TRL has a new way for runners to give back to the community. At its April 16 meeting, the TRL board unanimously approved making participation in Operation Nightwatch’s shoes-for-the-homeless drive an official TRL project. Operation Nightwatch (http://www.operationnightwatch.org) is a local service program primarily designed to provide after-hours hospitality to the homeless. “Aside from shelters, [we] [...]
Attention Lizard members, friends, family of members, or someone you know wishing to help – our biggest volunteer activity of the year is only a couple months away – and we need all hands on deck to pull this off. TRL will once again be organizing and putting the Special Olympics regional track meet, which [...]
Who’s ready for some summer fun?!? It’s time to pull out your calendar and start blocking off some dates, since TRL has announced their 2014 Summer Series lineup. Don’t know what the Summer Series is? The simple explanation: it is a friendly intra-club competition where we score member against member, depending who turns out for [...]
People who know me probably know that I ride my bike to work most days. And that bike ride is long enough that 1) I usually can’t get out of the office early enough to make it to any of the amazing evening group runs the club has going on, and 2) I’m so tired [...]
Portland’s Shamrock Run is without a doubt the biggest running event in this town. With 35,000 people out to participate in one of the race options (5k, 8k or 15k), there is something for everybody, and anybody who runs seems to show up for this one. My two favorite aspects of big races: 1. The [...]
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