March 24, 2017

Special Spring Break Friday Fueling: Tips for a healthy + happy vacation

By Ali Lopez MRG Contributor Spring Break is here for many of us and whether that means a vacation or […]

March 22, 2017

4 runners + 4 distances + single-track trails = summer running fun at the Mid-Michigan Ultra Team Trail Race

When you hear the words “team racing,” you might think “relay,” right? Relay races indeed are a ton of fun […]

March 21, 2017

Spring Race Preview: BIG Little Hero Race 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run in Traverse City

For the third year, business students at Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City are planning for the BIG Little Hero […]

March 1, 2017

Chicken & Cheesecake: Kona Running Company’s spring races in southeast Michigan

Kona Running Company, known for its fun and festive races in southern Michigan, is behind a new race that involves…chicken! […]

February 28, 2017

How to dress for your late-winter (crazy Michigan weather) runs + Michigan MarathonHER news

In the past week my running attire has run the gamut, from shorts and a thin long sleeve to tights, […]

February 20, 2017

Race Report: The Snow Moon Trail Run at Midland City Forest

By Ali Lopez MRG Contributor I first heard about the Snow Moon Trail Run when Kevin Fowler (one of the race […]

February 6, 2017

Midwest (Running) Monday: The Push

By Amy Bailey MRG Contributor “The biggest competition is myself. I am not looking to follow others or pull them […]

January 30, 2017

35 down, 15 to go: Tony Anderson on running marathons in every state to help children

Tony Anderson, a northern Michigan runner and 54-year-old father of three and grandfather of two, is on a mission to […]

January 5, 2017

Run for Chicken: Buffalo Wild Wings, Kona Running Company dishing up two new races

Registration is underway for two new races in Michigan — one held this spring, the second in the fall — […]

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