Free racing opportunity for our youth athletes!Read More
Summer is just around the corner and that means that the Bowerman 5k is just around the corner! This year the Bowerman 5k will be on Saturday, July 29th @ 7:00 pm. The race will once again be hosted at the Nike campus and the course will feature a combination of the road loop and Hollister trail. The 5k is a great event for all of our youth members and their families to compete in and keep the running going throughout the summer.
As BTC members you can use our discount code to sign up and get $5 off the normal entry fee.
More 5k info, past results and pictures can be found here:
The 5k is one of our biggest events of the year. We hope you can all make it and encourage your friends and family to participate with you!
Below are the details for anyone racing today the Portland Twilight Meet. Best of leuck to those running! Have some fun out there!
Girls 1500 - 4:15 PM
Boys 1500 - 4:25 PM
Meet Schedule / Heat Sheets / Results can all be found on the meet website at: http://portlandtracktwilight.com/
- The Track facility at Lewis & Clark will open at 2:00pm on Saturday. We will not have access to the facility before that time.
- Live results can be found at: http://results.tfmeetpro.com/Sean_Williams/Portland_Twilight/
- FloTrack will be onsite taking videos of the meet and races and those will be online to view at: http://www.flotrack.org/event/254970-2017-portland-twilight
Athlete Check-in - Athletes competing in the non lane races (800m and up) will need to check-in to the tent behind the timing tent on the infield 30min prior to the start of their event.
- Athletes will not be issued bibs. All athletes in distance events will be given two hip numbers to be worn, one on the chest and one on the hip.
Admission / Entry Fee for the meet on Saturday, May 13th is $5 per adult (seniors and children are free) and $5 per youth athlete. Each athlete and one coach will be provided with an athlete wristband.
Wristbands - Coaches and athletes will be given a wristband that provides entry into the meet and access onto the infield.
- Only coaches, athletes, volunteers, medical staff, and media with wristbands will be allowed onto the track and infield during the meet.
Athletic Trainers - Providence Sports Care Center is providing athletic training services for the meet this year. They will have a tent set up on the infield if you need assistance.
Warm-ups and Cool down - Please use the turf infield for warm-ups and cool down. Be aware, and stay out of the way, of the College and Pro athletes who will also be warming up on the turf infield.
- After the race (or cool down) please exit the infield and return to the stands to watch the remainder of the track events. Do not "hang out" on the infield, you will be asked to return to the stands.
This coming Saturday, May 13th, is the Portland Twilight track meet at Lewis and Clark College. This meet is mostly a college and professional meet, but this year they are having a 1500m youth race as well. If anyone is interested in racing, this meet is a great opportunity to run a fast race and see some very high level racing as well. The cost to compete will be $5 and admission for parents is $5.Read More
Great chance to compete at some local track races for free and get a chance to qualify to run at Hayward Field in June!Read More
For anyone that entered for the Shamrock Run under the BTC code, we have the entries and we will bring them to your practice tomorrow night (Tuesday).Read More
Pre-Track runs February 14th - March 9th. Click for details.Read More
Just a reminder - it's our annual awards banquet this Wednesday Jan 25th at 6:30pm at the Tiger Woods Bldg at Nike. Would love to see all the kids there that ran cross country this year!
Pizza and Drinks provided
Speakers and Awards
Cheers, Coach Cookie.
Attention BTC Youth and Parents,
This year, the Portland Shamrock Run is on Sunday, March 19. The Shamrock Run offers race distances of 5k, 8k, 15k and Half Marathon. For any youth athletes interested in racing, the 5k should be plenty far, but parents, feel free to try your hand at the longer distances. To register, got to www.shamrockrunportland.com. Make sure to use our team code and save $4 on your entry! All race entries increase by $5 on January 14, and you must enter by January 31 to use the team entry code. Should be a great way to get back into racing after some Pre-Track workouts in February and early March!
BTC ENTRY CODE: 1250
The banquet date for this year is WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25th @ 6:30 pm. In a previous announcement, we said that the banquet it was on Tuesday, January 24th. Our Mistake. See below for details.
Bowerman Track Club Banquet
To celebrate and recap our entire year as a club (Youth, Elite, Pro and Masters), we will have our annual banquet on Wednesday, January 25th @ 6:30 pm at the Tiger Woods Building on Nike Campus in Beaverton. The banquet will be open to all club members and their families. No need to RSVP.
When: January 25th, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
Where: Tiger Woods Building (Nike WHQ)
What: BTC Highlights and Awards for 2016
Who: BTC Members and families
Food: Pizza & Salad
Drink: Cash Bar