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90 Days at a Glance Calendar

Friday, October 31
 
Bruce Newman Memorial Youth 1.5 Miler. 4:30 p.m. Kids up to and including 8thgrade. www.runoly.com
 
Night of the Running Dead 5K. Bellingham. 7 p.m. Urban “adventure run” leaves from Boundary Bay Brewing. www.skagitrunners.org
 
 
NOVEMBER
 
Saturday, November 1
 
EWU Homecoming 5K. Cheney. 9 a.m. www.brrc.net
 
Fircrest Watch Your Speed 5K*.Fircrest. 9 a.m. Mostly flat course w/easy downhill. www.cityoffircrest.net, (253) 238-4160.
 
In Unity We Run Marathon* & Half. Kent. 8 a.m. Out-and-back on the Green River trail. http://www.greenrivermarathon.com/results/2014_IUWR.html
 
Lewis River 5 Miler. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Scenic and tree shaded trail run.
www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Puddle Jump 5K & 10K. Lacey. 9 a.m. Scenic loop course on Chehalis-Western Trail. www.olycentro.com/puddlejump
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile.Boat Ramp, Magnuson Park, Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, chart your progress. (206) 527-5099.
 
Sunday, November 2
 
Evan Sebenius Memorial 5K.9 a.m. Carnation. Help “run Evan in.” http://www.gofundme.com/RunEvanIn
 
Get Your Rear in Gear 5K.Redmond. 8:30 a.m. Benefits research and education for colon cancer; kids’ dash. www.getyourrearingear.com
 
Klickitat Half Marathon & 5K. Klickitat. 10 a.m. Scenic, medium technical trails. www.columbiagorgerunningclub.com
 
PurpleStride Puget Sound 5K. Seattle. Family-friendly event in Magnuson Park. www.purplestride.com
 
Turn Back the Clock Half Marathon, 10K* & 5K*. Lacey. 8 a.m. Celebrate the “extra hour” at Rainer Vista Community Park; 1 mile family run. www.clubolyroadrunners.org
 
Saturday, November 8
 
Call of the Wild 50K, Marathon & Half.Bothell. Out-and-back on Sammamish River trail. firstcalltorunmarathon.blogspot.com
 
Carkeek Cooler 5K & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m.Run on “rollercoaster” trails. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Fowl Fun Run 5K* & 10K*.Mount Vernon. 10 a.m. www.skagitrunners.org
 
Mud and Chocolate 4.5 Mile Trail Run.Redmond. Muddy course, chocolate at finish; “Chocoholics” can also run half on Sunday. www.mudandchocolate.com
 
Mustache Dache 5K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Grow a stache, do the dache, support men’s health and party at the finish line. www.mustachedache.com
 
North Kitsap Fishline Veterna’s Day 5K. Bainbridge Island. www.nkfishline.org, (360) 779-5190.
 
Sugar Rush 5K & 10K. Spokane. 9 a.m. Loop course on Centennial trail, chocolate reception at the finish. https://inlandnwbaby.webconnex.com/SugarRushSpo
 
Veteran’s Day 10K & 5K. Soap Lake. http://www.ulbfit.com/
 
Winter Pineapple Classic 5K.North Bend. First wave 9 a.m. Run w/obstacles on mixed terrain. www.winterpineappleclassic.com, (206) 628-0777 x104.
 
Sunday, November 9
 
Bellingham Trail Marathon & Half.Bellingham. 9 a.m. Stunning mix of trail running may be toughest marathon in the state. www.bellinghamtrailmarathon.com
 
Mud and Chocolate Half Marathon.Redmond. Cruise wide dirt trails on way to a chocolate-themed finish area. www.mudandchocolate.com
 
Sporty Diva’s 6.5 Miler & Half Marathon. Orting. 9 a.m. Trail run. www.sportydiva.com
 
Saturday, November 15
 
Columbia River Classic 10 & 2 Mile Run.Richland. 9:30 a.m. Do the “Double” – both distances back to back. www.3rrr.org
 
Grand Ridge 5 Miler, Half Marathon, Marathon & 50K.Issaquah. 7:45 a.m. Nice double and single-track trails; sells out early. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
Klineline 3 & 6 Milers. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Out-and-back on Salmon Creek Trail. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Poultry Predictor 4 Miler. Redmond. 10 a.m. Top five runners closest to their predicted finish time win a turkey, no timing devices. www.redmond.gov, (425) 556-2333.
 
