The world’s top athletes from around the globe take over the streets and waters of San Francisco for this prestigious triathlon. Showcasing the beauty of San Francisco, triathletes embark on a 1.5 mile swim from Alcatraz Island to the shoreline of Marina Green, an 18 mile hilly bike ride through the Presidio and an eight mile trail run through Baker Beach to the infamous Sand Ladder. This world renowned triathlon, in which only 2,000 triathletes and relay teams can participate, sells out within hours of the registration opening each year.
The Ragnar Trail Series is an 8 person relay race covering 120 miles of pristine trails. Between the views of snowcapped peaks, fields of wildflowers, and amazingly groomed single-track you are in trail runner love. Snowmass Resort sits above 8000’ and backs up to the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness.
Learn more at www.ragnartrail.com.
The 13.1 Asheville Half Marathon and 10K begins and ends in Pack Square and runs through the streets of Asheville and along the French Broad River. Entertainment will be provided by the Music Initiative throughout the entire race course; a local artist at every mile marker!
This is the best time to visit Asheville with great weather, great views and lots of color. Asheville has an extensive art district with art of all types. Runners and walkers will LOVE the challenge of running the hills in Asheville.
Enjoy three delicious days of remarkable culinary experiences with some of the finest chefs in the nation. From our fabulous Friday Gala, to intimate Food & Wine Adventures and a decadent new Saturday night dessert party with Alton Brown, you’ll have a weekend of ways to meet great chefs, savor fine food and wine, and discover ways to save the oceans—one meal at a time.
Learn more at http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/visit/special-events/cooking-for-solu….
Ragnar Relay Chicago is the best of both worlds; a little bit of country and a little bit of rock and roll. From iconic red barns and dairy farms to the alluring gleam of sky scrapers on the waterfront of Lake Michigan, Ragnar Relay Chicago is a race that has it all! Ragnarians will start the 200ish mile journey in Madison, WI on beautiful Lake Monona. From there the course runs past dancing corn fields and big open skies that envelope runners in a blanket of stars during the magical night run.