running http://www.kplu.org en Thwarted NYC runners head to Seattle Marathon http://www.kplu.org/post/thwarted-nyc-runners-head-seattle-marathon <p>About 15,000 runners and walkers will wind through downtown Seattle on Sunday as part of the <a href="http://seattlemarathon.org/index.php">Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon</a>, and this year’s event will include a special contingent of runners who had expected to be racing on the other side of the country.</p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7186 at http://www.kplu.org Thwarted NYC runners head to Seattle Marathon Color Run: A colorful day in Seattle http://www.kplu.org/post/color-run-colorful-day-seattle <blockquote><p>&quot;I was so distracted by all the happy people and color,&quot; says runner Sofia Jaramillo. &quot;It didn&#39;t even feel like a run just an all around good time.&quot;</p></blockquote><p>Thousands of excited runners and walkers gathered as a plain white canvas at the Seattle Center Sunday morning awaiting to enter a sea of color.</p><p>The first wave of 1,000 participants took off at approximately 8:30am followed by five more waves every five minutes for Seattle&rsquo;s first Color Run.</p> Sun, 13 May 2012 23:07:29 +0000 Evan Hoover 5013 at http://www.kplu.org Color Run: A colorful day in Seattle