June 27, 2018

{Runner-Wine Lover Giveaway!} VIP Tour and Tasting at Chateau Grand Traverse

In two days, the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City gets underway–a weeklong celebration of the juicy red fruit that […]

June 6, 2018

Emma’s First 26.2: Bayshore Marathon Race Recap

When Emma told me last fall that she wanted to run this spring’s Bayshore Marathon, that she felt ready after a […]

May 30, 2018

Tri Goddess Tri Celebrates 10 years

Ann Arbor-based race management company Epic Races is known for putting on, well, pretty epic races. From its flagship event […]

May 15, 2018

{Live Podcast!} An Evening with Des Linden, 2018 Boston Marathon Champion

“If there was ever a year where I thought this was not my year, this was the one.” Elite runner […]

May 14, 2018

Lake Michigan breezes, downtown attractions, scenic course among reasons runners love Muskegon’s Seaway Run

In just over a month, the longstanding Muskegon summer race tradition known as the Seaway Run takes place along the […]

May 1, 2018

City Spotlight: Summer running + playing in Traverse City

If Traverse City is among your summer travel destinations — or you’ve been looking for an excuse to spend some […]

April 26, 2018

‘Friday Evening with Des Linden’ now offered as part of MRG Spring Getaway May 4-6 in Traverse City

Spots still remain for the 3rd Annual MRG Spring Getaway, set for May 4-6 at Timber Ridge Resort in Traverse […]

April 16, 2018

Your chance to meet Boston Marathon winner Desiree Linden + other MRG updates

Wow, what a day! History was made when Michigan’s own Desiree Linden, a 34-year-old runner who trains with Hanson-Brooks Original […]

April 10, 2018

What it’s like to plan a race (as a college student). Inside this weekend’s BIG Little Hero Race in Traverse City

For the fourth year, students in Kristy McDonald’s business communications class are behind the popular BIG Little Hero Race at […]

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Due to COVID-19, a number of events have either been postponed, rescheduled, or canceled. Please check directly with event websites and organizers to make sure any events or races you are planning to attend are still being held. Our Calendar has not yet been updated to reflect this trying time. Thank You and Stay Safe.