• Resolution Runners Kick-Off Party!

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    Join FootZone this winter for Resolution Runners, an incentive program to keep you running all winter long!

    At FootZone, we firmly believe that running = reward, and that running with friends makes all the difference when you’ve got resolutions!

    Anytime you attend an eligible run or event at FootZone, you’ll earn a point towards PRIZES that come all season long – cool things like FootZone hats, lights, gloves, and more!

    Meet your fellow Resolution Runners at our kick-off party on Saturday, January 4th! We’ll meet at FootZone at 9am for a 3-5 mile run, and then reconvene at store for snacks, a New Year’s toast, and an opportunity to mingle with the folks you’ll be running with this winter!


  • GiddyUP! Film Tour - Bend

    Posted on in categories Biking , Event , Hiking , Running , Travel & Adventure

    Friday Sep 13th, join in on the Outdoor City USA fun at LOGE Bend for the next stop on the GiddyUP! Film Tour!

    GiddyUP! Film Tour brings bicycle lovers together for a unique social event featuring the best in cycling cinema.

    The GiddyUP! Film Tour unveils films from around the globe showcasing exactly why we all love to ride… A love of tight and twisty singletrack, finding that perfect gravel road for an adventure, grinding out a solid effort all the way to the top of a road climb or simply shedding all the stress from a long day.

    You don’t need to be a cyclist to love these films, you just have to like a…

  • Outdoor City USA Coming To Mt. Bachelor Sep 13th-15th

    Posted on in categories Biking , Event , Hiking , Running , Travel & Adventure

    This new event is a vision of something really awesome. It will bring together outdoor gear companies, retailers and consumers for an outdoor sports expo and events that everyone can participate in.  We’re excited to be partnering with Outdoor City USA for three days of outdoor fun. This family-friendly event is offering a lengthy list of activities from rides and runs to hikes and wall climbs, in addition to an outdoor industry expo.  Join us at Outdoor City USA in what Outside Magazine has called America’s Best Multi-Sport Town, and check out the link below to learn more.


  • Outdoor City Is Coming To Mt. Bachelor Sep 13-15

    Posted on in categories Biking , Climbing , Event , Hiking , Music , Running , Travel & Adventure

    Press Release July 31, 2019

    Justin Yax, DVA Advertising & PR, 541-389-2411, justin@dvaadv.com
    Beverly Lucas, OCUSA, 458-292-7550, beverly@outdoorcityusa.com 

    Event serves up a menu of cycling, running, climbing, and hiking, plus music, food, and fun for outdoors lovers of all ages and levels

    (BEND, Ore.) — While outdoor lovers might not need another reason to visit – or return – to Bend, Ore., Outdoor City USA is set to premiere its three-day, multi-sport outdoor festival September 13-15 in the heart of Central Oregon. The event will include…

  • Dirty Half Marathon Sunday June 9

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    The Dirty Half is a longtime beloved staple of the Central Oregon trail running community. Enjoy a challenging course through high desert forest with 499 of your favorite Central Oregon trail running peers, and then toast your accomplishment with a Deschutes Brewery beer at the finish line beer garden! All proceeds of the Dirty Half go to the Deschutes Land Trust.

    More INFO HERE.

  • 15 Toughest Races In The World

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    Okay, this is only for the most hardy, but it is kinda of interesting to see how humans continue to challenge themselves physically and mentally with increased interest in endurance racing. Check out the full article HERE!

    Bend certainly has its share of people who are participating in some kind of endurance event and the Pole, Pedal, Paddle is one of the original endurance races and it’s not far away.


  • Bend Trail Series - September 27

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    Tomorrow Sep 27th at 6pm.  The Fall edition of the Bend Trail Series includes four races at different trailheads around Bend. Each race is a different distance, ranging from 4 to 7 miles. The courses are unveiled the Monday before each race.

    Save some money and sign up for the whole Series for $70. You can sign up for a single race each evening for $20, if there is space available. More INFO HERE!

    We host an awards party at 10 Barrel Eastside immediately following the final race and have lots of prizes and awards.

  • Under Armour Mountain Running Series 2018 At Mt. Bachelor

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    This is year two for the Under Armour Mountain Running Series at Mt. Bachelor, this Saturday September 15.  It should be a fun day of trail running and fun. Here is a video we produced for last year to get you stoked. The courses and races are a little different than last year so check out the Mt. Bachelor’s website for this year’s specifics. More INFO HERE.

  • Hauling Aspen 2018

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    Looking for a run tomorrow?  The Haulin’ Aspen prides itself on being a lot of good things at once. Featuring a 6.5 mile course (dubbed as the “half-as”), a half marathon and full marathon, the race is also a points qualifier in the Trail Runner Magazine Trophy Series. The cherry on the top is the race is Central Oregon’s only full marathon that’s run on trails — trails that wind through the Wanoga Sno-Park and in and around scenic forestland and beautiful views. More INFO HERE!

  • Two Solo Runners Prepare To Complete CLR 2018 For The Greater Good

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    The Cascade Lakes Relay is Aug 3 & 4 this year and they recently shared a story of two locals who were inspired to run, but really inspired to make a difference in their community.

    “Two Solo Runners Prepare To Complete CLR 2018 For The Greater Good”

    It was a sweltering and sticky afternoon when Jeremy and Dearric met in the Cascade Relays warehouse to talk strategy for the upcoming Cascade Lakes Relay. Unlike the teams of twelve runners participating in the event, these two were preparing to run the 216.6-mile course solo. Although both have been running for about a decade, they are armed with thousands of miles of experience and…