News tagged with ‘olympic triathlon’

19th Annual Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival On Tap – June 26-28, 2015

October 2, 2014

From Press Release – The 19th Annual Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival presented by Sunriver Vacations will take place June 26-28, 2015 in Sunriver, Oregon. Pacific Crest is rated among the most scenic events in the country and typically attracts many top athletes from around the nation, as well as international competitors. The weekend is filled with music, food, entertainment and a Sport and Fitness Expo. Pacific Crest offers a variety of opportunities in which …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 »

2013 TRI NorthWest Triathlon and Duathlon Rankings Now Posted

November 6, 2013

The TRI NorthWest Triathlon and Duathlon rankings for the 2013 season are now posted online. Criteria for being ranked and a complete list of races that were included in this year’s compilation can be found on the TRI NorthWest website. The complete 2013 rankings will appear in the February/March 2014 EVENT GUIDE issue of RaceCenter Northwest Magazine. Subscribe by December 31, 2013 to ensure you get your copy in the mail in January. Congratulations to the …more »

18th Annual Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival On Tap – June 27-29, 2014

November 1, 2013

From AA Sports Press Release – AA Sports is proud to announce dates for the 18th Annual Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival presented by Sunriver Vacations, which will take place June 27-29, 2014 in Sunriver, Oregon. Pacific Crest is rated among the most scenic events in the country and typically attracts many top athletes from around the nation, as well as international competitors. The weekend is filled with music, food, entertainment and a Sport and …more »

Opportunity Knocks for Those in Search of Mountain Biking Adventures in the Northwest in the Months Ahead

March 18, 2013

From Press Release – Cog Wild Bicycle Tours offers a full range of tours starting with half-day and one-day trips to Bike & Brewery Weekends and multi-day adventures. Learn about the natural history of the area and make new friends on a tour customized for each guest. Cog Wild’s guides have many years of experience riding in Central Oregon, prepare scrumptious, nutritious meals and are known for entertaining tales. Cog Wild is also a supporting …more »

Preliminary 2012 TRI NorthWest Triathlon and Duathlon Rankings Now Posted

October 16, 2012

The preliminary TRI NorthWest Triathlon and Duathlon rankings for the 2012 season are now posted online. Congratulations to the athletes from across the Pacific Northwest who competed in this year’s rankings. If you feel that your overall rankings score is incorrect or your name has been omitted from the rankings, please email Jon Atherton by Friday, October 26. Please review the ranking criteria on the TRI NorthWest website  prior to contacting Jon to ensure you …more »

Registration Now Open for Pacific Crest 2013

October 11, 2012

From AA Sports Press Release – AA Sports is proud to announce dates for the 17th Annual Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival presented by Sunriver Vacations, which will take place June 28-30, 2013 in Sunriver, Oregon. Pacific Crest is rated among the most scenic events in the country and typically attracts many top athletes from around the nation, as well as international competitors. Special early-bird registration offer – sign up now to receive a $10 …more »

Race Report: 2012 Portland Triathlon – Olympic Distance

September 24, 2012

Submitted by Craig Dean – The fastest growing race in the Pacific Northwest took on a new venue for the 2012 edition of the Portland Triathlon.  Due to capital improvements to the light rail system and some uncertainties with the prior venue of Tom McCall Waterfront Park, race directors moved the venue to the expanses of Cathedral Park in north Portland.  Registration filled throughout the season and reached the nearly 1,000 capacity limit a week …more »

Hagg Lake to Host One of the Country’s Oldest Triathlons on July 7, 2012

June 18, 2012

From Press Release – The modern sport of triathlon had its modest beginnings with an event held in Mission Bay in San Diego, CA on September 25, 1974. There were 46 athletes that day. Seven years later Hagg Lake Triathlon became one of six stops on the Bud Light Triathlon Series Tour drawing about 500 athletes with Dave Scott coming out on top. Today, as one of the nation’s oldest and longest running triathlon events, …more »