Portland finally has an Easter Half Marathon, 10K & 5K to celebrate the holiday! This fun, Easter-themed event features a gorgeous half marathon and 5K course that takes participants all along Marine Drive with views of the beautiful Columbia River for the entire race! With giant Easter Egg Medals, Mimosas, Easter brunch snacks (including cinnamon rolls, fruit hardboiled eggs, more!), Easter Egg painting, costumes, and more, this new event is sure to be one of the most festive holiday-themed events around! Of course, this event will be chip timed and the half will be a certified course. Very flat and fast course to set a PR on or great for beginners looking to complete your first half, a fast 10K or a great 5K to set a PR on!
It's always easier to train when you've got something in mind train for. Find an upcoming running event in your area and sign up, it's as easy as that. Train each week in preparation for the big day and then go out and have fun with it. You will have runners at all different levels of running abilities. You'll have semi pro runners right down to absolute beginners. Running is for everyone when you realise that the only person you're competing with is yourself - to gradually make those improvements and gains. Good luck on your journey.
Motivate yourself and your friends by downloading DOARUN - the worlds first interactive running game. Set up a running group and invite your friends to join.