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Torrey has written 138 posts for Red Lizard Running Club

Halloween Spooky Run – Wed, Oct 26

By Mark Mochon So you think you’re pretty tough. You think you’re pretty brave. Well here comes your chance to test yourself – the Red Lizard Annual Halloween SPOOKY Run is rapidly approaching and it is not something to be taken lightly. On Wednesday, October 26 instead of doing our usual Buffalo Gap route over [...]

Portland Marathon Day Has Lizards Racing and Pacing

Portland Marathon race day is always an impressive day for Lizard nation. Huge groups of pacers out on the course leading runners across the finish line at their goal time. A mass of Lizards setting up the mile 24 aid station and ensuring that there is not only fluids for runners, but also music and [...]

Hectic Week in The Lizard Kingdom

The rain arrived just in time to make Stumptown Cross race #2 feel like fall. And in true October fashion, when it rains it pours – both the actual rain, as well as all of the activities we have going on at the moment. The coming week might be the busiest week on the Lizard [...]

Stumptown Race #2 – Fernhill Park, Sunday, Oct 2

Just over a week of rest between the kickoff race of the 2016 Stumptown Cross series and race #2. Note that our second race will be a little unconventional in that 1) it will be on a Sunday, and 2) it will be at a park we will race at again at the end of [...]

Stumptown Cross Race 1 – Portland Meadows, Sat, Sept 24

Brace yourselves cross country fans… Stumptown Cross kicks off this weekend. We will once again be starting the series with a fast 5k on the grass at Portland Meadows. OK, I guess it is mostly grass, with a little dirt and some “loop de loops” thrown in to keep you on your toes. If you [...]

Summer Sizzler – A Lizard Party on September 18

The Summer Sizzler is coming! A club-sponsored BBQ with a campfire, s’mores, games, prizes, food, friends and cold beverages… sounds like a party to me! The details you need to know: WHEN: Sunday, Sept 18, 1-5pm WHERE: Torrey & Angela’s deck 910 SW Maplecrest Dr, Portland, 97219 WHAT: Potluck BBQ and more. The club is [...]

Stumptown Cross Kicks Off in Just Over One Month

Brace yourselves, boy and girls… that time of year we all look forward to will be here before you know it. Yes, I am talking about cross country season. TRL will once again be putting together the Stumptown Cross series. Five action-packed races on most of the standard courses we use each year. This year [...]

Lizard Love is in the Air

Over the years there have been several Lizards who have met, fallen in love, and made the decision to tie the knot. The most recent Lizard lovers to join the ranks is Chris McGinness and Katherine Kasik. Congratulations to the two of them who got married in a small ceremony on July 30 with Mt [...]

Tour de Goose Kicks off July 7

By Kristen Dedeaux Something grand, and delightfully silly, is coming to Lizard Nation this summer, and it’s not General Napoleon in running shorts. It’s the 14th annual Tour de Goose! Loosely inspired by the Tour de France, the Tour de Goose is a multi-stage running event that occurs during July as part of our regular [...]

Still Need a Few Special Olympics Volunteers – Saturday, June 4

By Lou Karl – Membership Director and TRL’s Special Olympics Coordinator Dear Lizard Nation: We are a little more than a week out and so far the weather gods are smiling on us. We are now completely filled up for the afternoon volunteer slots, but are still a couple dozen short for the morning shift. [...]

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