August 22, 2017

MRG talks with 4-time Olympian Hunter Kemper, who returns to the Boyne City Triathlon this Labor Day weekend

From an early age, Hunter Kemper dreamt of one day competing against the very best athletes in the world. “Ever […]

August 8, 2017

Julie Millen on running for others, logging 100 miles during Detroit Free Press Marathon & Half Marathon weekend this October

This October, during Detroit Free Press Marathon weekend Oct. 14-15, ultra runner and mom of five Julie Millen will take […]

July 28, 2017

Fall Race Preview: Bridge Run 10 mile & 5K in Grand Rapids + Detroit Women’s Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

On the latest episode of the Michigan Runner Girl podcast, I caught up with two race directors of September events. First […]

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 […]

July 14, 2017

Announcing the winner of free entry to this September’s Boyne City Triathlon!

The week got away from me—I was taking Alex to his awesome Norte! bike camp everyday, where he explored Traverse […]

July 7, 2017

Hunter Kemper, 4-time U.S. Olympic triathlete, returns to Boyne City Triathlon this Labor Day weekend (plus race giveaway!)

Charissa Abel conquered a big, long-held goal last year—completing a 100-mile bike ride, or what’s known as a century ride. […]

July 2, 2017

In Traverse City for this week’s National Cherry Festival? 5 ways to get your run on in the Cherry Capital

You’re in Traverse City for the week, or maybe for a few days, to enjoy the annual National Cherry Festival. […]

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 13, 2017

Race Report: 44th annual Dexter-Ann Arbor Half Marathon

By Christie Overgaard MRG Contributor The 44th annual Dexter-Ann Arbor Run took place earlier this month, and this was the sixth […]

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