One of the largest fitness events in town is the Portland Marathon, and they have an organization that works year-round to provide resources for the City of Roses’ fit and fanciful. Their website hosts a bevvy of information for Portland runners, making the site a superb resource for the fitness-minded folk in town.
Alongside results from marathons past and details on how to register for future events—from the annual marathon ran in the fall to the half-marathon and five-kilometer events offered during other seasons—the Portland Marathon website includes sections that detail how to get involved with the marathon’s charitable works and to volunteer in setting up the marathon itself. The marathon is organized by a nonprofit group that strives to provide training events and a weekend of good, clean fun for first-time marathon runners and veterans alike.
To discover various training opportunities and media related to the marathon and hwo to get in touch with fellow runners, visit the Portland Marathon website. Contact and registration information is easily found from the main page, so those who feel ready to may enter upon browsing.