Red Bull 400 at Copper Peak Ski Flying Hill

Get ready to watch some hill running insanity as the Red Bull 400 debuts at the Copper Peak Ski Flying hill in Ironwood on May 12, 2018

Fox Glacier Heli Hike


Tahqua Trail Race 2013

I was so inspired by the location for the 2013 Tahqua Trail Race  in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Tahquamenon Falls, that I skipped the step of reading the course description. I recruited Chuck to run with me without too much fuss but my running buddy Jeff, took a bit...

Cheetah Chase 5k at Binder Park Zoo

Running Wild at Binder Park Zoo The kind folks at Binder Park Zoo asked if we would share information about their annual Cheetah Chase 5k on our Facebook page.  We were more than happy to help support them and we thought that we should actually go out to Battle Creek,...

No Frills, All Thrills Trail Race

Its Not About the Frills, Its about the Trail! The 2013 racing season kicked off today with the Brighton Area Road Striders (B.A.R.S - how great is that! ) No Frills, All Thrills trail race in the beautiful Huron Meadows Metropark.  This race is a fund raiser for...

Snowshoe Fun at the Bigfoot Boogie 2013

Who knew running in snowshoes could be so fun and so damn hard!?! We journeyed up to Traverse City, Michigan on 1/18/2013 for Running Fit's Bigfoot Boogie snowshoe race.  The snow conditions were non-existant when we left Ann Arbor on Friday afternoon, which had us...

Indianapolis Monumental Marathon

Nov 2012, In a moment of weakness I agreed to run the Monumental Marathon in Indianapolis with Michael Steer and Anne Winters. My original plan was to run the full marathon with Michael but my training was sidetracked by the Dances with Dirt (DWD) race in Hell, Michigan in September.

Dances with Dirt 2012

Dances with Dirt 2012  is an annual event sponsored by Running Fit in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  The race is certainly not an event for everyone but definitely on the bucket list for a few.  I can check it off my list. On September 22, 2012, along with a few of my best...

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