August 12, 2018

#BreakTheStigma: Heroes in Recovery 6K race series coming to Kalamazoo

When was the last time you ran a 6K race? (That’s 3.72 miles.) How about participating in one that helps […]

August 9, 2018

Love to Run? Tell Us Your Favorite Michigan Routes!

We all have our favorite Michigan routes – the ones with the perfectly located scenic overlook, or the road with the […]

July 31, 2018

8 Reasons You’re Going to Love the Vineyard to Bay 15K & 5K this Labor Day Weekend

We’re never quite ready to say goodbye to summer. That’s why this race, the Vineyard to Bay 15K & 5K, […]

Summer Check-In (with Joe!) + Exciting MRG News + Race Deals

It’s end of July — time for a summer check-in! Join Joe and me as we talk about Joe’s running […]

July 17, 2018

Trail Running for a Cause—and Fresh Summer Veggies!

West Michigan runner and race director Kevin Curley vividly remembers hearing fellow runner Veronica Constantine’s journey of living with a […]

July 7, 2018

Winner of the VIP Tour and Tasting at Chateau Grand Traverse!

Since this post is overdue — I am so sorry, friends! It’s been one heck of a week here at […]

June 27, 2018

{Runner-Wine Lover Giveaway!} VIP Tour and Tasting at Chateau Grand Traverse

In two days, the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City gets underway–a weeklong celebration of the juicy red fruit that […]

June 18, 2018

Down 40 pounds and Heading Toward Half Marathons

Danny Wright discovered triathlons and marathons in his 20s, tackling both while serving in the U.S. Navy during his 20s. […]

June 6, 2018

Emma’s First 26.2: Bayshore Marathon Race Recap

When Emma told me last fall that she wanted to run this spring’s Bayshore Marathon, that she felt ready after a […]

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