X-Dog Events does not organize your typical road race, but instead puts on great adventure races. The “Whine on the Vine” 5 Miler is no exception. In the hills of Hillsboro, participants will run through the rows of vines, over and under and through manmade and natural obstacles, trails, and water hazards towards the finish, while hopefully enjoying some beautiful views.
To cover the 5-ish miles, runners will not always be able to run, and minor cuts and scrapes are not out of the question. If you didn’t get muddy along the way, the slip and slide towards the end will at least get you soaked.
After the run, enjoy some mimosas, wine tasting, picnic and awards. The race benefits the Newberg Lacrosse team.
If you want to know what to expect, check out last year’s picture gallery.
Whine on the Vine details:
When: Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 – 10am
Where: J Albin Vineyards, Hillsboro (map)
Registration: Online here
Registration cost: $27 (by July 25); $32 after July 25
Registration includes: chip timed race, amazing experience, Mimosas and picnic after the race.
Event T-shirts sold separately for $15.
DOR registration and check-in starts at 8:30am
Race starts at 10am