May 30, 2017

Winners of the Mercy Health Seaway Run & Lake Michigan Half Marathon giveaway!

I want to thank everyone who entered last week’s Mercy Health Seaway Run and Lake Michigan Half Marathon race entry giveaway! I really […]

May 24, 2017

MRG in Muskegon this June + Race Entry Giveaway for the Seaway Run & Lake Michigan Half Marathon

One of the best things about publishing Michigan Runner Girl is the chance to see, and really get to know, […]

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 […]

May 1, 2017

Lobster rolls, famous runner sightings, HOT weather + an amazing finish line photo: Ali Lopez’s Boston Marathon Race Report

By Ali Lopez MRG Contributor A couple of weeks ago I ran the Boston Marathon. I still can’t believe it. […]

April 12, 2017

College students hone business skills, help strengthen community & honor local heroism as organizers of this weekend’s BIG Little Hero Run

TRAVERSE CITY—In just a few days, months of hard work and hustle will pay off for a group of college students […]

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 17, 2017

ForeShore Adventure Run: Obstacle-course racing on the shores of Lake Michigan

For Norton Shores, Mich. runner Brian Bement, selecting races to participate in comes down to a few different factors: location, […]

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 […]

March 1, 2017

Chicken & Cheesecake: Kona Running Company’s spring races in southeast Michigan

Kona Running Company, known for its fun and festive races in southern Michigan, is behind a new race that involves…chicken! […]

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