Welcome to the latest in the Races on our Radar series, where we report on cool and/or low-cost races, group runs, price and registration deadlines, and other things we think you should know about it.
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In case you missed last week’s round up of Turkey Trots, check it out here. Thanksgiving is early this year, so check out the deadlines in order to save a little money.
There’s a great race in Beaverton on Saturday, November 17. The Gobble Gallop, running at Southridge High School, is only $10 with proceeds going to their sister school in Uganda. The 5k route winds around the Southridge campus. Register online here.
And if you’re looking for a race the weekend after Thanksgiving, the team at Pink Buffalo is hosting Friendsgiving on Saturday, November 24 in Springfield. The half marathon is $60, and the price for either the 10k or 5k is $25.
There is a price increase for the My Muddy Valentine 5k Obstacle Course this Friday, November 13. The price is $55 until then. The race itself is in Portland on Saturday, February 9.
Registration is now open for the 2019 Three Capes Relay! Run Oregon has loved this race from its first year. It’s a marathon-distance race that can be done as a 5-person relay, a duo, or solo. The prices are $175 for the 5-person team, $95 for a 2-person team, and $65 when run by yourself.