From its humble beginnings in 1970 when a group of friends from the University of Washington decided to hold their own marathon, the Seattle Marathon Family of Events has grown into the largest combination marathon/half marathon in the Northwest and one of the top ten largest in the U.S. That first marathon 45 years ago sported 38 runners. This year, 10,000 participants are expected for the marathon and half marathon walking and running events. Join us November 26th for Seattle's Original Hometown Marathon, now in it's 47th year.
Join Snohomish Running Company for our signature event, The Snohomish River Run! For the first time ever, this is now both a fully certified marathon and half marathon. Enjoy a fast, flat, beautiful USATF Certified run through Historic Downtown Snohomish and along the Snohomish River. With brisk temps and vibrant fall foliage, it’s the perfect time of year to run your first race, set a PR, qualify for Boston, or just have fun. Stick around for post-race hot soup, awards and entertainment. All finishers receive medal bling. Race shirts and personalized bibs included with registration through October 1st.
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is known for its flat and fast course that starts and finishes in Grant Park and travels through one of the world’s most magnificent cities. The course has produced four world records, several national records, and countless personal bests. Runners enjoy the support of 1.7 million spectators as they run through 29 neighborhoods.
The 46th Portland Marathon will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017. The Portland Marathon has an abundance of live entertainment and music along the course. Last year, over 74 groups entertained at 53 locations along the course. The course traces a route that embraces the many faces of this beautiful and friendly city. It includes the scenic riverfront, historic Old Town and various residential neighborhoods. Runners are treated to broad panoramas of the entire city the waterfront, a 3-mile bluff on the east side of Portland, and a dramatic view and crossing of the St. Johns Bridge, one of the most beautiful suspension bridges in the world.
The Portland Marathon has an abundance of live entertainment and music along the course. In past years this has included rock, jazz and country bands, a brass fanfare, street performers, a mandolin orchestra, a jug band, two 18 piece big bands, a dixieland band, aerobic dancers and numerous high school cheerleading squads. We attract additional entertainment every year. Last year, over 74 groups entertained at 53 locations along the course.
Join the Snohomish Running Company and the NW Running Series for a fun, flat and beautiful run around Lake Tye and along the gorgeous Old Snohomish Monroe Rd. All participants will get an amazing race shirt, finishers medal, personalized race bib and chip timing to go along with wonderful support, food and fun before during and after the event.
This race is also part of the Northwest Running Series. Complete all five races and get a special finisher medal! Visit the Northwest Running Series site for more details.
Get your summer fitness routine started with Cascade Run Club!
Everyone is welcome to attend so please feel free to share this event with family and friends. We will be discussing our club's training philosophy and outlining our current practice and race schedule.
Brooks will be bringing demo shoes for clinic attendees to trial during our easy group run.
Following the run attendees will also receive store-wide discounts from Super Jock 'N Jill and same day discounted race entries for select Snohomish Running Company events.
It's going to be a blast! Hope to see you there!
Click here to RSVP for the Summer Kick Off Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2033565293321764
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.
Come learn about what Cascade Run Club has planned for this summer and the rest of Season 7!
Everyone is welcome to attend so please feel free to share this event with family and friends. We will be discussing our club's training philosophy, the perks of our ongoing partnership with Experience Momentum, as well our current practice and race schedule.
The clinic will wrap up in time to join Exerpience Momentum's 2nd Saturday Community Workout and we will be hosting an easy group run following the workout.
Click here to RSVP for the Kick Off Clinic: https://www.facebook.com/events/833447053491056/
Click here to visit the Community Workout event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1413723205381414/
Hope to see you there!
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.
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.