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.
Night of the Running Dead 5K. Bellingham. 7 p.m. Urban “adventure run” leaves from Boundary Bay Brewing.
Saturday, November 1
EWU Homecoming 5K. Cheney. 9 a.m.
Fircrest Watch Your Speed 5K*.Fircrest. 9 a.m. Mostly flat course w/easy downhill., (253) 238-4160.
In Unity We Run Marathon* & Half. Kent. 8 a.m. Out-and-back on the Green River trail.
Lewis River 5 Miler. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Scenic and tree shaded trail run.
Puddle Jump 5K & 10K. Lacey. 9 a.m. Scenic loop course on Chehalis-Western Trail.
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.”
Get Your Rear in Gear 5K.Redmond. 8:30 a.m. Benefits research and education for colon cancer; kids’ dash.
Klickitat Half Marathon & 5K. Klickitat. 10 a.m. Scenic, medium technical trails.
PurpleStride Puget Sound 5K. Seattle. Family-friendly event in Magnuson Park.
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.
Saturday, November 8
Call of the Wild 50K, Marathon & Half.Bothell. Out-and-back on Sammamish River trail.
Carkeek Cooler 5K & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m.Run on “rollercoaster” trails.
Fowl Fun Run 5K* & 10K*.Mount Vernon. 10 a.m.
Mud and Chocolate 4.5 Mile Trail Run.Redmond. Muddy course, chocolate at finish; “Chocoholics” can also run half on Sunday.
Mustache Dache 5K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Grow a stache, do the dache, support men’s health and party at the finish line.
North Kitsap Fishline Veterna’s Day 5K. Bainbridge Island., (360) 779-5190.
Sugar Rush 5K & 10K. Spokane. 9 a.m. Loop course on Centennial trail, chocolate reception at the finish.
Veteran’s Day 10K & 5K. Soap Lake.
Winter Pineapple Classic 5K.North Bend. First wave 9 a.m. Run w/obstacles on mixed terrain., (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.
Mud and Chocolate Half Marathon.Redmond. Cruise wide dirt trails on way to a chocolate-themed finish area.
Sporty Diva’s 6.5 Miler & Half Marathon. Orting. 9 a.m. Trail run.
Saturday, November 15
Columbia River Classic 10 & 2 Mile Run.Richland. 9:30 a.m. Do the “Double” – both distances back to back.
Grand Ridge 5 Miler, Half Marathon, Marathon & 50K.Issaquah. 7:45 a.m. Nice double and single-track trails; sells out early.
Klineline 3 & 6 Milers. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Out-and-back on Salmon Creek Trail.
Poultry Predictor 4 Miler. Redmond. 10 a.m. Top five runners closest to their predicted finish time win a turkey, no timing devices., (425) 556-2333.
Snoqualmie Ridge Turkey Trot 5K*.Snoqualmie. 9:15 a.m. Fee includes pancake breakfast; kids’ 1K.
Sunday, November 16
Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon* & Half*. Las Vegas, NV. Run “the strip” at night.
Seattle Run Series 5K & 10K. Seattle. 3rdin series of 3 at Alki Beach Park.
Saturday, November 22
CCR Turkey Trot 5K. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Annual tradition for Clark County runners.
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.
Ft. Lewis Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Ft. Lewis. 9 a.m., (253) 967-4768.
Hoquiam Turkey Trot 2K, 5K & 10K.Hoquiam. 9 a.m.
Orting Turkey Trot 5K & 10K. Orting. 9 a.m. Course follows Carbon River on Foothills trail., (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.
TriCities Jingle Bell 5K & 1K Kids’ Run.Richland. 10 a.m. Holiday-themed race benefits the Arthritis Foundation., (509) 315-9862.
White Salmon Valley Schools 5K Turkey Trot. White Salmon. 10 a.m. Sponsored by Whitson Elementary PTO.
Sunday, November 23
FSRC Turkey Trot 5K. Lakewood. 2 p.m. XC style run through Ft. Steilacoom Park., (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.
Hopelink Turkey Trot 5K. Kirkland. Kirkland tradition is fun for whole family., (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.
BRRC Turkey Trot.Spokane. 10 a.m. Sponsored by Bloomsday Road Runner’s Club.
Clark County Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Vancouver, WA. 9 a.m. Chip-timing, polar bear dip after; no DOR.
Holmes Chiropractic Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Gig Harbor. 8 a.m. Out-and-backs leaving from Skansie Brothers Park., (253) 858-5152.
