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Conquer the Canyon
June 8, 2024
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About The Conquer the Canyon
Conquer the Canyon, held on June 8, 2024, is a half marathon race in Redmond, Oregon that promises an unforgettable running experience. Set against the backdrop of Redmond’s Dry Canyon Trail, this race allows participants to immerse themselves in the stunning high desert geological features and peaceful scenic surroundings. As runners navigate through the nature preserve, they will be awe-inspired by the steep rocky walls, reminding them of the area’s volcanic past.
But Conquer the Canyon is not just about nature; it also showcases the vibrant town center of Redmond. Along the course, participants will catch glimpses of traditional city scenes featuring pavilions and historic landmarks. It’s a unique blend of natural beauty and urban charm, making this race a truly immersive experience.
Whether you are a seasoned half marathon runner or just starting your running journey, Conquer the Canyon has distances for everyone. You can choose between the 5K, 10K, or the coveted half marathon, allowing runners of all levels to participate and conquer their personal goals.
The race organization ensures a seamless experience for all runners, with professional chip-timing by Eclectic Edge Racing and a dedicated team of event staff and medical personnel. And let’s not forget the post-race party! Meet friends and family at Centennial Park, where you can celebrate your achievement with music, food, and drink.
As for the weather in Redmond in early June, participants can expect mild temperatures, with average highs in the mid-70sF (mid-20sC). It’s a perfect climate for running, guaranteeing a comfortable and enjoyable race day.
So lace up your shoes, put on your game face, and join us at Conquer the Canyon. Get ready to conquer both nature’s challenges and your personal milestones. We promise an exhilarating race experience that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. Let’s make this a race to remember!