June 27, 2017

Where Will Your Summer Adventures Take You? Exploring + Running with Michigan State Parks’ Maia Turek

For this week’s special 100th episode of the Michigan Runner Girl Show—this weekly podcast launched in August 2015 with an […]

June 20, 2017

Will Run for Cherries: July’s National Cherry Festival races in Traverse City (plus race discount code!)

Known as the “Original Traverse City Foot Race,” the Festival of Races that are part of the National Cherry Festival […]

June 13, 2017

Jeff Crumbaugh of Great Lakes Endurance on his eco-friendly trail races in northern Michigan, the U.P. & Wisconsin

Jeff Crumbaugh, longtime runner, race director and founder of race management company Great Lakes Endurance, is known for his commitment […]

Race Report: 44th annual Dexter-Ann Arbor Half Marathon

By Christie Overgaard MRG Contributor The 44th annual Dexter-Ann Arbor Run took place earlier this month, and this was the sixth […]

June 9, 2017

Reflecting on this year’s Bayshore Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K in Traverse City

As I’ve been sharing on the Michigan Runner Girl Facebook page recently, I’ve been taking it pretty easy running-wise following […]

June 2, 2017

Eddie and Jen Kline on running comebacks & this fall’s Holland Haven Marathon, Half Marathon & 8K

The Holland Haven Marathon and Half Marathon—the race starts in Grand Haven and ends in Holland, Mich.—is in its fourth […]

May 24, 2017

MRG in Muskegon this June + Race Entry Giveaway for the Seaway Run & Lake Michigan Half Marathon

One of the best things about publishing Michigan Runner Girl is the chance to see, and really get to know, […]

May 23, 2017

Petoskey to Old Mission Peninsula: Inside the inaugural Lighthouse 100-mile and 50-mile ultras

Marathoner, ultra marathoner and Detroit native Dave Krupski likes “creating race courses that are my dream races.” He’s behind the […]

April 18, 2017

MRG talks with Andrew Buikema of Mercy Health Seaway Run & Lake Michigan Half Marathon in Muskegon

This summer, I am looking forward to running my first Lake Michigan Half Marathon. This is a longtime Muskegon, Mich. event that […]

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