Race Preview: 2015 Newport Superhero Run

Superheroes run Newport! Photo from Newport Superhero on Facebook

Labor Day weekend in Newport is the place to be for this theme run for the whole family! The Superhero Run includes a 5K and a Kids Fun Run, with costumes highly encouraged. Brought to you by Ardor Adventures, this scenic run begins at the Newport Performing Arts Center. From there runners will make their way to historic Nye Beach, along the ocean past the Old Lighthouse and Yaquina Bay Bridge, then back along the ocean to the start. This loop course is paved and has a couple of small hills.

The Kids Run is about a 1/2 mile long and is just $10.

Make sure to go all out with your superhero or villian costume, as there are cash prizes for best costume!

Ardor Adventures is committed to giving back to the community and partners with a number of different charities including: Newport Food Pantry, Lincoln County Children’s Advocacy Center, Sam Case and Toledo Elementary Schools, and Coast Hills Running Club.

Newport Superhero Run Details

Date: Saturday, September 5

Time: 10:00 A.M.

Location: Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W Olive St., Newport

Registration Fees: $25 – 5K,  $20 – Team 5K (5 or more,)  $10 – Kids Run

Race Website: Click Here

About Annette Vaughan (493 Articles)
Annette Vaughan is a runner and personal trainer in Canby, Oregon. She began running at the age of 30 and became hooked after her first race (even though she is a self-proclaimed slow runner.) She enjoys small local races from 5Ks to half-marathons, with a 30K on the books as her longest run ever. She has also become a huge fan of obstacle course races and just can't get enough of them. Annette is a certified personal trainer, who believes in promoting movement since our bodies were designed to move. The more we move, the better we move and function in everyday life.
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