Fun Runs: Discount Codes for Fall Races in Washington

Fall is the perfect time to do a fun run or two with cooler temperatures and good times! The Women of Wonder 5/10k will be held at Green Lake Park in Seattle on Sept 13th.  I did this one last year and it is so much fun! You can register here and use the code RUNPINOTWOW to receive15% off.…

Electric Run Fun Photos

The Electric Run came to Seattle (well, actually Puyallup) last night. This is my second time doing this fun run – so fun!  Who doesn’t want to run to music and neon lights?!  It’s not a timed event, it’s all about having a good time. You can run, skip, walk, dance – whatever floats your boat. Check it out… Last time…

Seattle Women of Wonder 5k/10k Walk/Run

The Women of Wonder 5k and 10k Walk/Run (and kids dash) at Green Lake was this last Sunday morning. What a gorgeous morning it was and I had no clue what we were in for with this event.  What a pleasant surprise!  There were about 3000 people there and many dressed up for the occasion……

Mud and Chocolate Trail Run? Yes, Please!

Chocolate?  I know that got your attention!  I got home a day early from Banff and went on Running in the USA’s website to see this 3 mile trail run for last Saturday morning.  I was all over it!  It was perfect weather for a run – cloudy and just a couple sprinkles. It was held at Robinswood Park in…

Puget Sound Race for the Cure 2014

Yesterday was the Susan G. Komen Puget Sound Race for the Cure 5K Run/Walk.  It’s nice to see 1000’s of people coming together to support the fight for breast cancer!  I should have gotten photos of the crazy pink crowd. It was quite amazing!  These photos above were taken before the race and at the finish line.  You…

April Training brings May Racing!

I think May is Seattle’s best month for races.  Whether you walk, run (trail or pavement), adventure race, relay, or do triathlons, May has plenty of fun ones to choose from. The best part is that you are also helping raise money for local charities.  Get fit and spread joy!  Just click any picture for more info and to register: Races…

Polar Plunge in 2014!

Do something fun and crazy this year to help raise money for a great cause. Here are 8 cities taking the plunge this winter: Kennewick (Columbia Park, January 18) Seattle (Golden Gardens, February 1) Yakima (Sarg Hubbard Park, February 15) Liberty Lake/Spokane (Liberty Lake, February 22) Tacoma (Owen Beach, February 22) Wenatchee (Walla Walla Point Park, March 8) Anacortes (Seafarer’s…

The 12 Fun Runs of Christmas!

Here’s a list of twelve ho-ho-holiday fun runs in the greater Seattle area for December.   Just click pictures or runs for more information and to register.  Many of these races raise money for local charities.  Dress warm, get outdoors, and have fun! Races on Saturday, December 7, 2013 1.  In Kent: Christmas Rush 10k run, 5k walk/run 2. …

Running in the Night

The Black Cat Fun Run was this past Saturday evening down in Tacoma at Point Defiance. This race was on a much smaller scale than we are use to, maybe 1000 people.  Many runners dressed up in cute outfits hoping to win the costume contest that was at the beginning.  Stacy, Lisa, and I wore our black…