Snoqualmie Ridge Turkey Trot 5K*.Snoqualmie. 9:15 a.m. Fee includes pancake breakfast; kids’ 1K. www.runsnoqualmie.com
 
Sunday, November 16
 
Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon* & Half*. Las Vegas, NV. Run “the strip” at night. www.runrocknroll.competitor.com
 
Seattle Run Series 5K & 10K. Seattle. 3rdin series of 3 at Alki Beach Park. www.fitnessforvitality.com
 
Saturday, November 22
 
CCR Turkey Trot 5K. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Annual tradition for Clark County runners. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
GBRC Turkey Trot 5K.Bellingham. 9 a.m. Register at Whatcom Falls Park main picnic shelters from 7:30-8:45; kids’ run @8:30 a.m. www.gbrc.net
 
Ft. Lewis Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Ft. Lewis. 9 a.m. www.jblmmwr.com, (253) 967-4768.
 
Hoquiam Turkey Trot 2K, 5K & 10K.Hoquiam. 9 a.m. www.funrun.cityofhoquiam.com
 
Orting Turkey Trot 5K & 10K. Orting. 9 a.m. Course follows Carbon River on Foothills trail. www.databarevents.com, (360) 893-0095.
 
Seaport Striders Turkey Trot 4 Miler. Clarkston. 10 a.m. One-way run ends at Asotin H.S., rides back to start. www.seaportstriders.com
 
TriCities Jingle Bell 5K & 1K Kids’ Run.Richland. 10 a.m. Holiday-themed race benefits the Arthritis Foundation. www.tricitiesjinglebellrun.org, (509) 315-9862.
 
White Salmon Valley Schools 5K Turkey Trot. White Salmon. 10 a.m. Sponsored by Whitson Elementary PTO. www.whitsonturkeytrot.eventbrite.com
 
Sunday, November 23
 
FSRC Turkey Trot 5K. Lakewood. 2 p.m. XC style run through Ft. Steilacoom Park. www.runfsrc.com, (253) 537-8712.
 
Green Lake Gobble 5K*, 10K, Kids’ Dash & Mashed Potato Munch Off.Seattle. 9:30 a.m. On the roads around Green Lake. www.promotionevents.com
 
Hopelink Turkey Trot 5K. Kirkland. Kirkland tradition is fun for whole family. www.hope-link.org, (425) 869-6000.
 
Thursday, November 27
 
Bainbridge Island Turkey Trot 5K & 1 Miler.8:30 a.m. Bainbridge Island. Family-friendly run benefits Helpline House. www.bainbridgeturkeytrot.org
 
BRRC Turkey Trot.Spokane. 10 a.m. Sponsored by Bloomsday Road Runner’s Club. www.brrc.net
 
Clark County Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Vancouver, WA. 9 a.m. Chip-timing, polar bear dip after; no DOR. www.turkey-trot.org
 
Holmes Chiropractic Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Gig Harbor. 8 a.m. Out-and-backs leaving from Skansie Brothers Park. www.holmeschiropractic.net, (253) 858-5152.
 
Issaquah Turkey Trot 5K. Issaquah. 9 a.m. No-frills community event; proceeds go to Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank. www.issaquahturkeytrot.org
 
Kennewick Turkey Trot 5K & 1 Miler. Kennewick. 9 a.m. www.redcross.org, www.3rrr.org
 
Magnuson Series Thanksgiving Day 5K & 10K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team option and kids’ dash. www.magnusonseries.org
 
20thAnnual Norpoint Turkey Trot 5K* Run & 2 Mile Run/Walk.Tacoma. 9 a.m. Run before you gobble, kids’ dash. www.metroparkstacoma.org/RACES, (253) 305-1022.
 
