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 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 17, 2017

The Beauty (and Pain) of a Running Break + Getting Back Out There

As I take a self-imposed running break following my spring marathon and recent half marathon, to ensure a longtime comes-and-goes […]

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 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 […]

May 9, 2017

A conversation with Sarah Bowen Shea and Dimity McDowell of Another Mother Runner

Way back in spring 2010, not too long before I started the Michigan Runner Girl blog, I wrote posts about running for […]

April 11, 2017

Team Red, White & Blue: Helping veterans through running, community connection

Integrating back into civilian life is incredibly challenging for many veterans, and one national organization with a significant presence here […]

April 4, 2017

Why We Run: Getting honest and real about the running lifestyle with Cassy Stone + thoughts from MRG readers

I think one of my biggest joys was learning my love affair with fueling what my body needed, whether that […]

March 14, 2017

No Surrender Running Club: changing children’s lives through running in Grand Rapids

No Surrender Running Club isn’t your everyday running organization. This nonprofit based in west Michigan is all about using running and […]

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