August 14, 2019

These Must-Run Michigan Trail Races are Beyond Scenic

If you haven’t yet run a Great Lakes Endurance trail race — these events take place in the Upper Peninsula […]

August 7, 2019

Everything is coming together for Jen Casey: “It’s a good journey”

Jen Casey, a northern Michigan runner, triathlete and mom of two young children, discovered a love of road biking and […]

July 24, 2019

One Month Out: Latest IRONMAN 70.3 Traverse City Details from Joel Gaff

The countdown is on … IRONMAN 70.3 Traverse City is just one month away. Heather talks about how her training […]

July 17, 2019

Trails, Friends + Wine: the MRG Trail 10K & 5K on Aug. 4 in Lake Leelanau

In a little over two weeks(!), women from all across Michigan and beyond will take part in the first-ever Michigan […]

July 9, 2019

Your Next Epic Race? Eva Solomon Shares Summer + Fall Ideas

Epic Races knows a thing or two (or a thousand) about putting on races and events. This Ann Arbor-based race […]

July 2, 2019

Training for a Boston Qualifier at the Holland Haven Marathon this September

While Chad Kikstra started running in middle school — “I ran the 880, but was never that great,” he says […]

June 26, 2019

My First 50-mile Trail Race

By Ali Lopez MRG Contributor A couple of weeks ago I did something I never would have imagined doing when […]

June 12, 2019

IRONMAN 70.3 Training Update + the Best Color Run for the Whole Family

June is well underway (note to Mother Nature: could you please warm it up a little more, and keep it […]

May 15, 2019

Latest MRG News (Discount Codes, First-ever MRG Race + Bayshore Expo!)

You’ll want to tune in to the latest Michigan Runner Girl podcast episode to hear some big announcements as well […]

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