Why We Run – For the Love of Gear

October 18, 2017

In the last two issues I explored the intrinsic factors that drive us towards running. A theme that filtered to the top was simply the …more »

Weekend Destination: A Taste of Bavaria… Washington Style

October 10, 2017

How does a weekend trip to Bavaria, the Free State south of Germany, sound? Well, realistically, it might be easier to settle for a weekend …more »

Running & Body Image: Let’s Focus on the Positive

October 5, 2017

There are so many reasons to love running. The thrill of covering miles using your own two feet, the endorphins that flood in post-run and …more »

RaceCenter Magazine – FALL 2017 Issue Now Available

September 27, 2017

The current (FALL 2017) issue of RaceCenter Northwest Magazine is now available.  This issue following features and departments along with hundreds of Northwest events listed …more »

Oiselle – Taking Flight

September 21, 2017

In 2007, Sally Bergesen decided to begin running again after taking a hiatus from the sport to start a family. After searching for a pair …more »

Hill Training: Speedwork in Disguise

September 14, 2017

In 2008, I returned to Bighorn 100 for the third time. I had managed to grab my first win in a 100-miler in 2005, and …more »

Gold Medalist Joan Benoit-Samuelson To Highlight 40th Running Of Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon

September 7, 2017

NAPA, California, August 14, 2017—Joan Benoit-Samuelson, winner of the first-ever women’s Olympic marathon in Los Angeles in 1984, will be the featured guest at the …more »

Salem River 2 Ridge Relay Launches on September 17th

September 5, 2017

Looking for something new and exciting to do this fall?  Travel Salem in partnership with Breakaway Promotions is excited to announce the launch of the …more »

Weekend Getaway: Pacific City

September 5, 2017

The Oregon coast doesn’t have the allure of white sandy beaches or warm water, but with rocky outcroppings rising out of the ocean and powerful …more »

Get In the Spirit at the Holiday Half & 5K

August 23, 2017

If you could dream up the ideal holiday bash, complete with local microbrews, hot chocolate, and hearty soup, not to mention a DJ playing your …more »