Find Running Friends

Running specialty stores often host group runs and offer race training opportunities.

You can also find running friends through the running groups listed below. Are you part of a running group not yet included here, or know of a Michigan running store or organization that’s not on this list? Please let MRG know! Send along information by email: heather [at] michiganrunnergirl [dot] com

Michigan running specialty stores

Michigan running groups

Mid-Michigan/southern Michigan

Northern Michigan

Southeast Michigan

Southwest Michigan

Upper Peninsula

West Michigan

Statewide organizations

Moms Run This Town (chapters throughout Michigan)

Team In Training (training/fundraising opportunities throughout Michigan) Check out the Team In Training Michigan chapter’s Facebook page here »

MI Big Green Gym  – part of the Michigan Recreation and Park Association. Discover tons of great healthy events and happenings throughout the state. Michigan has some of the country’s best parks, trails, and other outdoor recreation facilities. There are endless ways to get active, stay health, and spend time with family and community any time of year! Hikebike, paddle, walk, sail, skirun, swim, climb — you can do it all in #mibiggreengym!

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  1. Greetings!

    You are invited to support our first Stepping UP with the Capuchins Virtual Walk fundraiser to be held May 14th thru May 22nd. The walk supports the work of the Capuchin Soup Kitchen, Solanus Casey Center and Capuchin Retreat Center. Attached is a save the date card.

    This event can take the form of your favorite activity, and it’s is ultimately up to all of us to help create individually. Here are just a few options: fun runs, walks, hikes, games; biking, swimming, jumping rope, paddling and skateboarding. Be creative and pick the activity, day and time over the 9-day event that suits you best.

    So simple register, wear your Stepping Up with the Capuchins t-shirt, get moving and share on social media.

    We encourage you to register individually or as a team by visiting
    Tickets are $35 for adults and $20 for children (12 and under). Donations are also encouraged.

    Register by or before April 12th to receive your event t-shirt before May 14th!

    We thank God ahead of time for your support!

    Kind regards,

    Erica Sanders

    Erica Sanders | Special Events Manager
    Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph
    1820 Mt. Elliott St.
    Detroit, MI 48207-3427

    Direct: (313) 939-2009
    Fax: (313) 922-0404

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