Being Green

Green Running Events is focused on Zero Impact on the environment for our race events.

Eco Practices:

1) Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

- Solar generators used at race events
- Virtual Goodie Bags
- Paper waste reduction (Online Registration)
- No single use plastic water bottles at finish line
- Recycled award medals
- Eco-friendly seed racing bibs
- Paper used to promote race is 100% recycled
- Banners are reused
- Reuseable water bottles are distributed
- Optional recycled fiber tech shirts
- Recycling drives at event
- Paper and other waste from the event is recycled

2) Share a ride!

- Save gas and reduce your carbon footprint by carpooling. Find a ride with the Green Running Pick Up Pal site.

3) Each race donate's a portion of it's proceeds to an environmental charity

4) We partner with eco-friendly sponsors such as Brooks who provide awards such as the Green Silence running shoes

5) Green data center for website hosting