I have several running-related traditions in my Portland life that have been a pretty constant markers of weekly, monthly and annual transitions: the Monday evening run commute home, the Saturday morning long trail run to reset for the weekend, helping at the Portland Marathon aid station and long runs around New Years to mark the [...]
Due to extreme hot weather, this year’s Special Olympics Regional Meet at Mount Hood Community College has been cancelled. A big thank you to the Lizard Nation for stepping up as volunteers for this event. We will be back in 2017.
By Lou Karl – Membership Director and TRL’s Special Olympics Coordinator Dear Lizard Nation: We are a little more than a week out and so far the weather gods are smiling on us. We are now completely filled up for the afternoon volunteer slots, but are still a couple dozen short for the morning shift. [...]
By Beth Carter Hi fellow Lizards! Are you ready to help out a friend you haven’t met yet? Are you ready to enjoy a race course while leading others to achieve their personal goal? Have you received a pesky mass email troubling you about your preferred pace time and shirt size? Can I be more [...]
By Adam DiVergilio A visit to Boston isn’t complete without a meal or three featuring lobster. Despite the fact that lobster was once a food relegated to prisoners and the less-fortunate, today it is a treasured seafood dish and regional specialty of New England. The question floating around this lizard’s brain on a recent cross-country [...]
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