Run the Historic Astoria Riverwalk trail along the Columbia River in the 7th Annual Run on the River, on Sunday, May 17. This 5K, 10K and Half Marathon is a fundraiser hosted by the Astoria Parks, Recreation and Community Foundation, sponsored by Buoy Beer Company and supported by local businesses.
Why Racing Events host a series of 12 events including running, triathlon, multisport and trail events throughout Oregon and Washington highlighting the stunning Northwest scenery. Their races vary in size from 1000-5000 participants and offer athletes of all ages and abilities, from the elite level to the back-of-the-packers, the chance to successfully complete a racing event.
In her new outdoor guide Outlandish: Fuel Your Epic, adventure writer, land activist, and trail runner Morgan Sjogren shows you how to embrace an off-road adventure lifestyle, with tips to explore more outside and recipes to fuel you along the way.
Consider this an official invitation to join the Oregon Sports Authority in the best Labor Day bash Oregon has to offer.OSA is hosting the 10th-annual Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon on Sept. 1 in Carlton and is committed to making this year’s edition of the race the most memorable to date.
All athletes want access to good information when it comes to sports nutrition. Sports Nutrition Handbook: Eat Smart. Be Healthy. Get on Top of Your Game. unpacks the most important nutrition and hydration concepts so that any athlete can easily make sense of their nutrition needs. With this helpful guide, athletes will be armed with sound science and useful tools to improve their diet and performance.
Spokane, Washington—Last year Ethiopians had their way over the 12-kilometer course, as they went one-two in both the men’s and women’s divisions of the Lilac Bloomsday Run. But this year Kenya was back in the forefront, as Rosemary Wanjiru led four other Kenyans to the line in the women’s race, while it took some determined running by Tanzania’s Gabriel Geay to foil a similar sweep in the men’s division. Geay, who notched his second Bloomsday victory in three tries, was chased to the line by five Kenyan men.
Running offers much more than just road races and marathons. In her new book, Running Outside the Comfort Zone: An Explorer’s Guide to the Edges of Running, sports columnist Susan Lacke pushes her boundaries by taking on the wackiest, most challenging, and out-there running events to explore what it means to be a “real runner.”