running

Mother’s Day Half and 5K

May 6, 2022

Coming May 8, 2022. A fun and active day with your mom! Join the Mother’s Day Half and 5K in beautiful Kirkland, Washington, just north of Seattle on Sunday. Both courses start and end at Juanita Beach Park on the shores of Lake Washington. The Half Marathon will take you on roads and crushed gravel […]

GOREWEAR R5 2 in 1 Shorts

April 18, 2022

Engineered for optimal performance. It’s no surprise that one of our favorite companies, GOREWEAR, has one of our favorite running shorts…the R5 2 in 1 Shorts! Designed with attached inner tights with an inseam of 7.1 inches, they fit snugly but comfortably so that you won’t need to worry about that dreaded chafing which can […]

GOREWEAR Women’s Drive Jacket

April 18, 2022

Don’t let the wind keep you from enjoying your next run. The new Women’s Drive Jacket from our friends at GOREWEAR is just what you need to brave the elements when you head outdoors. Like the award winning GOREWEAR R5 Women GORE-TEX INFINIUM Insulated Jacket that we introduced you to last year, the Drive Jacket […]

Hop Hop Races

April 8, 2022

Coming April 16, 2022. Run for the Peeps! It’s the Hop Hop Races in Camas, Washington, a scenic town just across the Columbia River from Portland, Oregon. Choose from a 5K, 10K, 10 Miler, Half Marathon, or a virtual race where you can choose any distance you like. The courses are professionally timed and measured and range […]

Whidbey Woods Trail Run

July 16, 2021

Coming July 17, 2021. The return of the trail races! Join Northwest Trail Runs for their Whidbey Woods Trail Run this Saturday. Take the scenic ferry from Mukilteo, just north of Seattle, to the Clinton ferry terminal on Whidbey Island and drive about 20 minutes to Putney Woods County Park. Choose from 3 distances: 5K […]

Fallen Soldiers Memorial 5K, 10K, and Half

May 28, 2021

Coming May 31, 2021. This Memorial Day, participate in the Fallen Soldiers Memorial 5K, 10K, and Half to honor the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. The race is managed by Bishop Events in partnership with the Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation, a national charity that provides outdoor sporting activities to […]

Cinco de Mayo 5K, 10K, 15K, Half Marathon

April 30, 2021

Coming May 2, 2021. A COVID-safe race to celebrate Cinco de Mayo! Join A Better World Running for their Cinco de Mayo 5k, 10k, 15k, Half Marathon, held in Santa Monica, California. Bib pick up starts 7:10am and then choose a staggered start time or self time and start earlier or a little later, as […]

Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon

February 19, 2020

Coming April 18, 2020. Known as America’s Toughest Road Marathon, the Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon definitely lives up to its name. Expect a total elevation gain/loss of close to 7,500 feet – the most elevation change of any road race in the United States. The race begins and ends in downtown Roanoke, Virginia and takes runners […]

London Landmarks Half Marathon

February 5, 2020

Coming March 29, 2020. Big Ben is calling! It’s the London Landmarks Half Marathon! As the name implies, the race route reads like a tour book of the top sites of the capital: Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral, Nelson’s Column, the Shard, the Tower of London, the London Eye, and more. As if the iconic landmarks weren’t […]

Milestii Mici Wine Run

February 3, 2020

February 9, 2020. What a unique race! The Milestii Mici Wine Run is a 10K race through a large underground cave network that houses the biggest wine collection in the world (nearly 2 million bottles!), the Milestii Mici Winery located in the Republic of Moldova. In case you’re not up on your geography (yes, we had to […]

Super Bowl Fun Run – Tackling Pediatric Cancer

January 30, 2020

Coming February 2, 2020. This Sunday’s the big game…yes, the Super Bowl where the San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs will battle it out for the National Football League Championship title. Regardless of who you’ll be rooting for, how about spending some time tackling a worthy cause? It’s the Super Bowl Fun Run – […]

Top Running Gear of 2019

December 9, 2019

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2019 reviews in the Running Gear category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…the reusable Remodeez Deodorizers, that keep your shoes, gym bags, closets, helmets, gloves, and more odor-free […]

