Upcoming Events

Hit the Trails this Fall

August 5, 2015

Looking at what races to run this fall?  Fall is a great time to run a trail race! The Molalla River Trail Race takes place October 17th, 2015.  100% of the race takes place on a beautiful multi-use (hiker, horse, and bike) trail system in the Molalla River Corridor.  This race has a 5K and 10K option, and has added a half marathon option for the first time.  There is 150 person cap per distance …more »




FitOne 5K/10K/Half Marathon Registration Open – Special Offer for RaceCenter Readers

June 4, 2015

From Press Release – Plan a visit to Boise in September for the FitOne 5K, 10K and Half Marathon! Use promo code VISITBOISE for five dollars off your registration, plus kids 12 and under are FREE with a paid adult. FitOne takes place September 26 in the heart of the City of Trees. FitOne offers something for the entire family with a 5K Family Run, Walk & Stroll, 10K and Half Marathon. All three distances …more »




Albany, Oregon’s Tri for Life Sprint Triathlon On Tap in June

June 2, 2015

From Press Release – Albany’s Tri for Life is a fun chip-timed triathlon for experienced triathletes as well as first-timers. This is a sprint triathlon with the first leg of the race taking place at an indoor pool. The bike and run portions of the course are on well-marked, paved, flat roads. In addition to cheering on athletes enjoy lots of activities for the entire family! New this year is a Diaper Dash and Toddler …more »




Portland Marathon to offer Finisher Shirts in 4 Color Options

May 22, 2015

The Event is offering color options that coincide with local college sports teams for the first time in Event history. PORTLAND, Ore. – A first for Marathons of this size, the Portland Marathon is allowing participants who register early to choose their finisher shirt color. The Event is offering their long-sleeved, gender specific shirts in the following featured colors while they last: Green with white and yellow (University of Oregon), orange with black and white …more »




Freedom 5K Offers Unique Running (and Rodeo) Experience on July 4th

May 1, 2015

There are a lot of great events happening across the region in the months ahead – with many of the clustered around the 4th of July holiday. The Molalla Running Club has created a unique event just minutes from Portland, which includes something for everyone. Race organizers sent us this list that highlights some great reasons to run this popular holiday 5K in Molalla on July 4, 2015. Five Reasons to Run the Freedom 5K …more »




Suncadia, WA to Host Inaugural Multisport Summer Festival in July 2015

April 24, 2015

From Press Release – Suncadia, A Destination Hotel, is hosting its first ever Multisport Summer Festival from July 24 to July 26 with opportunities for participants to bike, walk and run in a variety of races from a 5k to a full marathon . Hosted and organized by Energy Events, the festival is sure to be the first of many and to become a yearly tradition for runners, cyclists and families alike. The first 20 …more »




Three Washington State Marathons Announce New Series, Offer Prize Purse

March 20, 2015

From Press Release – The Whidbey Island Marathon (“WIM”), North Olympic Discovery Marathon (“NODM”), and Bellingham Bay Marathon (“BBM”) have partnered to form the Salish Sea Road Race Series. Individuals who register for any of these three events are now automatically eligible for discounts on the other two, and there are two official series options for 2015: 1.    Ladder series: WIM’s 5K (April 19), NODM’s 10K (June 7), and BBM’s half marathon (September 27) 2.   …more »




RaceCenter Event Expo Returns to Portland on Feb. 14, 2015

January 28, 2015

From Press Release – Get ready for the 2015 running/walking season at the 8th annual RaceCenter Event Expo! One fantastic event featuring the region’s TOP events & race directors offering exclusive discounts for one day only! Foot Traffic will have its first big sale for the NE Portland store with HUGE savings on TONS of running/walking gear! 8th Annual RaceCenter Event Expo When: February 14th, 2015 Time: 10AM – 4PM Where: Northeast Foot Traffic (4020 NE Fremont …more »




Run the “Mother of All Marathons” in 2015

December 12, 2014

Run the “Mother of All Marathons” in 2015. The Eugene Marathon moves to Mother’s Day weekend in 2015 for fast times and an action-packed two days as Historic Hayward Field hosts thousands of participants, fans and volunteers from around the globe. All your favorite running events are on the starting block including the Kids Duck Dash, 5k, Half Marathon and the ninth annual Eugene Marathon. No matter where you live or how fast your pace, …more »