Women runners, kick off your spring adventures with a gorgeous run in the country, a delicious brunch, an excellent wine tasting, and speaker presentation! This year’s event at Silvan Ridge Winery is March 18, 2018. Seating is limited and it always fills up fast, so don’t wait to register. Check out the awesome details below!
The Awesome Details
WHEN: Sunday, March 18th 8:30am – 12:00pm.
- 8:30 Gather for run, grab a coffee
- 9:00 Run or walk for up to 1 hour (it’s not a race, just pure fun!)
- 10:00-11:00 Mimosa, brunch & prizes
- 11:00-12:00 Wine tasting & speaker
WHO: Women of any pace are welcome to join us for a beautiful hour run/walk. The idea is to enjoy the outdoors for up to an hour. (For safety reasons, no kids or dogs, please.)
TREATS & BRUNCH: Your registration includes a complimentary mimosa made with the delicious semi-sparkling Muscat from Silvan Ridge (if you haven’t had THIS mimosa, you haven’t lived), a full brunch, including Off the Waffle, wine tasting, and speaker presentation.
SPEAKER: TBA. We are selecting just the right one for this year. Previous speakers include authors, dieticians, elite athletes, coaches, PTs, and more!
RAFFLE: TBA. As usual, we’ll have amazing prizes to raffle in support of a meaningful cause. We are connecting with a charity and will open raffle ticket sales soon.
COST: $49 all-inclusive! You get the run, mimosa, full brunch, full wine tasting, and speaker presentation! Pre-registratioin is required. If you have questions about your registration, please contact me online or call 541-968-1362.
FINE PRINT: There are no refunds for this event because all food and supplies are pre-ordered, but there is a waiting list once the event is full. Should a cancellation come to our attention, we’ll offer the seat at full price, on a first-come-first-served basis. If you are registering for a friend, be sure and put the friend’s name in the order comments. Don’t wait if you want to join a friend. The event fills up quickly.
About Our Hosts – Silvan Ridge Winery
Silvan Ridge Winery is maintained in the tradition of a small European winery. Located just fifteen miles southwest of downtown Eugene, our patio and picnic area overlooking the rolling hills covered in vines provides the perfect backdrop for an afternoon picnic, or an evening under the stars.
After over 32 years in business, the family-owned winery remains a Eugene favorite and for good reason–their wines are delicious. Not only do they offer a wide variety of wines but they are priced to offer true value for our customers. They are located at 27012 Briggs Hill Road Eugene, Oregon 97405
About The Eugene Running Club & Cathie Twomey Bellamy
Cathie Twomey Bellamy is marketing extraordinaire at Silvan Ridge and has helped to give it the reputation of being a ‘running winery’. She is also an amazing coach (just ask me!) with a star-studded history.
Cathie was an All-American runner at the University of Minnesota. She is a charter member of the Uof M women’s Hall of Fame and has been inducted into the Minnesota state Hall of Fame. Qualifying for four Olympics, Cathie was a founding member of Athletics West, a post-collegiate Nike athletics team as well as a member of the gold-medal winning U.S. team in the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in 1984. Cathie and was a member of the U.S. marathon team in the IAAF Outdoor World Championships in 1987. In 15 years of coaching at Marist High School, Cathie was the head cross country coach for boys and girls and co-head track and field coach which included three OSAA State Track and Field team titles.
Cathie was honored as the sports businesswoman of the year by the University of Oregon’s Warsaw Center for Sports Marketing and named state coach of the year by the Oregon State High School Coaches Association. She currently coaches adults of all levels through her business, the Eugene Running Club. Learn more about Cathie and the Eugene Running Club!
Off the Waffle