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I’m Bound for Boston Marathon

June 4, 2024

Eugene, OR

Get ready to sprint, jog, or hop your way to the ultimate running destination! The "I'm Bound for Boston Marathon" is here to unleash your inner speedy beast on June 4th, 2024 in Eugene, OR. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a running newbie, this race will have you feeling like a true champ!
Get ready to sprint, jog, or hop your way to the ultimate running destination! The
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About The I’m Bound for Boston Marathon

Join us on June 4, 2024, for the exhilarating “I’m Bound for Boston Marathon” half marathon race in the vibrant city of Eugene, Oregon. Considered the running capital of the world, Eugene is home to passionate runners and scenic routes that will leave you breathless.

This iconic race celebrates the dreams and aspirations of athletes aiming to qualify for the legendary Boston Marathon. Aspiring contenders and seasoned runners alike will be drawn to the course’s challenging yet rewarding nature, designed to push their limits and ignite their competitive spirit. Starting at the historic Hayward Field, participants will traverse through the city’s picturesque neighborhoods, magnificent parks, and alongside the serene Willamette River.

Eugene, known as TrackTown USA, boasts a fascinating running culture with deep-rooted history. Fun fact: it hosted the historic 1972 U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials where Steve Prefontaine, a revered American long-distance runner, fiercely competed. This rich tradition continues to inspire runners from around the globe to lace up their sneakers and take part in the city’s electrifying running events.

June in Eugene serves up mild and favorable running conditions, with average temperatures ranging from 60°F to 75°F (15°C to 24°C). As the summer sun casts a warm glow over the city, you’ll feel the energizing atmosphere and friendly support of fellow runners, cheering volunteers, and enthusiastic spectators lining the course.

With every step you take towards the “I’m Bound for Boston Marathon,” remember that greatness awaits you at the finish line. So, dust off your running shoes, embrace the challenge, and get ready to make history. After all, as they say in Eugene, “Running is a journey, and every step counts!”

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