Current News & Features

Silver Falls Trail Runs Set for Nov 1-2, 2014 – Registration Opens August 1st

July 15, 2014

From Press Release – Silver Falls Trail Runs celebrate their 5th annual event this fall with the popular Marathon and Half Marathon, and now featuring a 50K Ultra and 7-mile trail run – all of which take place at Silver Falls State Park in Silverton, OR.  These scenic and challenging courses pass nearly 10 waterfalls and meander through towering fir trees.  There are also several bridge crossings and lung-busting hills.  To top it off, entry …more »

Lake Chelan Marathon on Pace to Set New Participation Record

July 1, 2014

From Press Release – Lake Chelan has long been an attraction for travelers. The same is now occurring with runners. Over the past few years, the Lake Chelan Shore to Shore Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10K has grown from a 150-runner event to one in line to top 800 runners when it unfolds Sept. 6 this year. Post-race surveys have revealed participants are impressed with the course set-up and views of the world-famous lake, the Cascade …more »

New Date for the 2014 Overlake Medical Center Labor Day Half Marathon & 4-Mile Run/Walk

June 23, 2014

from press release: NEW EVENT DATE: Sunday, August 31, 2014 The 2014 Overlake Medical Center Labor Day Half & 4-Mile Run/Walk offers one of the flattest half marathon courses in Western Washington with less than 130 feet of cumulative elevation gain/loss over the 13.1 mile course, runners come from all over to gain their personal best! This race also serves as the Pacific Northwest Track & Field Half Marathon Championships, bringing in elite athletes from …more »

Race Report: 2014 Blue Lake Sprint Triathlon

June 12, 2014

Submitted by Craig Dean – The traditional start to the multi-sport racing season kicked off Saturday June 7 in Fairview, Oregon with the Blue Lake Sprint Triathlon.  Nearly 400 competitors toed the line near 8:00am with many first timers joining wily veterans of competition on the beach front of Blue Lake Park.  The wide open venue and pancake flat course typically yield fast times and a predicatively pleasant experience.  For those looking for a last …more »

Go, Fight, Winn Fun Run

June 11, 2014

Global Consumer Services will be holding a Fun Run on June 19th at 12pm on the Hollister Trail at Nike. This event is in support of our friend and Nike Teammate Ted Winn as he battles against B-cell Lymphoma. We are hoping to raise funds to help alleviate the healthcare costs his family will endure in his fight against cancer. If you are from the area, please go out for a run/walk, eat a pronto pup, and …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 »

RaceCenter Northwest Magazine – June/July 2014 Issue Now Available

May 27, 2014

The current (June/July 2014) issue of RaceCenter Northwest Magazine is now available.  This issue includes the following features and departments along with our popular event calendar. Visit your local specialty running store, triathlon shop or bike shop to pick up a copy, or find RaceCenter at select Jamba Juice locations throughout Oregon and Washington. RaceCenter Northwest Magazine is also available DIGITALLY. Click here to check out the current issue online. FEATURE ARTICLES EDITOR’S GEAR PICKS …more »