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Congratulations Napa Half Marathoners!
Napa Half Scholarships
Napa Turkey Chase
"We Run Napa" shirts
NPOA Zombie Run
Sisters Crush Run/Walk
Carousel Fund Run
Long summer days, later hours! Our summer hours:
Mon - Wed: 10-6
Thu - Fri: 10-7
Come on by, we'll be here!
The new updated Nike Air Zoom Structure 19 continues to be stable and gives you plenty of support! This models improvements consists of the updated Flywire technology and Flymesh. This updated feature will get you a locked down fit. It also offers a ultra-smooth ride contributed by its new 3-foam densities in the midsole.
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Also this month, the 361° Spire launches with great new features for your running needs. Its QDP midsole with blended QU!CK FOAM and Rebound Eva supplies marvelous shock apportion for your training. The Spire's 3D print mesh offers a breathable ride and will maintain your feet cool throughout your runs.
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3377 Solano Ave
Napa, CA 94558
Congratulations to the 2015 Napa Half Marathoners!
More than 350 people came out to participate in the second annual Napa Half Marathon & 5K! New course records were established this year:
Men's overall winner: Vojta Ripa
(bib #967), in a time of 1:16:21
Female overall winner: Sarah Hallas
(bib #717), in 1:26:18
Thank you to all of our incredible volunteers who helped us put on a fun and inspiring event! More than $5,000
were raised for college scholarships and $1,000
for those affected by the Valley Fire.
Norcal Timing has posted the full results of the Half Marathon and 5K. Click here to view
And last but not least, check out the shots from the race
! Visit our Napa Half album
If you haven't already, be sure to "Like" our Facebook page
so that you will be notified when we add more pictures, and be kept in the know for other upcoming events!
The Napa Half Marathon raises money for college scholarships
Local high school students will have the chance to apply for upcoming scholarship opportunities. The following schools will soon have applications!
Napa High School
Vintage High School
American Canyon High School
St. Helena High School
More information will be available next month!
Napa Valley Turkey Chase
Napa's Thanksgiving tradition continues in 2015!
The 3rd annual Napa Valley Turkey Chase will take place on Thursday, November 26th at the Napa Valley College. The 10K starts at 8am and the 5K will start at 8:15am. Join more than 1,000 runners and walkers in the pre-Thanksgiving Feast festivities! Proceeds benefit the Napa Food Bank (Community Action Napa Valley). Overall Winners and age group winners will receive prizes!
Check out this year's finisher MEDAL! All participants will receive a long sleeve Technical T-shirt and a custom finisher's medal. (Click the image for a larger view).
Click here to register!
New this month!
Fun Brooks technical running shirts with a Napa twist!
Men's and women's styles are available in several colors.
Designed by the Athletic Feat crew!
NPOA Zombie Run!
The Napa Police Officer's Association (NPOA) is proud to announce its Second annual Zombie Fun Run to be held on Saturday, 10/24/15.
This will be a 6K (Approx. 3.73 miles) fun run/walk starting at Kennedy Park and ending at Veteran's Park in Napa. This event is a family friendly event where participants run or walk up on zombie scenes. Last year we had zombies getting married, a zombie construction scene, and a zombie family sitting down for a delicious meal of jello-mold brains. There is no running from or chasing involved! This event is along the Napa River Trail.
ALL proceeds go to benefit the Napa Police Department's Youth Services Division!
Click for more info!
Sisters Crush Breast Cancer
Sisters Crush Breast Cancer 5K will be on Saturday, October 17th in Yountville! Start the day with a 5K run/walk and then enjoy gourmet culinary treats, wine, and silent auction in a boutique setting in the historic V Marketplace. The event benefits the Beast Cancer Emergency Fund. Sign up today!
Carousel Fund Run
The Petaluma Carousel Fund Run 5K is just around the corner! This fun run is Halloween themed, so wear your costume!
October 25th at 9am at Ellis Creek. Click here for a link to their registration form.
The Carousel Fund is an All-Volunteer organization dedicated to raising and distributing funds for Petaluma families with children who suffer from life-threatening illness.
Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower
Recipe by Tanya Zouev
Prep time: 20 mins.
Cooking time: 60-75 mins.
Serves 6 as a side or four as a main meal.
This aromatic dish is warming, full of flavour, nutritious and makes a wonderful side or a great meal teamed up with some brown rice or quinoa and a dollop of plain yogurt.
- one medium to large head of cauliflower, outer leaves removed and cut into florets
- six medium size eschallots, peeled and left whole
- one punnet cherry tomatoes (about 250 grams/8.8 oz), washed and cut into halves
- one 400 gram tin of cannellini beans, rinsed and drained
- 3 bay leaves
- 1/2 cup water
- 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 1 1/2 tablespoons ground turmeric
- 1 teaspoon nigella seeds
- 1/2 teaspoon ground sweet paprika
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
- salt and pepper to taste
- 1/4 cup flat leaf parsley, chopped finely
- optional: dried raisins or sour cherries, if you like a dash of sweetness these are wonderful added to this dish.
- Preheat oven to 170°C (330°F). In a large mixing bowl place all the vegetables and bay leaves.
- Mix the water, oil, lemon juice, turmeric, nigella seeds, sweet paprika, cumin, salt and pepper together and pour over the vegetables. Mix to combine ensuring they are evenly coated in the liquid.
- Place in oven and roast for at least one hour or until cauliflower florets are golden. If you like your veggies really moist remove after this time, if you want the flavours more developed and a more caramelised dish then roast around one and a quarter hours.
- Scatter over chopped parsley, serve.
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