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Race Preview: 2019 Tigard K9-5K

August 31, 2019 // 0 Comments

For those of us that race regularly in the greater Portland area, Cook Park should be a familiar location. Expansive, with greenways along the river, forest, and meadow as well as near the typical playgrounds and ball fields, it’s a nice place [read more...]

Race Recap: 2017 Chocolatathon

February 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

I’m guessing that for most of us (meaning Run Oregon readers), running and chocolate make for a pretty divine combination, so it was not surprising that Uberthons’ Chocolatathon 5K and 10K race sold out before the day of the event. As an [read more...]

Race Recap: 2016 Daddython 5K

June 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

Local race organizer Uberthons unveiled two new races at Cook Park in Tigard this year, last month’s Chocolatathon, and on Father’s Day Weekend, the Daddython. Along with about 100 other runners (adults and kids), I showed up bright and [read more...]

Race Preview: 2016 Twilight Run 5K

June 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

Although fall is my favorite season, it’s hard to deny that Pacific Northwest summers can be pretty spectacular. It’s no surprise that all kinds of outdoor events take advantage of the warm weather and long days, such as the Tigard [read more...]

Race Preview: 2016 Daddython 5K

May 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Uberthons staged a new race, the Chocolatathon, on Mother’s Day weekend this year. (There’s also the Mommathon, which took place in February of last year and this year.) Now it’s the turn of dads all over, with the inaugural [read more...]