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Announcing the new 2014/2016 TRL officers!

By Kate Gigler Well, the vote counting is complete as of last night’s Members’ Meeting, and it’s official! We have a new slate of officers. Please join me in congratulating: Jeff Malmquist, President Raghav Wusirika, Vice President Elle Davis, Secretary Daniel Bartosz, Treasurer Over the next month or so these four fine folks will be [...]

Team Red Lizard voted Best Running Club in the NW Region by Competitor Magazine

If you have spent much time hanging around with Red Lizards or taking part in their many diverse activities, chances are you hold the club in a pretty high regard. Well, those positive reactions have been made “official” by Competitor Magazine readers. Competitor recently announced the winners of their “Best Of 2013″ voting, and Team [...]

Join the Lizards for the annual Thanksgiving morning run at Tryon Creek

Come out and celebrate the 151st Thanksgiving with your Lizard friends! If you live in the Portland area, one of the many things you can be thankful for is the abundance of great parks. And if you’re a Lizard, you can be thankful for a bunch of cool people to run with. Thankfully, these two [...]

Stumptown Cross Country needs you… to volunteer!

By Kate Gigler OK Lizard Nation.. Now that your Labor Day shenanigans are over it’s time to get down to the business of the day, which is STUMPTOWN CROSS COUNTRY. Stumptown Cross is the cross country series that puts our club on the map when it comes to well run and competitive local races. This [...]

Here’s mud in your eye! Stumptown XC is coming!

It’s still only mid-august, but fall is just around the corner, and that means the mud-soaked Stumptown Cross Country Series can’t be far behind! The 2013 series features five races, varying in length from 5k to 10k for men and 5k to 6k for women (I call gender discrimination: why do we men have to [...]

Summer Series Grand Finale: The Dual Duel This Thursday

With Top Ten spots for men and women still up for grabs, the final event of the 2013 TRL Summer Series is only a few days away. The Dual Duel track relay is coming up on Thursday evening at the Catlin Gabel School track. As a new twist this year, the Summer Series will end [...]

2013 Tour de Goose: C’est une blaste!

This year marks the thirty-thirst anniversary of The Tour de Goose, Team Red Lizard’s irreverent tribute to that Francophile bike race with the similar name. OK, I made up the part about the anniversary (and “thirty-thirst” is not a real word, not even in French). But as long as I have been a Lizard, The [...]

Breaking news: Summer Series schedule change!

Schedule change:  Originally scheduled Summer Series race #6, The Gabriel Park $5 5K on July 14th is sold out and the waiting list is long.  So we are replacing that race with another 5K on the same day: The Outdoor Sunday Evenings 5K in Beaverton! As the name implies, this race takes place in the [...]

Summer Series Race #5 is this Friday!

A large contingent of Lizards turned out for the challenging and scenic Backyard Half on June 15th, testing their climbing skills and stamina, sustaining various wounds and cramps, and shaking up the Summer Series standings in the process. Before the dust has even settled from that memorable effort, it’s time for Race #5, the Summer [...]

Volunteering is in the Lizards’ blood

One of the key dates on the Lizard calendar each year is the Saturday in June when club members turn out in force to help put on the Special Olympics regional track and field meet at Mt. Hood Community College. The incredible spirit and enthusiasm of the athletes draws Lizards together to help the runners, [...]

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