Whether you’re training for your first triathlon, seeking out your next 5K or on the hunt for a healthy food fest, we’ve got you covered with our best event picks around the Northwest.
Celebrate the joy of the season with this great holiday run in Bend, Ore. Grab the family, dress up and get ready to dash to help support the Arthritis Foundation. Choose to participate in either the 5K or 1 mile course, and don’t forget your jingle bells!
Experience the “ugliest 5K of your life” by participating in this holiday fun run. Enjoy a holiday movie-themed course filled with festive music, fun people and holiday treats. After the race, join fellow runners and their families for the most incredible ugly sweater party.
Support the future generations of women and girls by participating in the Girls On The Run Fall 5K. This run is non-competitive and will not be timed. Come in you best girl-inspired outfit and be proud to run or walk like a girl.
Run single track trails and experience significant elevation gain on a 6.8 mile loop around the Oregon Department of Forestry’s Shellburg Falls. Conditions are expected to be muddy and icy, so dress accordingly.
Seattle’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others. Wear you coolest holiday gear, tie jingle bells to your feet and get ready to run at this festive 5K that raises funds in the name of preventing, controlling and curing arthritis.
Make your way past flying fish and market stalls as you and your race team runs through Seattle decked out in your holiday best. Your team will have two hours to find a series of check points where you will answer questions about the surrounding area. Return your scorecard at the end of the time limit for a chance to win.
Think you’re good at trail running? Test your skills on the sixth run of the Run Big Trail Series. This challenging course goes straight up the mountain. Be prepared to run on a mixture of frozen and wet surfaces.
Celebrate the winter holidays and give yourself the gift of health! Participate in this holiday themed 12K or 5K run/walk in Kirkland. Stay for the post-event celebration including food, music and a holiday costume contest.
There’s no better way to celebrate the season of giving than with this fun run at Wright Park. Take a break from the holiday festivities to join this 3 mile run while listening to Christmas tunes. Get decked out in holiday fashion and make sure you bring non-perishable food for St. Leo’s Food Bank or old running shoes for the Tacoma Rescue Mission.