• How To Trail Run With Max King - Part 2 (Virtual)

    Posted on in category Running

    This second edition of the Virtual How to Trail Run series will focus less on the running technique and more on the tools around trail running.

    A Free Online Event. Thursday Feb 25th, 6PM. MORE INFO HERE.

    Join Max King to discuss the aspects of trail running that normally get overlooked. Staying safe, building a route, thinking through your adventure, and how to pack will all be discussed in this clinic. If you’re a new runner to the trails, a trail runner looking for tips and tricks, or just a refresher on what to think about when you head out for a trail run, this is a great clinic to listen in on.

    No prerequisite necessary to join in…

  • Mastondon 10ish Mile Trail Run

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    Events are starting to return to the calendar in 2021 and here is a great trail running event to consider.

    Race Date March 7th. MORE INFO HERE. 

    Looking for a fun, beautiful trail race to kick-off your 2021 racing season? Look no further than the Mastondon 10ish Mile Trail Run!

    Maston is a beautiful course that features incredible Cascade Mountain views, endless Juniper trees, smooth singletrack, and the Deschutes River. It’s a great trail system for winter running because it gets lots of sun and drains super quick from any snow and rain.

    Organizers have put many COVID-19 safety measures in place to ensure everyone can run a safe, fun in-person race. If you’re interested in learning more about…

  • Run The Rock 2020 - Nov 7 & 8

    Posted on in categories Event , Running

    Saturday and Sunday Nov 7th & 8th. Hosted by Alpine Running

    Should be a fantastic weekend at Smith Rock! Stunning 50M, 20M, 50K, and half marathon within Smith Rock State Park and the Crooked River National Grasslands. MORE INFO HERE. 

    Saturday November 7 – 50M and 20M will start/finish at Skull Hollow.

    Sunday November 8 – 50K and half marathon will start/finish at Smith Rock State Park.

    This is a beautiful fall race on the trails with mild weather. We serve up a post race burrito bar, drinks, and a stellar course!

  • Three Sisters Skyline Adventure Run

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    The Three Sisters Skyline Run. Saturday October 3 & 4, Hosted by Alpine Running

    Here is your chance to get your running on in Central Oregon with a 50K and half marathon right in the heart of Sisters Oregon. Amazing views of the Three Sisters and a net downhill course all the way back into town!

    Saturday October 3rd- Half Marathon at 9:30am

    Sunday October 4th – 50K at 8:00am



  • Bend Trail Series September 24th

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    September 24, October 8 and 22 the Bend Trail series resumes with it’s fall dates. A great opportunity to get out and be part of an event again. MORE INFO HERE. 

    Back for another season of low-key, Thursday evening trail races at different trailheads. The Bend Trail Series races are each between 4 and 7 miles and the course is unveiled the Monday before the race. These are very friendly and casual events that are great for those looking to try trail racing for the first time, as well as the more experienced runner who wants to feel the burn of a fast race. We host an awards party immediately following the final race of the Series at the…

  • Tour des Chutes - Virtual Ride/Run!

    Posted on in categories Biking , Event , Running

    Saturday July 11th – Virtual Time

    Tour des Chutes has traditionally featured road and gravel cycling routes, along with a 5K run/walk. This year we have shifted our focus to a virtual event so that we can continue to support children and adults with cancer. More INFO HERE.

    The Tour des Chutes Virtual Event will still take place on July 11, 2020, with a few additions. Beginning June 26th, we will post a new blog post each day to inspire participants and give everyone a place to connect. All registered participants will also receive a coupon book with incredible deals from local businesses. Registration is just $25, and we are still offering our full assortment of Tour des Chutes…

  • Bend Marathon April 19, 2020

    Posted on in categories Event , Running

    April 19, 2020 is the Bend Marathon. An annual event organized by local pro runner Max King, this is a great way to celebrate spring in Bend.

    More INFO HERE.

    Distances: Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, 5k, and FREE Kids Run. Something for everyone, this is a day of community fun. Registration is open http://www.bend-marathon.com/

    Beautiful scenic courses running through West Bend, Tetherow, the forest, and Old Mill with a beer garden, food, and recovery station.


  • 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.