Portland Runs You Might Like - December 2016 / January 2017
Here are a few Portland race picks from RunGuides to take you through the holiday season to the the New Year in good trim.
2017 Portland Road Race Series Guide
Portland boasts a wealth of fun & challenging Road Race Series for 2017 to the benefit of the local running community.
2017 Portland Trail Race Series Guide
Let's focus on the excellent trail race series opportunities found in and around Portland. Here's our RunGuides picks for Portland's best Trail Race Series for 2017.
Portland Runs You Might Like - October/November 2016
Here's a handful of Portland race picks from RunGuides for fall 2016. Have a look and see which of these runs you'd like to slot into your racing/training schedule.
Portland Runs You Might Like - September/October 2016
A few early fall road and trail runs in the PDX area that you may want to add to your race calendar.
Running Slowly Will Get You There Faster
Seven simple ways to get the most out of your long runs.
2016 Portland Trail Race Series Guide
Portland and environs enjoys several spectacular trail race series, featuring the glorious terrain of the Pacific Northwest. And some parks in Portland too.
2016 Portland Road Race Series Guide
Let's look at several outstanding road race series that happen in and around Portland each year. Lace up your shoes, log those miles and we'll see you out on the course!
Really Cool Runs - Empire State Building Run-Up
This isn't the longest race at only 1576 steps, but it does run straight up the Empire State Building!
Really Cool Runs - Elk Kings 25K
Looking for a new challenge? Try the Elk-Kings trail run, and summit two mountains over the course of only 25K!
Really Cool Runs - North Pole Marathon
The ultimate really cool run at the top of the planet, it's the North Pole Marathon.
Really Cool Runs - Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon
Take your runners high somewhere it's never been before: The Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon
Really Cool Runs - The Safaricom Marathon
Uh, is that a lion on the course? No, just a cheetah. Yes, it's the Safaricom Marathon.
Really Cool Runs - Atacama Crossing
Race through a virtual moonscape in the shadow of the Andes Mountains in this desert race: The Atacama Crossing.
Really Cool Runs - New Years Double Marathon
Why run one marathon when two is twice the fun? It's the New Years Double Marathon.
Really Cool Runs - El Scorcho Run
Midnight in Texas in July with plenty of bugs? Yes, it's the El Scorcho Run!
Really Cool Runs - Antarctic Ice Marathon
Bundle up for the southernmost marathon in the world! The Antarctic Ice Marathon.
Really Cool Runs - Comrades Marathon, South Africa
A 56 mile race over hills along the South African coast line, yes it's the storied Comrades Marathon!
Really Cool Runs - Jungle Marathon Brazil
Intense jungle heat, a few piranhas, welcome to the Jungle Marathon in Amazonian Brazil!
Really Cool Runs - Cappadocia Ultra Trail Turkey
Like to race amongst rugged natural towers and fairy chimneys? Check out the Cappadocia Ultra Trail in Turkey.
Really Cool Runs - Great Ethiopian Run
A cheerful romp through high altitude capital Addis Ababa - it's the Great Ethiopian Run.
Really Cool Runs - Midnight Sun Marathon
A summer solstice marathon in the Arctic Circle? Welcome to the Midnight Sun Marathon in Tromsø, Norway.
Really Cool Runs - Ultra Trail Mexico
Enjoy the stunning beauty of the Sierra de las Navajas mountains running the Ultra Trail Mexico.
Really Cool Runs - Patagonian International Marathon
A majestic marathon near the bottom of the world with a puma or two on the course? It's the Patagonian International Marathon in southern Chile.
Really Cool Runs - Volcanic 50
The Volcanic 50 is a rugged, challenging and yes, really cool run on Mt. St. Helens in Washington State.
Really Cool Runs - Bagan Temple Marathon
Temples, dirt paths, and the occasional water buffalo!?! Oh yes, it's the Bagan Temple Marathon.
Portland Fun Runs to Check Out in 2015
Portland area fun runs, mud runs, and all that jazz. Run these in 2015 and don't worry about time!
Weird Distance Portland Runs You Should Race in 2015
We made a list of cool Portland runs that don't conform to the standard set of distances.
Run These Portland Marathons in 2015
Long distance races (26.2 and beyond) that you should check out in 2015!
Portland Half Marathons You Should Run in 2015
Nine out of ten people agree that you should probably run these races in 2015.
Portland 10K Runs to Race in 2015
Here's a list of five 10k races in the Portland area that you should run in 2015!
Portland 5K Runs to Race in 2015
Five 5k races in and around Portland that you'll probably want to check out this year!
Five Must Run Portland Fun Runs
Time isn't everything! Here's a list of 5 great Portland fun runs!
Four Must Run Portland Marathons
We've listed four great Portland area marathon for your to race!
5 Must Run Portland Half Marathons
Want to run a great half marathon in Portland? We've got a list of some of the best 13.1 races in the area!
5 Must Run Portland 10k Races
Looking for a great Portland 10k race? We've made a list of some the best 10k events in the Portland area!
5 Must Run Portland 5k Races
Looking for a Portland 5k race? We've listed 5 great 5k events to help get you started!