November 2012 News

Oregon’s Heart Breaker Half Sets 2013 Date, Moves Locations

November 20, 2012

From Press Release – Changes are in store for the popular Heart Breaker Half – all designed to create a better experience for the participants of one of Oregon’s only February half marathons. The 2013 Heart Breaker Half will take place on Saturday, February 9, and as in previous years, will feature a 5K, 10K Run/Walk and half marathon. The Heart Breaker Half and related events will take place at Liberty High School just off …more »

Tribute to the Trails 2013 Calendar Now Available

November 19, 2012

From Press Release – In its eight year, the “Tribute to the Trails” Calendar Project was established as a fundraiser for the Washington Trails Association (WTA). WTA is a non-profit organization which preserves, enhances and promotes the trails we love to play on. With your support, ALL proceeds will be donated to WTA. Last year, we experimented with a drawing for free race entries. It was a success and this year we have 20 race …more »

Shamrock Run 35th Anniversary – St. Patrick’s Day 2013

November 6, 2012

Oregon’s official “Opening Day of the 2013 Running Season” will occur with the 35th anniversary of the adidas Shamrock Run on St. Patrick’s Day — Sunday, March 17 — at Waterfront Park in downtown Portland. The Shamrock Run has sold out for the past three years.  In honor of the 35th running, the field limit has been raised to 35,000, which will make Shamrock the third largest running and walking event on the west coast. Online …more »