Monthly Archives: August 2017

31 08, 2017

How to Run Your Best Halfsy

August 31st, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Pink Gorilla Events|Tags: , , , |

by Kyle Kranz Last year after missing my PR by 1 second in October at the Run Crazy Horse Half Marathon in western South Dakota, I was on a quick search for a second try! There are not many half marathons within driving distance of Rapid City, SD. There are even less in October and [...]

30 08, 2017

2017 M2M Relay Nebraska | Your Starting Wave, Race Day Guide, and More!

August 30th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

YOUR TEAM’S STARTING WAVE PLACEMENT The 10th Annual Market to Market Relay Nebraska presented by OrthoNebraska will feature over 615 teams starting in 15 different starting waves leaving from Aksarben Village. Waves will begin at 5:00 am, with the last wave leaving at 9:40am. You can look up your team’s information (including your team name, team bib [...]

29 08, 2017

Meet Susan, a Halfsy Hero

August 29th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Susan Swearer|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the first part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Susan Swearer. Our series will follow Susan and three other heroes as they train for the 2017 Good Life Halfsy. ** Susan Swearer isn’t afraid to stand up to a bully and she never planned to let an injury push her [...]

23 08, 2017

Meet Korey, a Halfsy Hero

August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Korey Donahoo|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the first part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Korey Donahoo. Our series will follow Korey and three other heroes as they train for the 2017 Good Life Halfsy. ** Korey Donahoo has made it his life’s mission to cheer people on. As one of the founding fathers of American [...]

21 08, 2017

Market to Market Relay Nebraska | USA Endurance

August 21st, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Our very own Pink Gorilla Events co-founder and Market to Market Relay Nebraska race director, Ben Cohoon, was interviewed by USA Endurance last week. In this 55 minute interview, Ben talks about the planning, preparation, and organization that goes into coordinating 500 volunteers, 50 vendors, 4500 runners and 50 property owners all at the same [...]

16 08, 2017

Meet Robert, a Halfsy Hero

August 16th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Robert Rieck|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the first part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Robert Rieck. Our series will follow Robert and three other heroes as they train for the 2017 Good Life Halfsy. ** Robert Rieck will not be running The Good Life Halfsy this year. In fact, Robert isn’t a runner at all. [...]

10 08, 2017

2017 M2M Relay Nebraska | Completed Team Roster… What’s Next?

August 10th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Congratulations! Your team roster has at least five runners registered and you’re ready to roll for the 2017 Market to Market Relay Nebraska! This year’s race will feature 600 teams. You may be thinking… now what? But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! We have a timeline all sketched out for you of important release [...]

9 08, 2017

Meet Tonya, a Halfsy Hero

August 9th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Tonya O'Neel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the first part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Tonya O’Neel. Our series will follow Tonya and three other heroes as they train for the 2017 Good Life Halfsy. ** It’s 11pm and Tonya O’Neel is tired. She clocked out of her office at 5, but here she is tending [...]

8 08, 2017

2017 M2M Relay Ohio | Your Starting Wave, Race Day Guide, and More!

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Ohio|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

YOUR TEAM’S STARTING WAVE PLACEMENT The 4th annual Market to Market Relay Ohio will feature over 175 teams, starting in 8 different waves leaving from the the historic Main Street of Milford in Greater Cincinnati. Waves will begin at 5:00 am, with the last wave leaving at 8:00 am. You can look up your team’s [...]