Every 2 years, Team Red Lizard has an election for the 4 officer positions on the board – President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. For the March 2022 elections, we have candidates willing to run for each of those positions. The following are the statements they submitted for members to… Read More »Board Candidate Statements
Being on a “board” – if you have ever thought that sounded important, well, it is. But being on the TRL board doesn’t require you to have special training or credentials; it simply requires that you enjoy running and being a part of the Lizard community. With board elections coming… Read More »The TRL Board Needs You!
By Rick Lovett My buddy and I called it the Twilight Zone Run. Not because it was run in the evening, but because it felt like an episode of the classic fantasy/science fiction TV show. Officially, it was the 1984 Rutabaga Run. It began beneath the steeple of a postcard-perfect… Read More »The Race that Wouldn’t End
By Janne Heinonen and Chelsea Warren In late April, we ran the Virtual Eugene Marathon on Sauvie Island. In the before-times, this article might describe our training plans, our race strategies, our experience as first time marathoners (or first in a very long time). But these are pandemic times, and… Read More »A TRL pandemic marathon story
Are you ready for some summer racing? With the weather warming up, it’s time to get this year’s Summer Series underway! The series will be similar to past years. There will be a top ten list for men and women, with the top 5 being based on how members place… Read More »2021 Summer Series
The Red Lizard Summer Series… our annual intra-club competition that has some elements of performance and participation. The origins of the series go way back, with one of the goals being to have some friendly competition among club members. The other more important goal was picking some events that members… Read More »Summer Series Planning
While we aren’t yet out of the COVID woods, the current roll out of vaccinations is a cause for optimism that we might be able to enjoy some “normal” things by the time we get into mid-2021. In case there is some reality to that optimism, plans are in motion… Read More »In-person 2021 XC Season?!?
By Angela Lindbo Running means different things to different people. For me, I love my body’s ability to simply cover ground, getting out in nature and the sense of accomplishment this brings. Running really is a celebration of life, as well as an extension of health. This celebration is often… Read More »Presidents Corner
Despite the pandemic and absence of in-person races, some runners have been able to push themselves to new PRs in virtual events over the past year. Our latest member profile features Corrina Jackson, who ran a lifetime best 10k time a few months back. Nice work, Corrina! 1. How long… Read More »Member Profile – Corinna Jackson