Industry News

Tribute to the Trails Calendar Launch

November 21, 2014

In its tenth 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 creates, preserves, enhances and advocates for the trails we love to play on. With your support, ALL proceeds will be donated to WTA. Our drawing of free race entries continues to grow with 35 entries this year! For each calendar you purchase, there is an entry form …more »

The Inaugural Hood 2 River Relay – A Day of Fun, Family, Friends and Fitness

June 3, 2014

From Press Release: It was a spring t-shirt weather kind of day here in the Hood as 320 participants took in 6 ways to enjoy 6000 feet of Downhill Fun in the Hood 2 River! From the start at Mt Hood Meadows Ski Resort all the way down through the Hood River Valley to the mighty Columbia River, locals and visitors were making history in the first multi-sport, all inclusive event of this kind in …more »

TrackTown USA and Oregon Sports Authority Announce Run TrackTown Youth League

May 13, 2014

From Press Release — Oregon Youth to Compete in All-Comer Meets Across the State for a Chance to Advance to Championship Meet at Hayward Field During World Junior Championships TrackTown USA and the Oregon Sports Authority are proud to announce the inaugural season of the Run TrackTown Youth League, a series of seven all-comer track meets to be held across the state this summer. Top finishers will advance to the Run TrackTown Youth League Championship …more »

Muscle Milk® Race to Kona Contest Announced – Winner to Receive a Trip to Kona to Watch the Top Triathletes Compete This Fall

February 5, 2013

From Press Release – AA Sports Ltd. and Muscle Milk® have announced the return of the Muscle Milk Race to Kona contest for the 2013 triathlon and duathlon season. Participants of the events outlined below will be entered to win a trip for two to Kona, Hawaii and hang out at the Muscle Milk House on Ali’i Drive this coming October. The trip will coincide with race week of the world championships, so winners will …more »

Brooks Running to Launch Seattle-based Middle Distance Running Team

January 17, 2013

From Press Release – Brooks Running Company is going the distance in 2013. The leading running brand today announced it will deepen its commitment to the sport through continued support of the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Program (ODP) and the creation of a Seattle-based middle distance team. Brooks, currently in Bothell, Wash., will relocate its headquarters to Seattle in 2014. Brooks’ increased dedication to the Hansons-Brooks ODP will allow the program to continue to develop up-and-coming …more »

Industry News – New Triathlon Retailer Opens in Kent, WA

May 24, 2011

The sport of triathlon has continued to flourish in the Pacific Northwest in recent years. As new specialty running stores have cropped up in the region over the past decade, so too have triathlon-specific retailers that cater to the needs of multisport athletes. It was not long ago that triathletes had to scavenge the internet to find their gear, but brick and mortar stores have sprung to life to give triathletes an in-person experience. In …more »