Oly Trot 4 Miler. Olympia. 9 a.m. Bring two non-perishable food items, certified course in Heritage Park. www.guerillarunning.com
 
Ridgefield Walk for Water Turkey Trot 5K. Ridgefield. 8 a.m. Walker-friendly course. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , (360) 225 0427.
 
Seattle Turkey Trot 5K.Seattle. 9 a.m. Supports the Ballard Food Bank. www.seattleturkeytrot.org
 
Skamania’s Turkey Trot 5K.Stevenson. 8 a.m. Benefits local food bank, please bring cash or food donation. www.columbiagorgerunningclub.com
 
Tacoma City Turkey Trot 5K*. Tacoma. 9 a.m. Course runs through Procter district; kids’ 1K. www.tacomacityturkeytrot.com
 
Turkey Day 5K & 5 Miler.Redmond. 9 a.m. Come w/ best-dressed “turkey” legs, food donations accepted. www.finishstrongevents.com
 
Turkey on the Run 12K & 5K. Wenatchee. 9 a.m. Family friendly event; kids’ races. www.runwenatchee.com, (509) 387-0051.
 
Wattle Waddle Marathon & Half. Seattle. 8 a.m. Out and back on Burke-Gilman trail, leaving from Gas Works Park. www.wattlewaddle.com
 
Saturday, November 29
 
Christmas at the End of the Road 5K.Winthrop. 1 p.m. Part of weekend long celebration. www.winthropwashington.com
 
Heritage Trail 3 & 7 Milers. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Seattle Ghost Marathon*, Half* & 50K.Seattle. 6 a.m. Loop course leaves from Mt. Baker park, early start available. www.nwultras.com
 
Seattle Marathon’s 5K*.Seattle. 8:30 a.m. Downtown course is dog and stroller friendly; costumes encouraged for “Santa vs. Superheroes” theme. www.seattlemarathon.org
 
Seattle Children’s Kids Marathon.Seattle. 10 a.m. Final 1.2 miles of marathon course after logging 25 miles pre-event. www.seattlemarathon.org
 
Sunday, November 30
 
Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon* & Half*.Seattle. Scenic rolling course with views of downtown and Lake Washington. www.seattlemarathon.org
 
Hot Buttered Run 12K & 5K.Vancouver, WA. 9:30 a.m. Family event includes kids’ run, beverages and holiday spirit. www.energyevents.com
 
 
DECEMBER
 
Saturday, December 6
 
Bend Jingle Bell 5K. Bend, OR. 11:40 a.m. Benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ dash and ugly Holiday sweater contest. www.bendjinglebellrun.org
 
Birch Bay Ghost Marathon & “Mega Half” 15.1 Miles. Blaine. 9 a.m. Frying pan loop from Birch Bay Park. www.databarevents.com
 
“Dream Big” Girls on the Run 5K. Seabeck. Wildcat Lake. www.girlsontherunwestsound.org
 
Fairhaven Frosty 5K & 10K.Bellingham. 10 a.m. 5K loop course, 10K is 5K repeat; kids’ dash 9:45. www.gbrc.net
 
Girls on the Run 5K. Mt. Vernon. www.whatcomymca.org
 
Ho Ho Hoquiam Dash 2K, 5K & 10K. Hoquiam.9 a.m. Moderate level course with hills. http://funrun.cityofhoquiam.com/
 
Jingle Trail 5K Fun Run & 1 Mile Walk. Coupeville. 10 a.m. centralwhidbeychamber.com, (360) 678-5434.
 
Oso United Christmas 5K & 10K.Arlington. 11 a.m. Benefits mudslide recovery efforts. www.arlingtonrunnersclub.org
 
Port Orchard Jingle Bell 5K.Port Orchard. 1:30 p.m. Benefits Arthritis Foundation, dress festive, kids’ 1K. www.portorchardjinglebellrun.org
 
Redmond Reindeer Romp 5 Miler & Half Marathon. Redmond. 9:30 a.m. Well-groomed trails through the watershed preserve. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Rogers Reindeer Run 1K, 5K* & 10K*. Puyallup. 9 a.m. Heritage Rec Center. www.rogersreindeerrun.vpweb.com
 
Santa Run 5K.Clarkston. Out-and-back from Swallows Nest Picnic Shelter. www.seaportstriders.com
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile.Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, meet at Magnuson Park boat ramp. (206) 527-5099.
 