Issaquah Turkey Trot 5K. Issaquah. 9 a.m. No-frills community event; proceeds go to Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank.
Kennewick Turkey Trot 5K & 1 Miler. Kennewick. 9 a.m.,
Magnuson Series Thanksgiving Day 5K & 10K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team option and kids’ dash.
20thAnnual Norpoint Turkey Trot 5K* Run & 2 Mile Run/Walk.Tacoma. 9 a.m. Run before you gobble, kids’ dash., (253) 305-1022.
Oly Trot 4 Miler. Olympia. 9 a.m. Bring two non-perishable food items, certified course in Heritage Park.
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.
Skamania’s Turkey Trot 5K.Stevenson. 8 a.m. Benefits local food bank, please bring cash or food donation.
Tacoma City Turkey Trot 5K*. Tacoma. 9 a.m. Course runs through Procter district; kids’ 1K.
Turkey Day 5K & 5 Miler.Redmond. 9 a.m. Come w/ best-dressed “turkey” legs, food donations accepted.
Turkey on the Run 12K & 5K. Wenatchee. 9 a.m. Family friendly event; kids’ races., (509) 387-0051.
Wattle Waddle Marathon & Half. Seattle. 8 a.m. Out and back on Burke-Gilman trail, leaving from Gas Works Park.
Saturday, November 29
Christmas at the End of the Road 5K.Winthrop. 1 p.m. Part of weekend long celebration.
Heritage Trail 3 & 7 Milers. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m.
Seattle Ghost Marathon*, Half* & 50K.Seattle. 6 a.m. Loop course leaves from Mt. Baker park, early start available.
Seattle Marathon’s 5K*.Seattle. 8:30 a.m. Downtown course is dog and stroller friendly; costumes encouraged for “Santa vs. Superheroes” theme.
Seattle Children’s Kids Marathon.Seattle. 10 a.m. Final 1.2 miles of marathon course after logging 25 miles pre-event.
Sunday, November 30
Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon* & Half*.Seattle. Scenic rolling course with views of downtown and Lake Washington.
Hot Buttered Run 12K & 5K.Vancouver, WA. 9:30 a.m. Family event includes kids’ run, beverages and holiday spirit.
Saturday, December 6
Bend Jingle Bell 5K. Bend, OR. 11:40 a.m. Benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ dash and ugly Holiday sweater contest.
Birch Bay Ghost Marathon & “Mega Half” 15.1 Miles. Blaine. 9 a.m. Frying pan loop from Birch Bay Park.
“Dream Big” Girls on the Run 5K. Seabeck. Wildcat Lake.
Fairhaven Frosty 5K & 10K.Bellingham. 10 a.m. 5K loop course, 10K is 5K repeat; kids’ dash 9:45.
Girls on the Run 5K. Mt. Vernon.
Ho Ho Hoquiam Dash 2K, 5K & 10K. Hoquiam.9 a.m. Moderate level course with hills.
Jingle Trail 5K Fun Run & 1 Mile Walk. Coupeville. 10 a.m., (360) 678-5434.
Oso United Christmas 5K & 10K.Arlington. 11 a.m. Benefits mudslide recovery efforts.
Port Orchard Jingle Bell 5K.Port Orchard. 1:30 p.m. Benefits Arthritis Foundation, dress festive, kids’ 1K.
Redmond Reindeer Romp 5 Miler & Half Marathon. Redmond. 9:30 a.m. Well-groomed trails through the watershed preserve.
Rogers Reindeer Run 1K, 5K* & 10K*. Puyallup. 9 a.m. Heritage Rec Center.
Santa Run 5K.Clarkston. Out-and-back from Swallows Nest Picnic Shelter.
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., (888) 391-9389.
Spokane Jingle Bell 5K*.Spokane. 10 a.m. Holiday-themed run is a Bloomsday second seed qualifier., (509) 315-9862.
St. Martin’s Jingle Bell Run 5K & 1.55 Miler. 9:30 a.m.Lacey.Run through campus.
Ugly Sweater Run 5K. Seattle. 11 a.m. Put on ugly sweater, run, enjoy hot chocolate, beer or hard cider at finish.
Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K & 10K.Ridgefield. 9 a.m. Bring 2 cans of food to donate, cocoa and cookies at finish.
New Balance/SJJ Winter Grand Prix #1.Seattle. 9 a.m. Must finish 4 of 6 events to qualify for awards.
