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Five South Sound Races to Get Your Mountain, City, Sea Fix

Five South Sound Races to Get Your Mountain, City, Sea Fix 1225 817 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

Racing and vacationing? You CAN have both. It’s called a runcation—a trip that incudes running a race. Home to a very active running community, naturally Tacoma and the South Sound knows how to host the right spread of running events (with fun ways to rack up your miles)! Take your pick of scenery, from sweeping…

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Paddle On! Stories from SEVENTY48

Paddle On! Stories from SEVENTY48 1226 816 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

The 2019 SEVENTY48. In case you missed all the hoopla, here’s a recap: You (or someone of equal insanity) takes a human-powered (only) watercraft of your choice—canoe, kayak, paddleboard, outrigger, rowboat, etc.—and go from Tacoma to Port Townsend. It’s about 70 miles and you’ve got 48 hours to get it done. You cannot pre-plan any external…

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SEVENTY48 returns: 70 Miles in 48 Hours, No Motors or Support

SEVENTY48 returns: 70 Miles in 48 Hours, No Motors or Support 4244 1070 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

Relaxing views of Mount Rainier will contrast with the clamor of splashing oars when the SEVENTY48 sea race begins May 31 along Tacoma’s waterfront. About 200 people on kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, rowboats and other craft will be in the early phase of their 70-mile journey to Port Townsend. Don’t miss the action. SEVENTY48 will start…

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Mountain, City, Sea: Experience them All in Tacoma, Washington

Mountain, City, Sea: Experience them All in Tacoma, Washington 1080 720 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

Tacoma – Washington’s Hidden Gem

Tacoma – Washington’s Hidden Gem 1500 1044 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

Alexandra Lev  partnered with Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission to create this blog. When you think of a city on the water with a snow-capped volcanic peak in the distance what do you think of? I used to always think of Seattle and Mount Rainier. After moving to the PNW I quickly learned that the gateway…

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