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90 Days at a Glance Calendar

DECEMBER
 
 
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
 
Polar Skip & Dip 5K.Fort Lewis. 10 a.m. Dip optional, Kids’ 2K @9:30 www.jblmmwr.com/races, (253) 967-4768.
 
Run Olympia Relay 5K. Olympia. 9 a.m. Run solo, tandem or in a relay. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or FB page.
 
Run or Wine 5K.Woodinville. 2:30 p.m. Wine-tasting at finish. www.run2befit.com, (425) 259-5170.
 
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
 
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. XC run at Magnuson Park. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
Pacific Park Runs. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Complete as many 1.5 mi. loops 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
 
Hardcore Runners Club Winter Race Series: #2. Yakima. www.hcrunners.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
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
 
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. www.cob.org/services/recreation, (360) 647-7665.
 
Seaport Striders Hangover Run 4 & 9 Milers. Lewiston, ID. 10 a.m. Start the year off with a free, untimed fun run. www.seaportstriders.com
 
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
 
Hardcore Runners Club Winter Race Series #3. Yakima. www.hcrunners.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Resolution Run 5K, 10K & 1K Club Run.Battle Ground. 10 a.m. Flat course with optional polar bear waterslide. www.getboldevents.com
 
Saturday, January 10
 
New Balance Winter Grand Prix Race #3.Seattle. 9 a.m. Road run at Magnuson Park. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
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.
 
Sunday, January 11
 
Lake Samish 6.5 & 13.1 Miles.Bellingham. 10 a.m. Chip-timing and shuttle vans; early registration encouraged. www.gbrc.net
 
Saturday, January 17
 
Capitol Peak Mega Fat Ass 17 & 34 Miles. Olympia. 8 a.m. No frills trail run. www.capitolpeakultras.com
 
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
 
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
 
No Sun Fun Run 5K & 1 Miler. Puyallup. 10 a.m. Nathan Chapman Trail in Heritage Park. www.piercecountywa.org
 
Nookachamps Winter Half Marathon*, 10K* & 5K*.Mount Vernon. 10 a.m. Some hills, great winter scenery, warm-up facilities at finish. www.nookachamps.com
 
Sunday, January 18
 
Hardcore Runners Club Winter Race Series: #4. Yakima. www.hcrunners.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Maui Oceanfront Marathon* & Half*.Wailea, HI. Point-to-point course featuring beautiful oceanfront and mountain views; 15K, 10K & 5Ks too. www.mauioceanfrontmarathon.com
 
Saturday, January 24
 
Five-K Frostbite Footrace. Deer Park. 10 a.m. Flat & fast. www.brrc.net www.cityofdeerparkwa.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.
 
Interlaken Icicle Dash 5K & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Loop course includes paved and dirt trails. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
New Balance Winter Grand Prix Race #4.Seattle. 9 a.m. XC at Magnuson Park. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
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.
 
Sunday, January 25
 
Vancouver Lake Half Marathon.Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Popular race sells out quickly. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Saturday, January 31
 
Orcas Island 25K.Orcas Island. 9 a.m. 3500’ elevation gain. www.orcas25k.blogspot.com
 
 
FEBRUARY
 
Sunday, February 1
 
Mill Creek Puddle Run 5K, 5 & 1 Milers. Everett. 8:30 a.m. 100% chance of getting wet, muddy & dirty. http://www.ymca-snoco.org/?p=1121
 
Saturday, February 7
 
Frost Eagle 5 Miler & Half Marathon. Sammamish. 9:30 a.m. Soaring Eagle Regional Park features moderately difficult, twisty trails. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Frosty Four Miler.Yakima. Lovely, undulating hills. www.hcrunners.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
New Balance Winter Grand Prix Race #5. Seattle. 9 a.m. Track Races at Nathan Hale H.S. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
Orcas Island 50K.Olga. 8 a.m. Beautiful trail running. www.orcas50k.blogspot.com
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile. Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, chart your progress; meet at Magnuson Park boat ramp. (206) 527-5099.
 
Saturday, February 14
 
Love ‘em or Leave ‘em Valentine’s Day Dash 5K*. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Solo or 2-person teams. www.promotionevents.com, (206) 729-9972.
 
Magnuson Series President’s Day 5K, 10K, & 15K. Seattle. 10:15 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team options and kids’ dash. www.magnusonseries.org
 
Woolley Runs Half Marathon, Marathon, & 50K. Sedro-Woolley. 9 a.m. Out-and-back runs on local rail trail. www.nwultras.com
 
Zombies Have Hearts Too 5K. Bellingham. 10 a.m. New course for 2015. www.maxhigbee.org/zombies-have-hearts-too-5k-runwalk.html
 
Sunday, February 15
 
Birch Bay Marathon*. Blaine. 9 a.m. Stunning views; half suspended for 2015. www.birchbaymarathon.com
 
Fort Ebey Kettles Trail 10K, 20 Miler, Marathon & Half. Whidbey Island. 10 a.m. Beautiful course with moderate-to-high climb. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Saturday, February 21
 
Fragrance Lake Half Marathon. Bellingham. 10 a.m. Challenging trail run; free kids’ 1K. www.bellinghamtrail.com
 
FSRC Resolution Run #3 15K & 15 Miles. Steilacoom. 9 a.m. Hot showers and food post-race; both distances certified. www.runfsrc.com, (253) 537-8712.
 
New Balance Winter Grand Prix Race #6. Seattle. 9 a.m. Magnuson Park, last race in series. www.clubnorthwest.org
 
Sunday, February 22
 
Chili Chase 5K. Tacoma. 9:30 a.m. Chip-timed; kids’ dash & child watch available. www.metroparkstacoma.org
 
Hazel Dell Half Marathon & 8K. Vancouver, WA. 8:30 am. Challenging and varied course. www.maxmusclevancouver.com
 
ROAD-odend-RUN Relay & Solo 6 Miler. Olympia. 9:30 a.m. Two-person teams run four laps around lake. www.roadodendrun.yolasite.com
 
Indoor Triathlon USA. Seattle. 10 min. pool s, 30 min indoor b, 15 min r. www.indoortriathlonusa.com
 
Saturday, February 28
 
Richland Run Fest Marathon*, Half* & 5K. Richland. 9 a.m. Chip-timed event starts and ends at Howard Amon Park. www.3rrr.org
 
Skagit Symphony’s Smelt Run 5K* & 10K*. La Conner. 10 a.m. Hot showers and refreshments post-race; 2-mile walk and kids’ dash. www.skagitsymphony.com