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 […]

August 8, 2017

Julie Millen on running for others, logging 100 miles during Detroit Free Press Marathon & Half Marathon weekend this October

This October, during Detroit Free Press Marathon weekend Oct. 14-15, ultra runner and mom of five Julie Millen will take […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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