MCRR Turkey Burnoff

November 27, 2019

Coming November 30, 2019. OK, it’s almost a tradition to overeat on Thanksgiving, so how about making another tradition: work off some of those extra calories the day after? Then the MCRR Turkey Burnoff is just what you need! The Montgomery County Road Runners host a 5 and 10 mile race at Seneca Creek State […]

Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot

November 26, 2019

Coming November 28, 2019. The largest timed Thanksgiving race in the United States. Join more than 25,000 trotters at the Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot. Held in downtown San Jose, California, there’s a 5K, 10K and kids’ fun run which take runners and walkers through city streets on flat, paved roads. The race is in its 15th […]

Feaster Five Thanksgiving Day Road Race

November 19, 2019

Coming November 28, 2019. One of the largest races in Massachusetts and one of the largest Thanksgiving day races in New England. It’s the Feaster Five Thanksgiving Day Road Race held in Andover, Massachusetts. Choose from a 5 mile or a 5 kilometer race that takes runners through the historic center of town with a few hills thrown in […]

Trot Off Your Turkey 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

November 14, 2019

Coming November 29, 2019. Don’t we all overeat at Thanksgiving? Our friends at The Amherst Junior Women’s Club have a solution for you with their 19th Annual Trot Off Your Turkey 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run! Held the Friday after Thanksgiving, this family friendly event takes runners and walkers through the historic village center of […]

DC Wonder Woman College Run 5K

November 7, 2019

Coming November 9, 2019. Power, Grace, Wisdom, and Wonder. It’s the DC Wonder Woman College Run 5K! This inaugural race is an untimed, fun, fast course through the Oklahoma State University campus. Included in your registration is a DC Wonder Woman Run Kit (women’s cut tech tank or unisex tech shirt), finishers medal, complimentary photos and videos, and […]

Salute to Veterans Run

November 6, 2019

Coming November 10, 2019. A tribute to all branches of the military services. The Salute to Veterans Run is held in Jacksonville, Florida along the beautiful St. Johns River and through parts of downtown. This is a flat 5K race on paved roads and includes a 1 Mile Fun Run and Patriotic Paws Parade. Cash prizes will be […]

Miami Beach Halloween Half Marathon and the Freaky 4-Miler

October 23, 2019

Coming October 26, 2019. Get in the Halloween spirit with the Miami Beach Halloween Half Marathon and the Freaky 4-Miler! The race starts early (6:30am for the half marathon and 6:45am for the 4-Miler), but before you balk at the time, it means that you’ll get to see the beautiful sunrise on the clear, blue-green waters of […]

Haunted Hustle

October 21, 2019

Coming October 26, 2019. Billed as the scariest course on the planet, it’s the Haunted Hustle! Held in Salt Lake City, Utah, this 5K will have a zombie graveyard, creepy foggy forest, and even a tunnel of terror! Try to stay alive (with your “life” ribbon) as the zombies, ghouls, and ghosts attempt to capture […]

Toronto Women’s 8K/5K

October 10, 2019

Coming October 12, 2019. Unified female power! It’s the Toronto Women’s 8K/5K, the final race in the Toronto Women’s Run Series. The out and back courses are scenic ones, with views of lovely fall colors in Wilket Creek Park. Runners and walkers are welcome on this mostly flat, paved path. Race swag includes limited edition […]

Guelph Thanksgiving Day Races

October 9, 2019

Coming October 14, 2019. More than 100 years and still running! Yes, the Guelph Thanksgiving Day Races were founded in 1894, making them one of the 10 oldest road races in the world. Every Canadian Thanksgiving Day (that’s right, Canada has a Thanksgiving, and it came before the United State’s and is celebrated the second Monday of October), […]

Alpharetta Women’s Half Marathon

October 7, 2019

Coming November 3, 2019. A race in one of the South’s Friendliest Cities! It’s the Alpharetta Women’s Half Marathon held in its namesake city, just 22 miles north of Atlanta. This women-only event offers half marathon and 5K courses through scenic, fall colors. Race swag includes a shirt and finisher medal. Expect post-race celebrations with food, […]

Southernmost Marathon and Half

October 3, 2019

Coming October 12, 2019. Do you know where the southernmost island in the 48 contiguous states is? It’s Key West, and that’s where the Southernmost Marathon and Half is held! Choose from 26.2, 13.1 or 3.1 mile courses, all with beautiful ocean and gulf views, as well as running through historical Key West spots like Ernest Hemingway’s House […]