Sunday, December 7
Grinch Trail Half Marathon & 5K.Gig Harbor. Costume prizes for “naughty” or “nice”; kids’ run., (253) 851-2226.
K-9 Candy Cane 5K. Renton. 9:15 a.m. On paved Cedar River Trail, all levels and dogs welcome.
Portland Jingle Bell 5K. Portland, OR. 8:50 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K 8:30 a.m.
Saturday, December 13
Bellingham Jingle Bell 5K. Bellingham. 9:30 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K.
Deception Pass 25K. Oak Harbor. 8 a.m.
Kent Christmas Rush 5K* & 10K*.Kent. 9:50 a.m. A holiday favorite for over 30 years., (253) 856-5050.
Lincoln School 4.3 Miler. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Course runs through neighborhoods and along Discovery Trail.
Santa Runs Tacoma 21K, 10K, 5K & Kids’ 1K. Tacoma. 9 a.m. Run with Santa along Tacoma’s scenic waterfront; costume contest pre-race.
Sunday, December 14
Deception Pass 50K.Oak Harbor. 8 a.m.
Polar Skip & Dip. Ft. Lewis., (253) 967-4768.
Seattle Jingle Bell 5K. Seattle. 8: 20 a.m. Holiday-themed run benefits Arthritis Foundation, kids’ 1K.
Saturday, December 20
Jingle All the Way 5K. Longview. 5 p.m. Holiday costumes encouraged.
Lampson Cable Bridge Run 10K, 5K & 1 miler.Pasco. 9 a.m. The biggest race of the Tri-Cities; chip-timmimg.
Magnuson Series 5K & 10K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team option and kids’ dash.
New Balance/SJJ Winter Grand Prix #2.Seattle. 9 a.m. Must finish 4 of 6 events to qualify for awards.
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.
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 ,
Seward Solstice 4.2 Miles & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Loop course through old-growth forests.
White Elephant 5 Miler. Olympia. 9 a.m. DOR available at South Sound Running.
Sunday, December 21
Tour de Lights 5K. Bonney Lake. 7:30 p.m. Local Christmas light run, bring can of food to donate., (253) 862-8890.
12K’s of Christmas 5K & 12K. Kirkland. 9:30 a.m. New, flatter 12K course for 2014.
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., (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.
Yukon Do It Marathon, Half & 5K.Port Orchard. Flat course with negative elevation gain., yukondoit26.2com
Wednesday, December 31
Last Chance Marathon & Half. Bellingham. 9 a.m. Out-and-back on Interurban Trail.
The Last Run 5K and Polar Bear Plunge. Stevenson. 9 a.m. Get an early start on your New Year’s Resolutions.
Thursday, January 1
Cancer Fighters 5K. Silverdale. Loop course on paved Clear Creek Trail.
CNW Resolution Dry 5K* & Polar Bear Dive 5K*.Seattle. 10:30 a.m. Magnuson Park event includes optional dive into lake before finish., (206) 729-9972.
First Mile. Tacoma. 11 a.m. Fast, flat mile along Pt. Defiance marina for ages 5+, free event.
FSRC Resolution Run #1 5K* & 5 Miles. Steilacoom. 9 a.m. First in series of four; hot showers and food post-race., (253) 537-8712.
Hangover Run. 10 a.m. Vancouver, WA.
Lake Padden Resolution Run 2.6 Miler.Bellingham. 10:45 a.m. Free, untimed run followed by polar dip at noon., (360) 647-7665.
Prance and Plunge 3.6 Miles. Bremerton. 10 a.m. Run around Wildcat Lake, then take a dip., (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.
Resolution Run 5K, 10K & 1K Club Run.Battle Ground. 10 a.m. Flat course with optional polar bear waterslide at end, post-race party.
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.
FSRC Resolution Run #2 10K* & 10 Miles. Steilacoom. 9 a.m. 10 mile also certified; hot showers and food post-race, (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.
Sunday, January 18
Maui Oceanfront Marathon* & Half*.Wailea, HI. Point-to-point course featuring beautiful oceanfront and mountain views; 15K, 10K & 5Ks too.
Saturday, January 24
Interlaken Icicle Dash 5K & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Loop course includes paved and dirt trails.
Rain Run Half Marathon. Redmond. 9 a.m. Out and back on Sammamish river trail, umbrellas and cupcakes for finishers., (425) 785-8915.