Turkey on the Run: Good race benefits a great cause

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Written on Oct 27th, 2014 By
Category News, Thanksgiving Day Run

  WENATCHEE — Several years ago, the Women’s Resource Center would subsidize shortages in its food bank with reserve funds and from other sources. No more. Money that came from the Regional Support Network for beds at the Bruce Hotel dried up, forcing the Wenatchee-based center to plug the gap with money that previously went…

Cooler temps make for faster Leavenworth

Three runners in Saturday's Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon and Half-Marathon traverse the Waterfront Park area along the Wenatchee River.

Written on Oct 6th, 2014 By
Category Events, News, Steve Maher's Blog

    By Steve Maher RunWenatchee.com LEAVENWORTH — Micah Adams of Pullman set a blistering pace to easily capture Saturday’s Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon in 2 hours, 38 minutes and 49 seconds. Adams beat Dave Stephens by nearly five minutes. Adams’ winning time was 20 minutes faster than last year’s winning time posted by Quincy’s John…

Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon sells out for 10th anniversary

The Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon and Half-Marathon courses take runners through Waterfront Park along the Wenatchee River.

Written on Oct 1st, 2014 By
Category Events, News, Steve Maher's Blog

  By Steve Maher RunWenatchee.com LEAVENWORTH — In the end, runners were offering to pay for the full marathon just so they could run the half. Such is the success of this Saturday’s Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon and Half-Marathon. The 10th-annual event sold out several days ago at 1,900 half-marathoners and 350 marathoners — a development…

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Running builds runners

Developing a good running form takes time.

Written on Sep 24th, 2014 By
Category Blogs, Training

  By Sarah Barkley RunWenatchee.com One of the questions I’m often asked regarding running form is this: Do beginning runners need to work on technique, or will a gradual increase in running naturally allow a new runner to develop their own style? As with most things in the health and fitness industry, the answer at…

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The beauty of Burch Mountain

Written on Sep 24th, 2014 By
Category Trail Running, Training

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Good times at River Run

Written on Sep 21st, 2014 By
Category Events, News


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River Run 2014 results

Written on Sep 20th, 2014 By
Category Events, Race Results, Training