Seattle Runs You Might Like - March 2018

Seattle Runs You Might Like - March

Looking for a race in or around Seattle in March? Here are a few local races that you might like.

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Hot Chocolate 15k/5K 

Date: March 4, 2018
Distances: 5k, 15k

Part of the mega-popular national run series, the Hot Chocolate 15k/5k is a massive road race that rewards finishers with a bowl of chocolatey dippable goodies. Expect thousands of runners at this event, it's one of the bigger races of the year.

St. Patrick's Day Dash

St patricks day dash seattle

Date: March 17, 2018
Distance: 5k

The Seattle St. Patrick’s Day dash has humble beginnings, starting in the 1980’s as a race between various bars. It’s now the city’s largest annual single distance fun run, covering nearly 4 miles of downtown city streets. The dash is a family-friendly event with a wide variety of runners from younger athletes to fully costumed fun runners.

Mercer Island Half Marathon

Mercer Island Half

Date: March 18, 2018
Distances: 5k, 10k, half marathon

Every year, thousands of runners and walkers cross the finish line at the annual Mercer Island Half Marathon which also includes 10K and 5K races along with a Kids' Dash, all designed to help raise funds and awareness to fight colon cancer and to benefit an array of other charitable causes supported by the Mercer Island Rotary Club Foundation.

Dizzy Daze

Dizzy Daze

Date: March 24, 2018
Distance: As far as you can run in 5 or 12 hours

Yes! We're so happy that this race is back this year. At Dizzy Daze runners will travel anti-clockwise around the circumference on the outer groomed dirt path around Green Lake. Each loop measures the Indiana value of Pi (3.2) miles and the goal is to run as many loops as you can manage during the 12 (or five) hours. Whoever runs the most laps before 7 p.m. wins! Well, everyone wins, but that person wins the most.

Evolution Run

Evolution Run

Date: March 25, 2018
Distances: 5k, 10k, 15k

The Evolution Run is the third part of the Seattle Runs race series, geared towards runners who wish to make a change in their health and fitness levels. The race happens in Seward Park and features flat 5k, 10k and 15k road courses for both runners and walkers. 

Published on Mar 09, 2018