August 4, 2016

Running Leelanau Peninsula: Inside the Vineyard to Bay 25K, 15K/10K relay & 5K run/walk

Challenging and beautiful. Finisher medals that truly are works of art. Perfect amount of water stops. Friendly volunteers. Such sentiments […]

July 28, 2016

Episode #53: Tri Goddess Tri Race Recap + Swim Giveaway

Heather finished her first triathlon — the Tri Goddess Tri, organized by Epic Races — earlier this summer, and on […]

July 12, 2016

{Giveaway!} Traverse City Triathlon at Bowers Harbor Park this August

Years ago, not too long after I’d fallen deep in love with running and was signing up for any race I could, […]

July 8, 2016

Staying steady with a smile: what it’s like to be a pacer at the Charlevoix Marathon

By Courtney Hansen MRG Contributor Breathtaking Lake Michigan views, a quaint Northern Michigan town, and the chance to qualify for […]

July 1, 2016

{First-ever Triathlon!} Race Report: Tri Goddess Tri near Ann Arbor

“Why exactly did you want to do a triathlon?” Joe and I were sitting on our front porch, sipping beers […]

June 28, 2016

Inside the Holland Haven Marathon and Half Marathon along Lake Michigan (plus discount code!)

Sarah Van Timmeren couldn’t imagine running double-digit distances — the Grand Rapids mom of two started running in 2000 and […]

June 17, 2016

Episode #47: The Frankenmudder 5K in Frankenmuth

The third annual Frankenmudder, a “boot camp” style 5K featuring 17 challenging obstacles, takes place July 16. Race organizer Ryan […]

June 2, 2016

{Bonus} Podcast Episode #45: Michigan Nature Association’s Race for Nature 5Ks

This short and sweet “bonus” MRG episode is all about races in Michigan that benefit the state’s 170 nature sanctuaries, all […]

June 1, 2016

Episode #44: Hawk Island Triathlon in Lansing (for kids, too!)

The Hawk Island Triathlon, set for this coming weekend, June 4-5, features both sprint and Olympic distances as well as […]

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