August 2018 News

Oregon Women’s Half Marathon: Race to Celebrate Women

August 15, 2018

Pink Buffalo Racing produces a portfolio of nine events annually, including second annual Oregon Women’s Half Marathon & 5K set for Sunday, October 7. The event showcases West Eugene’s scenic views of protected wetland areas and countryside. With a mostly flat and fast course, participants can prepare for an outstanding opportunity to get a new personal record at the event. Oregon Women’s Half Marathon and 5K was created to celebrate and empower women. Anyone can …more »

2019 Eugene Marathon To Finish in Autzen Stadium

August 15, 2018

EUGENE, Ore. – The 13th annual Eugene Marathon will finish on Autzen Stadium’s 50-yard line on April 28, 2019, as construction continues at Hayward Field. After completing a new route that starts in front of Autzen Stadium on Leo Harris Pky and sends runners over the Ferry St. Bridge through downtown Eugene, runners will pass through Autzen’s east tunnel and finish on the 50-yard line. The Eugene Marathon finished outside Autzen Stadium during the first …more »

MBSEF Thrilla Cyclocross Series Is Almost Here

August 13, 2018

The MBSEF Thrilla Cyclocross Series presented by Bowen Sports Performance, will take place Thursdays, September 6, 13, 20, 17 and October 4 at the Athletic Club of Bend. There will be two races each evening.  The 5:15 p.m. race will be a 30 minute race that will have the following categories:  Cat 3/4 Juniors (12-18), Cat 5, Cat 4, Cat 4 Masters 35+, 50+, 60+, 70+, Clydesdale and Athena. The 6:00 p.m. race will be …more »

Bend Marathon Announces New Ownership, Registration Opens Tomorrow

August 7, 2018

The Gorgeous Series, Kari Strang, and Max King are very pleased to announce that the Bend Marathon and Half-Marathon has been acquired by Kari Strang and Max King. The Bend Marathon and Half-Marathon was founded by the Gorgeous Series in 2015 and has quickly become a must-do race in the Pacific Northwest. The race has developed a reputation as one of the country’s most scenic courses, with registration increasing by double-digits each year. The event …more »