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Recent Blog Posts

June 3, 2021

Asparagus two ways: breakfast sammie + picnic quinoa salad

By Ali LopezMRG Contributor Asparagus season is definitely one of my favorite times of the year! It means spring and […]

April 28, 2021

A finish line proposal at the North Mitten Half Marathon

When Dave Truxton toed the start line at last year’s North Mitten at Crystal Mountain, the Traverse City runner had […]

April 15, 2021

10 Michigan state parks on a Great Lake shore

If you’ve listened to any of the great conversations we’ve had about Michigan state parks on the MRG podcast (and […]

April 11, 2021

Staying strong, focused + race-ready with the help of friends

Christie Phillips hasn’t exactly loved running. Far from it, actually. “Running was always something I hated, but did to stay […]

Recent Podcast Episodes

August 31, 2021

Inside IRONMAN 70.3 Michigan in Frankfort

In just under two weeks, a few thousand athletes and their family and friends will travel to the quaint and […]

August 16, 2021

‘Nature helps us in every way’: Janice Davidson on the return of the Betsie Valley Trail Run

At the start of 2021, Janice Davidson took a big leap of faith when she quit her longtime position as […]

August 6, 2021

Going green with runner and innovator Kristina Smithe

“The idea came to me after running a marathon—the California International Marathon—in December of 2019. I ran the marathon and […]

July 22, 2021

Michigan West Coast running + racing

An epic mountain backpacking trip with fellow veterans, getting back to racing in person (and snagging a podium finish), race […]

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Setting big race goals — to help others https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/michigan-runner-girl-7247957/setting-big-race-goals-to-help-others-8010378033 on @bloglovin

Listener Journeys: ‘My first half for the second time’ https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/michigan-runner-girl-7247957/listener-journeys-my-first-half-for-second-7979839095 on @bloglovin

A finish line proposal at the North Mitten Half Marathon https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/michigan-runner-girl-7247957/a-finish-line-proposal-at-north-mitten-half-7978178493 on @bloglovin

Project Rustic update from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/michigan-runner-girl-7247957/project-rustic-update-from-michigan-department-7974758593 on @bloglovin

3 event directors get honest about pandemic racing + what’s to come https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/michigan-runner-girl-7247957/3-event-directors-get-honest-about-pandemic-7969747975 on @bloglovin

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