September 20, 2018

Love of running + wine leads lifelong friends to start Grateful Grapes Wine Company

Dawn Piper says she didn’t understand why her lifelong friend Dawn Cornfield liked getting up early on Saturday mornings for […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

March 11, 2018

BIG Little Hero Race 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run returns this April in Traverse City

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

November 28, 2017

Escape this January: Announcing the first-ever Michigan Runner Girl Winter Getaway

Moonlit snowshoeing, cross country skiing and hiking through the woods, yoga, delicious food and drink…all in a gorgeous Up North […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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