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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...]

Race series recap: Go Race Series

May 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

I love race series. Unlike a one-off race, when an off-day may rear it’s ugly head, a series rewards consistency and durability. Go Beyond Racing‘s recent Go Race Series was an excellent addition to the local multi-race schedule. This [read more...]

Race recap: 2015 Ho Ho Run

December 10, 2015 // 1 Comment

X-Dog Events’ annual Ho Ho Run has become a welcome holiday season fixture on the race calendar. Often chilly and wet, this year’s edition of the festive 5K was blessed with pleasantly mild and dry weather, with only the occasional cloud [read more...]