October 30, 2017

Run for Beer: celebrating Michigan brews + beards at The Great Beerd Run in Traverse City on Nov. 11

It’s getting to be about that time…one of my favorite fall race traditions—The Great Beerd Run at the Grand Traverse […]

October 12, 2017

12 Women, 2 Vans, 195.5 miles, 32 hours … and a herd of alpacas? MRG recaps Reebok Ragnar Michigan

You couldn’t miss Team MRG at this fall’s Reebok Ragnar Relay Michigan, a 195.5-mile trek from Muskegon to Traverse City. […]

September 6, 2017

Growing up in a running family, training for half marathons & the power of pushing past 2.66 miles

With fall race season upon us  (yay for cooler weather!), it’s a good time to look ahead—and glance back, just […]

August 23, 2017

Join MRG on the Detroit River for the Strength, Heart & Sole Dinner Cruise Sept. 16

In a little over three weeks, I’ll be heading to Detroit for the fifth annual American Home Fitness Detroit Women’s Half Marathon, […]

August 22, 2017

MRG talks with 4-time Olympian Hunter Kemper, who returns to the Boyne City Triathlon this Labor Day weekend

From an early age, Hunter Kemper dreamt of one day competing against the very best athletes in the world. “Ever […]

July 28, 2017

Fall Race Preview: Bridge Run 10 mile & 5K in Grand Rapids + Detroit Women’s Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

On the latest episode of the Michigan Runner Girl podcast, I caught up with two race directors of September events. First […]

July 14, 2017

Announcing the winner of free entry to this September’s Boyne City Triathlon!

The week got away from me—I was taking Alex to his awesome Norte! bike camp everyday, where he explored Traverse […]

July 2, 2017

In Traverse City for this week’s National Cherry Festival? 5 ways to get your run on in the Cherry Capital

You’re in Traverse City for the week, or maybe for a few days, to enjoy the annual National Cherry Festival. […]

June 29, 2017

‘Big-time race with the small-town feel’: August’s Vineyard to Bay 25K, 15K/10K Relay & 5K in Leelanau

August just wouldn’t be the same for Wendy Currie if she didn’t run the Vineyard to Bay race in Suttons […]

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