Friday, July 13, 2012

Meet Zoom!

Coastal Trail Runs has a new sister company called Zoom running events!


From the website:


Zoom events are designed to be easier, flatter, and faster than our more challengingCoastal Trail Runs series. The courses are always scenic and  typically along a combination of asphalt and dirt paths. We’re known for our well-marked courses, great aid stations, accurately measured distances, immediate race results, quality shirt designs, and family atmosphere. 


This is awesome..and a brilliant business move if Wendell scan keep up with all these events! Now there are even more low-key races around here to run. This is an awesome place to live for trail running!


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Here's a painted turtle i saw on my run Tuesday (shell is about 8" long). Excuse the long range cell phone photo..




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There are 500 runners signed up for the race Saturday! 49 doing the marathon and FIVE are in my age group. ;) Luckily, CTR uses timing chips now so no rush to cross the starting line.

6 comments:

  1. I need glasses, I can't see the turtle :(.

    Good luck with the race - I hope it goes well and you beat the other 4 in your AG! :)

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  2. Best of luck to you on Saturday Paul...I'm sure you'll do well and look forward to reading your review.

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  3. This new company sounds interesting as well, I used to run on the baylands a lot, so I might end up doing some of these races too.

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  4. I wish we had organizations like Zoom here in the islands.

    Enjoy your race.

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  5. Paul, so nice meeting you on the trail. I'm the guy that was lucky to be in your shot, in the grove of eucalyptus. Looking forward to you photos.

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    1. Nice to meet you too! Hope you had a great day!

      The GG race report is up (with ur photo) just hit the 'latest post' tab up under the blog header photo..

      -paul

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