Good Life Halfsy

8 08, 2018

Beyond the Halfsy: Experiencing Lincoln

August 8th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With the 2018 Good Life Halfsy closing in on having all 50 states registered, it seems only fitting that we take the time to talk about your racecation to good ol' Lincoln, Nebraska. Beyond the Halfsy weekend activities, we invite you to explore Lincoln and see why this Nebraska’s capital city is one of the nation’s best-kept [...]

15 11, 2017

Lincoln Becomes Midwest Half Marathon Capital

November 15th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Pink Gorilla Events|Tags: , , , , , |

The secret is out. Lincoln is a half marathon destination like no other in the Midwest. In 2017, Lincoln saw 13,630 half marathoners take on its two largest events, The Lincoln Half Marathon in May and The Good Life Halfsy in October, surpassing both Des Moines, Iowa and Kansas City, Missouri for the most finishers [...]

13 11, 2017

Tonya, Robert, Korey and Susan – The Race

November 13th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Korey Donahoo, Robert Rieck, Susan Swearer, Tonya O'Neel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

These stories are the final parts of a four-part series about our Halfsy Heroes, Tonya O’Neel, Robert Rieck, Korey Donahoo, and Susan Swearer. Our series followed our heroes as they trained for the 2017 Good Life Halfsy. ** Tonya O’Neel - Ready For Her Next Goal “I spent so long training, it seemed almost obvious [...]

25 10, 2017

Susan Swearer – 2015 and 2016 are over

October 25th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Susan Swearer|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the third 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. ** Pirates are known to rob you without sentiment, but Susan has had enough of having things taken from her. She [...]

17 10, 2017

Korey Donahoo – Sights on the Finish Line

October 17th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Korey Donahoo|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the third 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. ** “I can’t decide if it’s more awkward to pass people on the trail, or to be passed.” Korey Donahoo quips. [...]

13 10, 2017

Yoga Swipes Right on Running

October 13th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy|

Mary Clare Sweet is the owner of Lotus House of Yoga in Omaha and Lincoln. She'll be running her first half marathon at the 2017 Good Life Halfsy. ** I am in the honeymoon phase of running, I dream about it, I stalk it on instagram and all of my outfits are filtered by, “Can [...]

11 10, 2017

Robert Rieck – Rain, Rain, Go Away!

October 11th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Robert Rieck|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This story is the third 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. ** “The weather has really been holding me back. I can’t do anything in the rain, and there isn’t another workout [...]

11 10, 2017

It’s Halfsy Time Lincoln!

October 11th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy|

Dear Fellow Lincolnites, On Sunday October 29th, 6,500 runners from 43 States are running 13.1 miles across the city on roads and trails from Seacrest Field to the Railyard in the 4th annual Good Life Halfsy. It is our hope that you will find the Good Life Halfsy an entertaining and spectator friendly event and great [...]

4 10, 2017

Tonya O’Neel – Beyond the system

October 4th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Tonya O'Neel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the third 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. ** ”I’m a really systematic person. I realize this. 90% of the time, I run on the same trail. At some [...]

25 09, 2017

Susan Swearer – Mission in mind

September 25th, 2017|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Susan Swearer|

This story is the second 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. ** “I will be running the Good Life Halfsy with two of my graduate students, Raul Palacios and Ana Damme. We [...]