Race Preview: 2015 North County Wine Run (Ridgefield, WA)

The fifth annual North County Wine Run is scheduled for Saturday, September 12th in Ridgefield WA. The run is open to runners and walkers of most speeds – there is a four hour course limit on the half marathon. The 5k starts half an hour after the half marathon, and 5k participants will complete their run in time to cheer most half marathoners to the finish. 

The course takes runners through the fields and neighborhoods of Ridgefield WA. The 5k course is mostly rolling/flat, while the half marathon has its most significant elevation loss and re-gain around mile 7. After the run, participants and guests (at an extra fee) can enjoy the finish line festival, which includes music, wine samples, and food from various vendors. Have your drivers licence or other government issued ID ready to redeem your wine glass.

North County Wine Run details:
When: Saturday, September 12th, 2015; 9am Half Marathon, 9:30am 5k
Where: 7909 South Union Ridge Parkway Ridgefield, WA
What: 5K, Half Marathon
Registration: Online here or print and mail registration form
Registration Cost: 5k – $50; Half – $75 (By September 7th; additional cost thereafter)
Registration Includes: Chip timed race, event shirt, race logo wine glass, post-race refreshments, half marathon finisher’s medal
Packet Pickup: Thursday, September 10th; 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM; Foot Traffic;4040 NE Fremont St.; Portland, OR 97212
Friday, September 11th; 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM; Bold Training; 1908 NW 1st Way Suite 101; Battle Ground, WA 98604
Saturday, September 12th (Race Day); Beginning at 7:00 AM; United Natural Foods; 7909 South Union Ridgefield Parkway; Ridgefield, WA 98642

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