Skagit Jingle Bell 5K. Mount Vernon. 9:30 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K. www.skagitjinglebellrun.org, (888) 391-9389.
 
Spokane Jingle Bell 5K*.Spokane. 10 a.m. Holiday-themed run is a Bloomsday second seed qualifier. www.spokanejinglebellrun.org, (509) 315-9862.
 
St. Martin’s Jingle Bell Run 5K & 1.55 Miler. 9:30 a.m.Lacey.Run through campus. http://www.stmartin.edu/jinglebellrun/
 
Ugly Sweater Run 5K. Seattle. 11 a.m. Put on ugly sweater, run, enjoy hot chocolate, beer or hard cider at finish. www.theuglysweaterrun.com
 
Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K & 10K.Ridgefield. 9 a.m. Bring 2 cans of food to donate, cocoa and cookies at finish. www.runridgefield.com
 
New Balance/SJJ Winter Grand Prix #1.Seattle. 9 a.m. Must finish 4 of 6 events to qualify for awards. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
Sunday, December 7
 
Grinch Trail Half Marathon & 5K.Gig Harbor. Costume prizes for “naughty” or “nice”; kids’ run. www.route16runwalk.com, (253) 851-2226.
 
K-9 Candy Cane 5K. Renton. 9:15 a.m. On paved Cedar River Trail, all levels and dogs welcome. www.buduracing.com
 
Portland Jingle Bell 5K. Portland, OR. 8:50 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K 8:30 a.m. www.portlandjinglebellrun.org
 
Saturday, December 13
 
Bellingham Jingle Bell 5K. Bellingham. 9:30 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K. www.bellinghamjinglebellrun.org
 
Deception Pass 25K. Oak Harbor. 8 a.m. www.deceptionpass50.blogspot.com
 
Kent Christmas Rush 5K* & 10K*.Kent. 9:50 a.m. A holiday favorite for over 30 years. www.ci.kent.wa.us, (253) 856-5050.
 
Lincoln School 4.3 Miler. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Course runs through neighborhoods and along Discovery Trail. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Santa Runs Tacoma 21K, 10K, 5K & Kids’ 1K. Tacoma. 9 a.m. Run with Santa along Tacoma’s scenic waterfront; costume contest pre-race. www.santarunstacoma.com
 
Sunday, December 14
 
Deception Pass 50K.Oak Harbor. 8 a.m. www.deceptionpass50.blogspot.com
 
Polar Skip & Dip. Ft. Lewis. http://www.jblmmwr.com/races, (253) 967-4768.
 
Seattle Jingle Bell 5K. Seattle. 8: 20 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K. www.seattlejinglebellrun.org
 
Saturday, December 20
 
Jingle All the Way 5K. Longview. 5 p.m. Holiday costumes encouraged. www.kelsolongviewchamber.org
 
Lampson Cable Bridge Run 10K, 5K & 1 miler.Pasco. 9 a.m. The biggest race of the Tri-Cities; chip-timmimg. www.3rrr.org
 
Magnuson Series 5K & 10K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team option and kids’ dash. www.magnusonseries.org
 
New Balance/SJJ Winter Grand Prix #2.Seattle. 9 a.m. Must finish 4 of 6 events to qualify for awards. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
Pacific Park Runs. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Course is 1.5 mile mostly unpaved loop, complete as many as possible in under 45 minutes. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Pigtails Flat Ass 50K & Marathon. Ravensdale. 8 a.m. Flat trail run; bring food donations for food bank. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , www.databarevents.com
 
Seward Solstice 4.2 Miles & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Loop course through old-growth forests. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
White Elephant 5 Miler. Olympia. 9 a.m. DOR available at South Sound Running. www.whiteelephantrun.yolasite.com
 
Sunday, December 21
 
Tour de Lights 5K. Bonney Lake. 7:30 p.m. Local Christmas light run, bring can of food to donate. www.fleetfeetbonneylake.com, (253) 862-8890.
 
