Good Life Halfsy

11 10, 2018

Jenn Schroeder – From Her First Step to Dubstep

October 11th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Jenn Schroeder|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the third part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Jenn Schroeder. Our series will follow Jenn and three other heroes as they train for the 2018 Good Life Halfsy. ** “There has been a lot of adjusting at work lately. It’s good, but it’s definitely cost me some of my [...]

3 10, 2018

Julia Wessel – Many Women, One Tribe

October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Julia Wessel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the third part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Julia Wessel. Our series will follow Julia and three other heroes as they train for the 2018 Good Life Halfsy. ** There are hundreds of miles in a half marathon. Race day only includes 13.1 of them. Julia Wessel may cross [...]

26 09, 2018

Christina Liekhus – Giving Herself the Gift of Today

September 26th, 2018|Categories: Christina Liekhus, Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the second part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Christina Liekhus. Our series will follow Christina and three other heroes as they train for the 2018 Good Life Halfsy. ** Christina Liekhus woke up the day after her birthday feeling stiff, sore, and just tired. It’s not her age that [...]

19 09, 2018

Jenn Schroeder – Every Step She Takes

September 19th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Jenn Schroeder|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the second part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Jenn Schroeder. Our series will follow Jenn and three other heroes as they train for the 2018 Good Life Halfsy. ** “I’m not a morning person, but in Arizona, I had to be. It’s been so hot that if I wait, [...]

12 09, 2018

AAA of Nebraska: 3 Reasons to Ride Your Bike Without Fear

September 12th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by AAA of Nebraska. You can find more information about AAA Bicycle Service here. ** You love the sense of freedom a bicycle offers. It gets your heart pumping and your muscles moving. Plus, you save on gas for your car. There are plenty of reasons to enjoy the [...]

11 09, 2018

Melissa Omar – Late to Bed, Early to Rise, Melissa Keeps Her Eye on the Prize

September 11th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Melissa Omar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the second part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Melissa Omar. Our series will follow Melissa and three other heroes as they train for the 2018 Good Life Halfsy. ** Finding time for everything seems hard when it’s just you and your job. Then you get married and you think [...]

5 09, 2018

Julia Wessel – Weather or Not

September 5th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Julia Wessel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the second part in a four-part series about our Halfsy Hero Julia Wessel. Our series will follow Julia and three other heroes as they train for the 2018 Good Life Halfsy. ** The relentless downpour has been putting a damper on Nebraska for weeks but has intensified in the last few days. [...]

30 08, 2018

Meet Halfsy Heroes Julia, Melissa, Jenn, and Christina

August 30th, 2018|Categories: Christina Liekhus, Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Jenn Schroeder, Julia Wessel, Melissa Omar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This year’s Halfsy Heroes have already taken their first steps toward the finish line, and each one is running toward something even bigger! Watch Julia A decision to change her life had Julia Wessel running from her daughter. “I had this pair of size 20 jeans and they made me mad. They made me madder [...]

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 [...]