Overview: Where - Benson State Park, about 45 minutes east of Portland, OR When - April 9th, 2017 Lottery: Yes Distance - 50 km Vertical - 6000'+ (1800m+) of both climbing & descending Overall… Rainshadow Running has many years of races in their bag, and it shows. [...]
This past weekend I spent two days at the GVOC Sprint Camp. This was not what you might think...there was no track and the spikes we wore were far from what Andre Degrasse would wear. This was a Sprint Orienteering Camp and it included training sessions and 5 races over [...]
When we opened our doors on February 9th, 2012 we knew we were charting new ground for run specialty stores. There was no template on building a successful running store without dealing with the big name shoe companies. Nike, New Balance, Saucony, Brooks and Asics all stayed away because [...]
Five years is a long time in this age of turnover. Cell phones seem to change weekly, quick fix remedies continue to make false promises, inexperienced people can hold the most important positions in government and some shoe companies still believe you can fix runners problems with cushion and stability. We have held true [...]
Vancouver Premier of TRANSCEND We are very fortunate to be hosting the Vancouver Premiere of the inspirational Canadian produced and directed film Transcend. This will surely get you motivated for that upcoming Marathon. Tickets are available here at Distance Runwear or online at riotheatretickets.ca. [separator style_type="none" top_margin="20" bottom_margin="20" sep_color="" border_size="" icon="" icon_circle="" icon_circle_color="" width="" alignment="center" class="" id=""] [youtube id="x2CZHFxoZaM" [...]
We will be open regular hours all weekend 10-6 Saturday and 12-4 on Sunday. We will then be closed for our annual get away on Monday Aug 3, Tuesday Aug 4 and Wednesday Aug 5. We will re-open on Thursday Aug 6th with our Semi Annual Sale! Details will be announced on Sunday…stay tuned.
I love this time of year! We are currently looking at and writing orders for products arriving in the shop for Fall 14. That means new stuff to test out and see if it meets the needs of our customers. We have a habit of actually testing almost all of the products that we bring [...]
This Thursday November 28th will be the last chance to attend our Free Natural Running Demo. This session will introduce you to a more Natural Running technique that promises to improve your enjoyment of running while also reducing the chances of injury caused by poor form. We have a selection of Barefoot style shoes to [...]