Thursday, July 30, 2009

Sand Island Beach Scramble Run/Walk 8/23 Noon

Sand Island Beach Scramble Run/Walk

A Fun Adventure Event: Not Your Typical Fun Run. . .It is even more FUN!

Sunday, August 23rd Noon Start.

Gathering begins 11:30am

Staging / Gathering / Start-Finish Area: At the bottom of the gravel ramp, 200 yards beyond the East end comfort station at the far East end of the parking lots at Rooster Rock Park. This is the far West boandary of the clothing-optional area.

Distance: Approximately 4 miles

Course: On hard and soft packed sand trails, beach, and dunes. Super scenic!

(Dualthalon Option Available with a .25 mile swim portion)

Fee: FREE! Just bring a smile and a trash bag to help clean up any garbage you find along your adventure route.

Awards: Fred Meyer Gift Cards awarded to top trash collectors. Ribbons and other prizes awarded to all finishers.

This is a FREE FUN event helping to promote a nude presence at the East end of Sand Island and bring awareness to non-nudists that Sand Island is to be shared by naturists and 'textilers' in peace and harmony.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

2009 Calendar of PDX FREE Fun Run Events

June 6th, Sat 7:30pm Undress Rehearsal 5K (for the Fig Leif)
NW Leif Erickson Drive, Portland

June 13th, Sat 7:30pm Fig Leif 5K Run & 10K Off-Road Naked Bike Ride
Forest Park, NW Leif Erickson Drive, 500 yrds beyond the entry gate on Thurman, Portland

June 27th, Sat Noon Collins Beach 5K Run
Collins Beach volleyball court, beach entry #2, Reeder Rd (unpaved area), Sauvie Island

July 18th, Sat 11pm, McCubbins Gulch Creek Streak (more info:
Mount Hood, Start /finish area for the 'more serious' trail race the next day - free camping!

July 25th, Sat Noon, Sauvie Island Sun Run 5K
Collins Beach volleyball court, beach entry #2, Reeder Rd (unpaved area), Sauvie Island

August 8th, Sat 7:30 pm, August Moon 5K Trail Run
Forest Park, NW Leif Erickson Drive, 500 yrds beyond the entry gate on Thurman, Portland

August 23rd, Sun Noon, Sand Island Beach Scamble 5K
Rooster Rock Park, Sand Island, far East end beach entry, I-84 Corbett, OR

Hmm. More of the same.

Collins Beach 5K Run / Walk

Come out to Sauvie Island to enjoy a fun run in the sun!
The 4th Annual Collins Beach 5K run, walk, scramble
Saturday June 27, 2009
Start: Noon
Fee: Free
(a donation of two canned food items - to be donated to a Portland shelter - is appreciated)

The event starts and finishes at the volleyball courts at Collins Beach.
The course is a along the scenic Columbia River. You can run this event barefoot!

Directions: From Portland take Hwy 30 West to the Sauvie Island Bridge and follow Reeder Rd (past the textile beach) until it turns into a gravel road. Enter the beach at access #2

Thursday, March 26, 2009

4th Annual 2009 Fig Leif 5K Saturday June 6th & June 13th!

FIG LEIF 5K Run and 10K Off-Road Cycling Event

YES, that's right! We are hosting Portland's favorite 5K two Saturdays in a row.

Saturday June 6th and Saturday June 13th, 2009. 7:30 pm start.

Gathering begins around 7ish at the start/finish area located on NW Leif Erickson Drive (400 yards or so beyond the entry gate at the top of NW Thurman Street hill).

Entry Fee: FREE! However, a suggested donation of two canned food items is appreciated. Drop box for food donations will be at the entry gate to NW Leif Erickson Drive. The donations will be given to a local homless shelter.

The night of the WNBR, Pedalpalooza Midnight Naked Bike Ride, we will be hosting The first of road Naked 10K Bike Ride to start immediately before the 5K event.

These events are the season opener for our two naked 5K Beach Scramble run/walk events at Collins Beach and Sand Island Beach on the Columbia later this Summer.