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5K Fun Run/Walk for Special Olympics Oregon


  • Location : Marine Drive Trail
  • Sport : Run-Walk
  • Region : Portland Metro

The 5K Fun Run/Walk is a point-to-point course along the Columbia River on the Marine Drive Trail. The race starts in a location next to the Red Economy Parking, 9721 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97220. Racers run west for 3.1 miles and finish on Broughton Beach, just in time for the Portland Polar Plunge. Grab your finisher’s medal and enjoy hot soup and hot beverages inside the Winter Beach Party tent. Bus shuttles will return you to your car. Run or walk the 5K or add a splash to your dash with the 5K Run & Plunge. Register at 5K ($25) or 5K Run & Plunge ($60). Thank You for supporting the amazing athletes of Special Olympics Oregon!


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