Bowerman 5k Volunteers

Parents - if you aren't participating yourself in the Bowerman 5k on July 29th, please consider volunteering.

If you like to volunteer or hear more about it please just email me at

Thx, Cheers, Coach Cookie

Registration Link 
Code: btcmember2017 (use the code for a $5 discount)

More 5k info, past results and pictures can be found here:



Bowerman 5k 2017

BTC Members,

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.  

Registration Link 
Code: btcmember2017

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!

Portland Twilight Details

Below are the details for anyone racing today the Portland Twilight Meet.  Best of leuck to those running! Have some fun out there!

Final Schedule
Girls 1500 - 4:15 PM
Boys 1500 - 4:25 PM


Meet Schedule / Heat Sheets / Results can all be found on the meet website at:

- 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: 

- FloTrack will be onsite taking videos of the meet and races and those will be online to view at:

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.

Portland Twilight Youth 1500m Race (Entry Deadline: May 10th)

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.  

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Shamrock Run - BTC Code: 1250


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  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!