News tagged with ‘Trail Running’

Tribute to the Trails Calendar Project

November 3, 2015

In its eleventh 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 45 entries this year! For each calendar you purchase, there is an entry form …more »

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 »

RunWenatchee Unveils Epic New Trail Run Series

March 27, 2014

From Press Release – RunWenatchee announced today the creation of the first official trail running series set along the east slopes of the Cascades in Washington state. The Wenatchee Valley Trail Run Series, presented by Volyn Law Firm of Wenatchee, will combine two existing events — the May 10 Horse Lake Trail Runs in the Wenatchee Foothills near Wenatchee and the June 8 Red Devil Challenge Trail Runs near Cashmere — with a new race, …more »

Tribute to the Trails 2013 Calendar Now Available

November 19, 2012

From Press Release – In its eight 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 preserves, enhances and promotes the trails we love to play on. With your support, ALL proceeds will be donated to WTA. Last year, we experimented with a drawing for free race entries. It was a success and this year we have 20 race …more »

Oregon’s King Wins U.S. 50K Trail Championship, XTERRA Trail Run National Title in Single Weekend

September 24, 2012

From XTERRA Press Release – Max King from Oregon continued his amazing streak of XTERRA Trail Run Championships with another amazing weekend. King, 32, won the 2012 XTERRA Trail Run National Championship for the fifth consecutive year on Sunday, September 23, at the Snowbasin Resort near Ogden, Utah. The XTERRA Trail Run National Championship 21K has been staged five times, and King has won each one in convincing fashion. “It means a lot,” he said. …more »

Oregon’s Max King Looks to Repeat “Double” Championship Weekend – Racing USATF 50K Trail Championship and XTERRA Trail Run National Championship

September 14, 2012

From XTERRA  Press Release – Max King is used to winning … and winning again. He’s got four consecutive XTERRA Trail Run National Championships and four consecutive XTERRA Trail Run World Championships to prove it. Next week, he’ll go after his fifth consecutive XTERRA Trail Run National Championship at the Snowbasin Resort near Ogden, Utah. To do so, he’ll have to complete his second consecutive “double.” King, 32, will run in two national championship races …more »

New Women’s Trail Marathon and Relay to Debut in August at Mt. Adams in Washington State

April 19, 2012

From Press Release – The Wild Woman Marathon (and Relay) is a trail run created by and for women, which will debut on August 11, 2012. The organizers invite you and your girlfriends to join us for a weekend of 26.2 miles of forest fun. Come for the run, stay for the weekend at our Mt. Adams base camp. Bring your tent and your friends who like to run long, play hard and eat locally. …more »

Oregon’s Max King Wins Fourth Straight XTERRA Trail Run World Title, Idaho’s Morgan Arritola Tops Women’s Field

December 5, 2011

From XTERRA Press Release – King, 31, won the XTERRA Trail Run World title for the fourth consecutive year, this time topping a record field at Kualoa Ranch, Oahu, Hawaii, on Sunday, December 4. More than 2,000 runners from around world participated in the event, and in keeping with the tradition, none of them came close to King. King, an Olympic marathon hopeful from Bend, Oregon, completed the 21.9-kilometer course (13.6 miles) in 1 hour, …more »

2012 Tribute to the Trails Calendar On Sale Now

November 14, 2011

From Press Release – In its seventh 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 preserves, enhances and promotes the trails we love to play on. With your support, all proceeds (after costs) will be donated to WTA. NEW THIS YEAR! ENTER A DRAWING FOR FREE/GUARANTEED RACE ENTRIES! For each calendar you purchase, there is an entry form …more »

Oregon’s Max King Win’s U.S. 50k Trail Running Title and XTERRA Trail Run National Championship in Single Weekend

September 26, 2011

From XTERRA Press Release – King capped an amazing weekend of racing by winning the 2011 XTERRA Trail Run National Championship on Sunday, Sept. 25, at Snowbasin Resort near Ogden, Utah. It was the fourth consecutive XTERRA National Championship for King, but his first at Snowbasin. His previous three titles came when the event was held in his hometown of Bend, Ore. He completed the 21-kilometer trail course in 1 hour, 17 minutes, 59 seconds. …more »