5 Cool Seattle Marathons

February 9, 2017 By News Comments Off

Looking for running events in the Seattle area? You have many to choose from in 2017! Shuttle Express has helped with transportation for some of the big running events, like the Rock’ n Roll marathon, but here we’re sharing some smaller Seattle runs you might like.

Cupid’s Undie Run – February 11
Feel like running a mile through Seattle in your underpants? This run’s for you. Cupid’s Undie Run encourages runners to hit the streets in their undies, but it’s not required, so don’t panic. This unique run is a fundraising event for the Children’s Tumor Foundation, dedicated to ending Neurofibromatosis through research.

Hot Chocolate 15k/5k Seattle – March 5
It’s not all about the chocolate with this sweet race – join this crowd and help raise funds for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska while enjoying your chocolate. Run the race, then party with other chocoholics at the post-race party featuring chocolate fondue, dippable treats, and more. Yum.

Seahawks 12k Run & GLOW 5k – April 9
Here’s your chance to run around the Seahawks’ training facility and not get stopped by security. Enjoy a 12k or 5k run and help others, too. The Seahawks 12K Run at The Landing will accept donations to help raise money for A Better Seattle, a charity led by head coach Pete Carroll and the Seattle Seahawks.

Eastside Subaru Mother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K – May 14
Celebrate moms everywhere with this high-energy event. Walk or run the half-marathon or the 5k race which starts at Juanita Beach Park and features magnificent vews along the shores of Lake Washington.

Seattle Solstice Run – June 17
Celebrate the summer solstice with this fun event, which is part of the Magnuson Series of runs. Join the 5k or 10k run/walk, or go the distance with the 15k run.

For a full list of running events in the Seattle area, visit RunGuides for more info.

If you’d rather ride, check out Shuttle Express! As Seattle’s local transportation experts, our professional, friendly drivers have been getting people where they need to go for nearly 30 years, safely and on time. We’re best known for our iconic Sea-Tac Airport van service, but we do so much more—luxury cars, large and small coaches, and private vans. We partner with corporations, hotels, meeting planners, or anyone who needs reliable, comfortable transportation with a friendly attitude. Reach us at sales@shuttleexpress.net. Race on, Seattle!