Iron Horse Half Marathon Race Report

Race: Iron Horse Half Marathon 2021 (Orca Running) Runner: Rohit Eipe Race Date: 8/22/2021 Location: North Bend, WA Results: https://runsignup.com/Race/Results/38822/IndividualResult/DFdN?resultSetId=269604#U20787765 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/5835962825 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? 1. Scenic course, a few nice bridges, heavily forested for first 10 miles or so. Nice wide path, … Read more

Iron Horse Half Marathon Race Report – Matt P

Race: Iron Horse Half Marathon Runner: Matt P Race Date: 08/25/2019 Location: North Bend, WA Results: 1:48:44 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/2651176395 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Local (for me!) Gradual Downhill Grade Orcas Running brings the community out in force – lots of swag and places to … Read more

Tunnel Vision Marathon Race Report – Kim K

Race: Tunnel Vision Marathon Runner: Kim K Race Date: 08/18/2019 Location: Hyak, WA Results: 5:31 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The course is beautiful! Starts at Snoqualmie Pass in the Cascades on a wide trail that was converted from an old train line. Very fast and easy because it is flat and … Read more

Jack and Jill’s Downhill Marathon Race Report – Vivian V

Race: Jack and Jill’s Downhill Marathon Runner: Vivian V Race Date: 07/27/2019 Location: North Bend, WA Results: 03:42:27 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/2568448622 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Beautiful course Fast course – no hills! Great time of year. Bonus: it’s nice that there is both a Saturday … Read more

Iron Horse Half Marathon Race Report – Rohit E

Race: Iron Horse Half Marathon 2018 Runner: Rohit E Race Date: 08/26/2018 Location: North Bend, WA Results: https://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-43083 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/1799338943 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The downhill nature of the course The wave starts make it easier on the runners so that you don’t to jostle … Read more

Light at the End of the Tunnel Marathon Race Report – Candice C

Race: The Light at the End of the Tunnel Runner: Candice C Race Date: 08/19/2018 Location: North Bend, WA Results: 05:29:54 PR!  My husband says “that’s pretty bad” but hey it’s my 1st marathon after starting running 2.5 years ago! http://www.itsyourrace.com/Results/8084/2018/70627/25 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/1783927530/overview 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you … Read more

Light at the End of the Tunnel Marathon Race Report – Andrew K

Race: The Light at the End of the Tunnel Runner: Andrew K Race Date: 06/10/2018 Location: North Bend, WA Results: 3:03:36 PR! Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/1630327398 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The Tunnel – I love how it’s so disorienting for 2 miles. When you get in … Read more

Light at the End of the Tunnel Marathon Race Report – Roey P

Race: Light at the End of the Tunnel Runner: Roey P Race Date: 06/10/2018 Location: Hyak Trailhead to North Bend (Snoqualmie Pass, WA) Results: 3:20 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The Course – All downhill. Almost 90 feet per mile downhill the whole way. Aid Stations – Spaced … Read more

Tunnel Marathons Race Info

Date 6/10/18 8/19/18 9/16/18 Avg Temps f. 41 start/70  finish 49 start/77 finish 45 start/71 finish Gain/Loss in ft 10/2000 Furthest Aid ~2.5 miles Highest Elev. 2550 Start 7am Surface Flat, road-like trail Time Limit Not noted – 6? Sunrise/set 5:09am/9:01pm 6:08am/8:10pm 6:45am/7:15pm Longest Climb N/A Summary: The Tunnel Marathons include 3 summer marathons including … Read more

Tunnel Vision Marathon Race Info

Date 8/20/17 Avg Temps f. 68/49 at the start Gain/Loss in ft 10/2000 Furthest Aid 2.5 miles Highest Elev. 2550 Start 8am (7am start available) Surface Flat, road-like trail Time Limit Not noted – 6? Sunrise/set 6:08am/8:10pm Longest Climb N/A Summary: The course is one of the fastest in the country. The course starts at … Read more

Jack & Jill’s Downhill Marathon Race Info

Date 7/30/17 Avg Temps f. 55/77 Gain/Loss in ft 15/2000 Furthest Aid ~2 miles Highest Elev. 2550 Start 6:30am Surface Flat, road-like trail Time Limit 6.5 hours Sunrise/set 5:44am/8:45pm Longest Climb N/A Summary: Jack & Jill’s Downhill Marathon is a fast gentle downhill course on one of Washington’s most scenic trails.  After you pass through … Read more

Tunnel Vision Marathon – Matt K

Race: Tunnel Vision Marathon (Part of Tunnel Marathon series) Runner: Matt K Date: 8/21/2016 Location: North Bend, WA Results – 3:09:30 (13th of 225) 3 Bests – what aspects of the race did you like the most Good start line / finish line logistics, with easy parking and a relaxed, non-hectic start. Running through the tunnel. It’ll probably mess with … Read more

Tunnel Vision Marathon – Dan S

Race:  Tunnel Vision Marathon (Part of Tunnel Marathon series) Runner: Dan S Date: 8/21/2016 Location: The race starts at Hyak (Snoqualmie Pass) and ends in North Bend, Washington. Results: 3:04.14 3 Bests – what aspects of the race did you like the most The course is pretty much tailor made for a personal record: gradual down, all the … Read more

Tunnel Vision Marathon – Dionne H

Race:  Tunnel Vision Marathon (Part of Tunnel Marathon series) Runner: Dionne H Date: 8/21/2016 Location: Hyak, WA Results – 3:41:02 3 Bests – what aspects of the race did you like the most Small race/not overly crowded Fast course Boston qualifier Not so much – aspects of the race that didn’t do it for you I can’t think … Read more