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Boise, ID Raving since 2021 Active 10 hours, 11 minutes ago

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    Kathy Parks

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Personal Bests (4)

Race Distance Location Date Result
50K Midvale, ID Apr 24, 2021 8:15:04
50K Relay Midvale, ID Apr 23, 2022 1:59:04
Half Marathon Boise, ID Sep 23, 2017 2:54:02
10K Garden City, ID May 1, 2021 1:18:44

Future Races (7)

Race Distance Location Date Paid
Half Marathon Estes Park, CO Jul 29, 2022
Half Marathon Leavenworth, WA Oct 1, 2022
Half Marathon Boulder City, NV 2022
Half Marathon Tucson, AZ Feb 18, 2023
Half Marathon Page, AZ 2023
Half Marathon Albuquerque, NM 2024
Half Marathon Oakhurst, CA TBD

Past Races (21)

Race Distance Location Date Result My Raves My Performance
Half Marathon Kiowa, MT Jun 25, 2022 3:02:30
Half Marathon Twin Falls, ID Jun 4, 2022 3:16:05
Half Marathon Weott, CA May 1, 2022 3:06:09
50K Relay Midvale, ID Apr 23, 2022 1:59:04
10K Adrian, OR Mar 26, 2022 1:31:04
Half Marathon Boise, ID Nov 6, 2021 3:02:06
Half Marathon Boise, ID Oct 24, 2021 3:00:34
Half Marathon Leavenworth, WA Oct 2, 2021
10K Boise, ID Sep 25, 2021 1:30:00
Half Marathon Ashford, WA Jul 17, 2021 3:11:03
Half Marathon West Yellowstone, MT Jun 12, 2021 3:16:43
Half Marathon Twin Falls, ID May 8, 2021 3:09:16
10K Garden City, ID May 1, 2021 1:18:44
50K Midvale, ID Apr 24, 2021 8:15:04
Half Marathon Bend, OR Apr 10, 2021 3:01:32
10K Adrian, OR Mar 27, 2021 1:34:09
Half Marathon Las Vegas, NV Nov 17, 2019 3:15:10
Half Marathon Wilson, WY Jun 1, 2019 3:40:34
Half Marathon Hermosa, SD Sep 22, 2018 3:52:06
Half Marathon Boise, ID Sep 23, 2017 2:54:02
Half Marathon Springdale, UT Apr 1, 2017 3:20:05

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A beautiful race with awesome views. The first 5 miles is up hill but the views make the climb worth the effort. And as always Vacation Races is run like … MORE

A beautiful race with awesome views. The first 5 miles is up hill but the views make the climb worth the effort. And as always Vacation Races is run like a well oiled machine. They know how to treat runners.

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First mile you climb out of the snake river canyon. Hard but gives you some great views of Shoshone Falls, the Niagara of the West. You also have some unique … MORE

First mile you climb out of the snake river canyon. Hard but gives you some great views of Shoshone Falls, the Niagara of the West. You also have some unique views of the Perrine Bridge. Lots of aid station

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What a great race, easy course with plenty of friendly aid stations. Great views of the majestic trees. Note to runners the backup to get into parking is long so … MORE

What a great race, easy course with plenty of friendly aid stations. Great views of the majestic trees. Note to runners the backup to get into parking is long so give yourself extra time to get to the race venue. I will definitely do this race again

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Fun race well manage, great volunteers. The course is flat and is on an old railroad bed. It can be a bit rocky in places Most the course is along … MORE

Fun race well manage, great volunteers. The course is flat and is on an old railroad bed. It can be a bit rocky in places Most the course is along the Weiser river. This year I decided not to do the 50k but participated in the relay. It’s a great race for those doing there first 50k

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This race has some of the best volunteers ever. They put on a great race with plenty of aid stations. Packet pickup was a breeze. The course is challenging but … MORE

This race has some of the best volunteers ever. They put on a great race with plenty of aid stations. Packet pickup was a breeze. The course is challenging but well worth the effort. And they served a nice meal afterwards. The race earnings are going to rebuild the high school track so we run this race for a good cause.

