Thrifty Runner

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The Thrifty Runner page is intended to help you find race discounts and registration bargains. Click on the event’s ad on the right to register. Ads usually appear about three months in advance*. 
Shown below are the events with discounts and/or discount deadlines for Silver Striders (runners over 50).
*Virtual races have resulted in many changes. The schedule for ads will be irregular for the remaining of 2020.


Sept 5-12
Pacific Runderland Virtual 5k
There is a 20% discount on the entry fee for Silver Striders. Contact  for the discount code.


July 17-19
MASK-a-rade Virtual 5k 
A race for those over 50 years of age. Free Entry. Click Virtual Events on the menu.


Aug 1-7
Art To Art 5k, 10k, Half Marathon (AKA:The Art Dash) This race is virtual this year. Over 70 can register for $5. To register click on their ad.


Aug 27-31
The Iron Horse Virtual Half 
Currently offers a 10% discount. Contact: 


Oct 3
Fly 5k offers a 10% discount. Contact:


Oct 1-8
Orca Virtual Marathon, Half, 10k, 5k. 
Currently offers a 10% discount. Contact:


Nov 7
The Fowl Run
Free to all runners and walkers over 70.


The Running Warehouse
Currently offering a 10% discount to Silver Striders.