12K’s of Christmas 5K & 12K. Kirkland. 9:30 a.m. New, flatter 12K course for 2014. www.12ksofchristmas.com
 
Wednesday, December 24
 
Tacoma Jingle Bell Run 5K. Tacoma.10:30 a.m. or Noon. Bring food for local food bank or shoes for local mission. www.metroparkstacoma.org/Races, (253) 305-1022.
 
Sunday, December 28
 
Sporty Diva’s Last Run of the Year. Seattle. 9 a.m. Run 1 to 5 loops of 2.8 mile path around Green Lake. www.sportydiva.com
 
Yukon Do It Marathon, Half & 5K.Port Orchard. Flat course with negative elevation gain. www.yukondoitmarathon.com, yukondoit26.2com
 
Wednesday, December 31
 
Last Chance Marathon & Half. Bellingham. 9 a.m. Out-and-back on Interurban Trail. www.skagitrunners.org
 
The Last Run 5K and Polar Bear Plunge. Stevenson. 9 a.m. Get an early start on your New Year’s Resolutions. www.columbiagorgerunningclub.com
 
 
JANUARY
 
Thursday, January 1
 
Cancer Fighters 5K. Silverdale. Loop course on paved Clear Creek Trail. www.databarevents.com
 
CNW Resolution Dry 5K* & Polar Bear Dive 5K*.Seattle. 10:30 a.m. Magnuson Park event includes optional dive into lake before finish. www.promotionevents.com, (206) 729-9972.
 
First Mile. Tacoma. 11 a.m. Fast, flat mile along Pt. Defiance marina for ages 5+, free event. www.metroparkstacoma.org/first-run
 
FSRC Resolution Run #1 5K* & 5 Miles. Steilacoom. 9 a.m. First in series of four; hot showers and food post-race. www.runfsrc.com, (253) 537-8712.
 
Hangover Run. 10 a.m. Vancouver, WA. clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Lake Padden Resolution Run 2.6 Miler.Bellingham. 10:45 a.m. Free, untimed run followed by polar dip at noon. www.cob.org/services/recreation, (360) 647-7665.
 
Prance and Plunge 3.6 Miles. Bremerton. 10 a.m. Run around Wildcat Lake, then take a dip. www.kitsaptribabes.com, (360) 830-4243.
 
Saturday, January 3
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile.Boat Ramp, Magnuson Park, Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, chart your progress. (206) 527-5099.
 
Sunday, January 4
 
Absolution 4 & 8 Mile Runs. Kenmore. 9:30 a.m. 5thevent in Winter Trail Series. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Resolution Run 5K, 10K & 1K Club Run.Battle Ground. 10 a.m. Flat course with optional polar bear waterslide at end, post-race party. www.getboldevents.com
 
Saturday, January 10
 
Run for Faith 5K & 10K.Elma. Rural roads; kids’ half mile. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , (360) 482-4629.
 
Saturday, January 17
 
Elvis Birthday Bash 5K & 10K Dash. Olympia. 9:30 a.m. Celebrate the king – post-race concert and fried p.b. and banana sammies. www.databarevents.com
 
FSRC Resolution Run #2 10K* & 10 Miles. Steilacoom. 9 a.m. 10 mile also certified; hot showers and food post-race www.runfsrc.com, (253) 537-8712.
 
Magnuson Series MLK 5K, 10K, & 15K. Seattle. 10:15 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team options and kids’ dash. www.magnusonseries.org
 
Sunday, January 18
 
Maui Oceanfront Marathon* & Half*.Wailea, HI. Point-to-point course featuring beautiful oceanfront and mountain views; 15K, 10K & 5Ks too. http://www.mauioceanfrontmarathon.com/
 
Saturday, January 24
 
Interlaken Icicle Dash 5K & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Loop course includes paved and dirt trails. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Rain Run Half Marathon. Redmond. 9 a.m. Out and back on Sammamish river trail, umbrellas and cupcakes for finishers. www.therainrun.com, (425) 785-8915.