June 16, 2014

(M)22 Reasons to Love this Challenge

Maybe it’s true – the third time is a charm. Though my first two M22 Challenges – the first in […]

October 1, 2013

Miles Apart, Miles Together: Running bonds two sisters who support each other’s training and racing from afar

Sisters Jenifer Noga and Juliette McNiven-Perry live more than 200 miles apart, running and racing in their respective cities—Springboro, Ohio […]

August 2, 2013

My Michigan Running Story: Maggie Rettelle, winner of the Martian Marathon in Dearborn

Maggie Rettelle, a registered dietician who lives in Midland, is one speedy Michigan runner—she won the Martian Marathon this past […]

June 10, 2013

Race Report: 2013 M-22 Challenge

I just want to have fun. These are the words I repeated to myself, and shared with friends, in the […]

July 23, 2012

My Michigan Running Story: Joel Gaff, helping shape Michigan’s race event scene

Joel Gaff, 32, is well known in northern Michigan’s running community, not only as an impressive endurance athlete—he’s a former […]

August 24, 2011

Marathoner Mentality

It struck me as I ran watch- and music-free the other day. I was dodging tree roots and sand traps […]

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