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 […]

June 2, 2017

Eddie and Jen Kline on running comebacks & this fall’s Holland Haven Marathon, Half Marathon & 8K

The Holland Haven Marathon and Half Marathon—the race starts in Grand Haven and ends in Holland, Mich.—is in its fourth […]

May 23, 2017

Petoskey to Old Mission Peninsula: Inside the inaugural Lighthouse 100-mile and 50-mile ultras

Marathoner, ultra marathoner and Detroit native Dave Krupski likes “creating race courses that are my dream races.” He’s behind the […]

May 16, 2017

Catching up with David Willey, Runner’s World Editor-in-Chief, about his Moonshot at the Bayshore Marathon in Traverse City

You may know David Willey as the longtime editor-in-chief of Runner’s World magazine—he’s been at the helm of this publication […]

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 […]

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