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Unfortunately this race was cancelled. Very disappointing. Was really looking forward to the race and the challenge it presented. Maybe next year but I hen again maybe not. MORE

Unfortunately this race was cancelled. Very disappointing. Was really looking forward to the race and the challenge it presented. Maybe next year but I hen again maybe not.

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Lots of aid stations and people directing at turns in the course, which was good because the wind was blowing over signage. The biggest problem with this race was the … MORE

Lots of aid stations and people directing at turns in the course, which was good because the wind was blowing over signage.
The biggest problem with this race was the poor communication. Packet pickup was changed at least twice discovered that when going to pickup packet . 3rd time was the charm. At pickup they said shirts would be available race day. Race day they said they didn’t bring the shirts because it was raining. We were told they would set up another packet pickup. Still waiting.

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This race had a mixture of terrain. A couple of hills but they were not to tough. Love the course, Love the volunteers. Race production was awesome. I would recommend … MORE

This race had a mixture of terrain. A couple of hills but they were not to tough. Love the course, Love the volunteers. Race production was awesome. I would recommend doing this race if you have the chance. The setting close to the Rainer National Park made it an awesome mini vacation. And you never know when you will spot Big Foot.

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The worst part of the race was the altitude. Was a stretch that was kind of technical. A lot of toe grapping rocks. The fast runners saw a bear. Nice … MORE

The worst part of the race was the altitude. Was a stretch that was kind of technical. A lot of toe grapping rocks. The fast runners saw a bear. Nice to be on the slow side, because the bears were all scared away. Love the way Vacation Races put on there races, from the energy they produce to the great aid stations.

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This was a tough race a lot of hills, the race starts with a pretty steep climb out of the canyon. It was on a paved path. The scenery was … MORE

This was a tough race a lot of hills, the race starts with a pretty steep climb out of the canyon. It was on a paved path. The scenery was great but the wind was nasty.

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Nice little run, the course was well mark and it was flat and paved. Fast course. The course was along the Boise River on both sides and if you looked … MORE

Nice little run, the course was well mark and it was flat and paved. Fast course. The course was along the Boise River on both sides and if you looked real close when you went past the zoo you could get a glimpse of the he giraffe. Or get an eye full never know what you might see

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The medal is kind of cool , it's a railroad spike. Great aid stations. Easy flat run on an old railroad bed. Worse part of this run is the cloud … MORE

The medal is kind of cool , it’s a railroad spike. Great aid stations. Easy flat run on an old railroad bed. Worse part of this run is the cloud burst that happen in the last 6 miles. At least it wasn’t to hot.

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The view was non existent . The course was rocky a lot of lava rock. It was flat and very dusty. I expected better scenery in Bend Oregon. This was … MORE

The view was non existent . The course was rocky a lot of lava rock. It was flat and very dusty. I expected better scenery in Bend Oregon. This was the first time they ran the course out of Pronghorn Resort. I was disappointed in the lack of scenery

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The race was a challenge but it was fun. Great aid stations along the way. Medals were awesome they are made by the high school students. I would do this … MORE

The race was a challenge but it was fun. Great aid stations along the way. Medals were awesome they are made by the high school students. I would do this race again and maybe do the half

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Very congested run, so many people. Stood in corral for the start for over 45 minutes. I really don't know what can be done with the number of racers to … MORE

Very congested run, so many people. Stood in corral for the start for over 45 minutes. I really don’t know what can be done with the number of racers to improve this. It was kind of cool to run the strip at night. After finishing the race you had a long walk just to get out of the shoot.

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I have ran the race before. I've run the 5k &10k so why not go for the trifecta and run a half. Ran a personal best. The course is flat … MORE

I have ran the race before. I’ve run the 5k &10k so why not go for the trifecta and run a half. Ran a personal best. The course is flat and a bit crowded especially the last two miles when the course merges with the 5k walkers and family groups.
The proceeds are very a very good cause. Overall a well produced race.

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