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 […]

December 19, 2017

Desiree Linden, 2-time Olympian & Michigan lover, is ready for Boston 2018

Nearly two years ago, having watched on TV elite distance runner Desiree Linden place second at the U.S. Olympic Marathon […]

October 3, 2017

MRG talks with Kathrine Switzer, iconic athlete, author and founder of ‘261 Fearless’

When I began my running journey just over 10 years ago now, I admittedly knew little about our sport, from […]

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 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 21, 2016

Episode #38: 2016 Boston Marathon finisher, race pacer and soon-to-be ultramarathoner Courtney Hansen

Courtney Hansen, an avid runner in west Michigan who has contributed to MichiganRunnerGirl.com with stories about her races and involvement […]

April 27, 2015

All Things Boston: Race Recap + Reader Questions Answered

One week later and I’m still on a runner’s high from finishing the Boston Marathon. This wasn’t my fastest marathon […]

April 14, 2015

Running Gazelle Girl this weekend? Be sure to meet the MRG ambassadors!

This weekend ahead is somewhat bittersweet, running-wise, for me. It’s Gazelle Girl weekend and a group of my best running […]

December 30, 2014

Let’s Do This, 2015: New year is (almost) here + save BIG on MRG gear

I’ve been a bit quiet here lately. Well, at least here on the blog. The MRG Facebook page, meanwhile, has […]

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