mile along the course to help you rock your way to an awesome time.
BE TENACIOUS! The Snohomish Running Company and Oiselle are excited to bring you The Tenacious Ten. We will be featuring both 10 mile and 10K distances for all levels of runners. You may be asking, “what makes this course tenacious?” And the answer is – it’s who we are – and it’s who you are too! It’s you, the person reading this that will be tenacious come Saturday, April 22nd. And it’s you who will defy gravity and push back against the universe. SRC and Oiselle are calling all runners to come show us your tenacity. Whether you’re eager to run the rare 10 mile distance, or set a new PR on a flat, fast course, we’re here to help. We hope you’ll join us. Let’s get tenacious!
“Since day one, Oiselle has been about running and racing. So to have the chance to sponsor a premiere race in our hometown is incredibly exciting. And we like to think a ‘tenacious’ themed event is perfect for Seattle. We are a hearty, outdoorsy, fun and fierce community. The race will welcome everyone, every pace, getting tenacious from start to finish.” – Sally Bergesen, Oiselle Founder and CEO
The Everett Half, formerly known as the Heroes Half, is now owned by the Snohomish Running Company. The event date, courses, venue, and charity partner will all remain the same. Active duty military and veterans will still be able to register at a discounted rate for the half marathon or 10k. The courses are absolutely beautiful and run along much of the Everett waterfront.
The St. Patrick’s Day Dash is a great team event with something for everyone. If you haven’t been to the St. Patrick’s Day Dash before, get ready for a big party where everyone is Irish for a day! Festive dress is definitely encouraged - you could be passed by a human pot of gold, a 6ft 10in leprechaun, a group of beer cans, or a grown man in a tutu. With all of the costumes, the Dash is like an Irish Halloween in Spring. The Post Dash Bash features live music, plenty of sponsors, great giveaways, a costume contest, plus the biggest St. Patrick’s Day beer garden in the region.
The Lake Sammamish Half Marathon takes runners along the smooth trail that connects Marymoor Park in Redmond to Lake Sammamish State Park in Issaquah. This interurban trail is very popular with runners; about 30% of the course will be on smooth gravel surface and 70% on pavement.
Cascade Run Club will have its Seattle Kick Off Run on Saturday, January 21st at Super Jock 'N Jill at 8:00am. We will be introducing our vision for Season 6 including this season's practice times, Season 6's focus races, and the different training programs we offer. We will then conclude with a 45 - 60 minute easy group run to get everyone moving.
If you have friends or family that are interested in becoming part of our running community please invite them as well.
Season 6 begins January 14, 2017!
Let us help you make some of the first steps towards your goal races/resolutions for 2017. Cascade Run Club will have its first official practice of Season 6 on Saturday, January 14th at Experience Momentum. At 8:00 am we will introduce our vision for Season 6 and then end with a 45 - 60 minute easy run. If you have friends or family that are interested in becoming part of our running community please invite them as well.
Come join us for our 4th Annual Holiday Cookie Run! This is a fun, casual run where you dress as festive as you want, bring cookies to share and then we go run the streets of Mill Creek as various paces. We end up at Run 26 where we will have cookies, hot chocolate and other beverages on hand :) There will be giveaways, door prizes and discounts to all participants!! It's guaranteed to be lots of fun so you don't want to miss out!!
Running Elements will be hosting an information meeting on Saturday July 18 at 8am. We will cover the training program and the club's philosophy. Come join coaches Shelby Schenck, Run 26 owner and elite level coach, Yon Yilma, Seattle Rock n Roll Marathon winner and Ginny Morris, owner of Running Elements to get more information on this great club. It is absolutely free and will be followed by an easy run. For more information contact Yon Yilma at Yon@cascaderunclub.com or call Run 26 at 206-799-5253.
Run 26 will be hosting Adventure Runs! Registration starts at 5:30pm and is free! At 6pm we will put up a map of the area showing where you can find raffle tickets. Some are businesses, some are fun stops along the way. You then have 1 hr to run around and collect as many tickets as you can. At 7pm you drop all the tickets you collected into the raffle and we start raffling off over $2,000 in prizes while you hang out in beer garden and listen to music : ) We will have discounts on products that night! This event is open to everyone, whether you’re a walker or a runner, you are guaranteed to have fun.