July 2018 News

Balancing Act: Managing Family Life and Training

July 10, 2018

My oldest son was born just three weeks after the 2002 Western States 100. It was my first hundred-mile race, and I’m pretty sure my wife hoped it would be my last. The first few years were an adjustment period for all of us. As I ramped up my training in order to compete at a higher level, there were times when my sweet wife wanted me to throw in the towel. I asked a …more »

The Second Annual Pelican Brewing Salmon Run 5k/10k/15k to Feature Running, Entertainment and More in Tillamook Sept. 29

July 9, 2018

Tillamook, OR-Runners rejoice! Registration is now open for the second annual Pelican Brewing Salmon Run 5k/10k/15k which will take place in Tillamook, OR on Saturday, September 29, 2018. The race will start and finish at Pelican Brewery & Tap Room. This fun, timed race will kick-off at 10:00am and feature a scenic race course through picturesque Tillamook. Runners will enjoy a post-race bash at the brewery featuring brewery tours, live music and much more! The 15K …more »

A Race for Everyone with Views, Microbrews, and Unique Pacific Northwest Charm

July 2, 2018

Nestled between the foothills of Mount Baker and the shore of the Salish Sea sits the laid-back town of Bellingham. Occasionally called the “City of Subdued Excitement” Bellingham is becoming known for a growing microbrew scene, coffee roasteries and bakeries, and incredible outdoor recreation. The locals know Bellingham is as quintessential a Pacific Northwest town as it gets. What better way to experience this portside gem than by running in the much-loved Bellingham Bay Marathon …more »