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• nicole teter, olympian & director of the eugene women’s half marathon event plus running dress giveaway!

Nicole Teter-Downin Talks with us Aug 9th & Sporthill Dress Giveaway! Let’s celebrate women’s running with our 2nd Thursday Post-Run Coffee & Chat. We have two special treats for you! Nicole Teter-Downin, owner of the Eugene Women’s Half Marathon, Olympian and 10-year record holder for the women’s indoor 800m, will be joining us for a runner-momma Q&A. Details! Meet us … [continue]

• dirty dash 2012 race report or how the june cleavers keep their curlers

My curlers didn’t fall out. Yep, that was one of my main concerns as I crawled on my hands and knees through cold, wet mud last Saturday. But I almost didn’t run the Eugene 2012 Dirty Dash. Once upon a time, (like 6 months ago) Tanya, one of my bestest running buddies, announced that the Dirty Dash was coming to … [continue]

• olympic trials at tracktown 2012 recap recipe

Athletes came. Rain fell. Rain fell hard. Runners splashed through puddles that sent water up over their heads.  Records were broken. Athletes cried. Fans cheered from beneath their plastic yellow ponchos. The sun came out. And Tracktown12 roared with the sound that only Hayward Field is known for at the 2012 Olympic Trials for Track & Field. And Run Momma … [continue]

• why injury has made me a better runner

Two quick things before I launch into my latest soap box…Sorry in advance for subjecting you to photos, once again, of me in that striped headband and my Lithia Loop Marathon shirt. I DO have lots of other running clothes, but these are just my absolute favorites.  And, for the full meal deal on the Ridgeline Ramble, see my race … [continue]