Race Report: 2013 Onion Man Triathlon

Submitted by Craig Dean – Walla Walla, Washington has a unique history in wartime struggles.  From the Frenchtown clashes of the 19th century to the World War II training facilities in the 20th century, this quaint border town shares a…

Locals Win Rock ‘n’ Roll Portland Half Marathon

From Press Release – The second annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Portland Half Marathon came down to the wire, as Englishman Craig Hopkins and Aissa Dghoughi of Morocco were neck and neck through the final mile. Hopkins, 24, a University of Portland…

Race Report: 2013 Heart of the Valley Triathlon

Submitted by Craig Dean – The 2013 HOTV sprint triathlon was held five weeks earlier than in previous years, but maintained its excellent reputation as a well-organized, competitive event for a wide array of athletes.  The Osborn Aquatic Center in…

Race Report: 2012 Black Diamond Long Course Triathlon

Submitted by Craig Dean – Saturday September 15 marked the 10th annual Black Diamond Long Course Triathlon.  Participants enjoyed near perfect conditions for both racing and spectating.  In all, 199 athletes completed the 70.3-mile long course triathlon with a few…