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Hippie Chick – Race Review

By On May 11, 2016

The Hippie Chick Half Marathon and Quarter Marathon is an all-women’s event held every year on Mother’s Day weekend in Hillsboro, Oregon. It’s got a costume award component, resulting in lots of… Read More

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Volunteering at the Gorge Waterfalls 50K: What I Learned about Ultramarathons

By On April 19, 2016

Ultramarathon – A race of any distance longer than 26.2 miles, often held on challenging trails rather than roads. Gorge Waterfalls 50K – An epic race with more than 6000 total feet… Read More

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Race Reviews

Blooms to Brews – Race Review

By On April 13, 2016

In just its second year, the Blooms to Brews race is already becoming a local phenomenon. Boasting a flat race course, unique event choices and a USATF certified Boston Qualifier, its appeal… Read More

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Gear Reviews & Giveaways

Spring Day Giveaway – Ended 4/7

By On March 24, 2016

Who’s ready for a warm breeze and a short sleeve? HeyRunnerMama’s got a fun Spring Day giveaway for YOU! Enter below to win ALL 5 of these sweet prizes. Hooray, it’s Spring!… Read More

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Adidas Shamrock Run – Race Review

By On March 18, 2016

The Adidas Shamrock Run is kind of a local institution. For one morning, they close down the streets of downtown Portland and, if you’re ready, you get to dive into a sea… Read More

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Music

Running Songs that Rock

By On March 5, 2016

Want a playlist with running songs that rock? This one’s for you. We have a list you can rock out to while you run, with no dance club music. There’s not a… Read More

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Race Discount Codes! Save up to 50% OFF

By On February 24, 2016

You’ll often hear that running is a cheap sport. “All you need is a pair of shoes,” they say, and to some extent they’re right. But if you like to run in… Read More

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Heart Breaker Half / 5K / 10K: Race Review

By On February 16, 2016

The Heart Breaker Half and Providence Heart-to-Start 5k/10k is a strong race, and its two strongest points are the lovely course, and the great people who run and walk it. I got… Read More

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Our Favorite Funny Running Sayings

By On February 9, 2016

Who’s up for some funny running sayings? We work too hard out there; it’s time to break it up with a giggle now and then. Each of these bite sized quotes is… Read More

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Race for Warmth 2016: Race Review

By On February 2, 2016

The 2016 Race for Warmth is one I have been looking forward to running. I ran the race in its first year, in 2015. Organized by Clark Public Utilities, I thought its… Read More