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We’ve conducted several live, video interviews with the people and places of the Oregon Brewery Running Series. Follow us on Facebook to catch them live, and ask a question!

Interview with John Harris, Brewmaster and Founder, Ecliptic Brewing

John Harris is a legend in the beer world. McMenamins’ breweries, Deschutes (where he created the recipes for Mirror Pond, Black Butte Porter, Jubelale and Obsidian Stout) and 20 years as a Brewmaster at Full Sail before starting Ecliptic Brewing. Nathan sat down to talk all things beer and running. Keep watching then snag a discount code for one of our events!

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We have all sorts of helpful tips to share about running, and beer. Follow along!

Join us at 3 of our Partner Events!

We’re kicking off 2017 by heading to some events around Portland, hosted and sponsored by a few of our great partners. Find us at the following events in January, and we’ll hook you up with 20 – 50% off your series registration.

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Snow Day Discount: 5 Runs for $100!

You can register for ANY 5 of our 2017 events for just $100! That’s a $50 savings. Use code “pdxweather5” (no quotes) upon checkout. Pick 5 runs, spread throughout the year, or invite 4 friends along to one event.

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How to Run Your First 5K

There are two types of people in the world; those who are runners, and those who admit they are runners. In the process of talking to people about the Oregon Brewery Running Series, several said, "well I love the beer, but I'm not a runner." We disagree. There's a...

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