Welcome to the latest post in the 2019 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.
Here’s what we’re tracking for the next few weeks:
- The next OTC race series event (#7) this Thursday in Eugene. Starting at Amazon Park, this 5k is only $5 for non-OTC members and free for members.
- The Millersburg Half Marathon and 5k on Saturday, September 14. The half is only $45 and the 5k is $25 when you sign up by this Thursday.
- Also this Saturday is the Mt. Angel Oktoberfest. There’s a 5k and a 10k, both priced at $32. That’s a good deal for the 10k! There’s also a half for $75.
- The Diamond Lake Half (a Pink Buffalo Racing event) on Sunday, September 15, is $65 when you sign up before the day of the race.
- The Stumptown XC Race Series kicks off on September 21. The five-race series is $50; individual races are $15 each. There’s a 3k kid’s race for ages 8-14 on the same day as the 2nd race in the series. Dates are 9/21, 10/12, 10/19, 11/9, and 11/23.
- Miles for Midwives is offering a 5k for $20 and kids dash for $5. The race is on September 21 in Saint Paul.
- Also on the 21st is the Benny Bash 5k which is only $10 per person or $25 per family of 4. The race is in Madras.
- The Fiesta Fun Run 5k is a donation race – donate at least $10 to sign up an adult, at least $5 to register a child under 18, or $20 per family. The race is Sunday, September 15 in Albany.
- The Monkeyface Half Marathon and 7-miler on September 21 is $65/$40 as long as you sign up by the 20th.
Looking further ahead, here are a few you should add to your calendar:
- Saturday, October 5 is the Team Up For Students 5k in Cornelius for just $15.
- Also on Saturday, October 5 is the Chief’s Run 5k in Lafayette, for $20.
- The Run 2 Music 5k benefits the Westview High School Band. It’s on Saturday, November 9 and is only $15.
- Also on Saturday, November 9 is the Klickitat Trail Half Marathon ($35), Marathon ($65), and 5k ($15)