Tag: South Sound

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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Fun and Adventurous Outdoor Activities In Pierce County To Inspire Your Next Trip To The South Sound

Fun and Adventurous Outdoor Activities In Pierce County To Inspire Your Next Trip To The South Sound 1500 1000 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

The Mandagies partnered with Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission to create this blog. We’re gonna say it – Tacoma/Pierce County is the dark horse of Washington State. Where else in the US can you have a world-class mountain resort, beautiful shoreline, and incredible city parks within reach? Sandwiched between Seattle and the Olympic Peninsula, you can get the best…

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Meet Tacoma’s Inspiring Athletes. Better Yet, Become One.

Meet Tacoma’s Inspiring Athletes. Better Yet, Become One. 840 560 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

Look up the word “Tacoma” and you’ll find definitions ranging from “snow covered mountain” to “mother of all waters.” But the unifying theme in each translation is outdoor fun. With its majestic mountain peaks, vibrant city and energetic sea, Tacoma and the South Sound is the place for any type of outdoor sport, whether by…

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