Market to Market Relay

27 04, 2018

7 Running Relay Packing Tips

2018-12-14T23:54:30+00:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Market to Market Relay|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Team running relay races are great fun and the ultimate running road trip. With every road trip packing is part of the experience. Pack too little and your adventure becomes stressful. Here are the top 7 things to remember when creating your running relay packing list. 1. It's a team running relay race. Make the [...]

9 04, 2018

Athletico Physical Therapy: 3 Ways to Combat Low Back in Pain Runners

2018-12-14T23:54:30+00:00April 9th, 2018|Categories: Iowa, Leprechaun Chase, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Athletico Physical Therapy. You can find more information about Athletico Physical Therapy here. ** Low back pain is the largest cause of disability, affecting nearly 80 percent of people in the United States at some point in their lifetime.1 For runners, the compressive load during foot strike is [...]

4 04, 2018

2018 M2M Relay Iowa | Completed Team Roster… What’s Next?

2018-12-14T23:54:30+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Iowa, Market to Market Relay|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Congratulations! Your team roster has at least five runners registered and you’re ready to roll for the 2018 Market to Market Relay Iowa! This SOLD OUT race will feature 350 teams. You may be thinking… now what? But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! TIMELINE OF IMPORTANT DATES: Official Rulebook is available now. Print or bookmark on your [...]

4 10, 2017

2017 Market to Market Relay Nebraska | Spotlight Team: Ladies of the Evening

2017-10-04T02:53:53+00:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Silk. Sweat. Heavy breathing. The Ladies of the Evening know what they like… they like to move their bodies. For the last 20 years, the team has been running together. For the last 10, they’ve been doing it in negligees and feather boas at Market to Market Nebraska. “Honestly, this was the best year yet. [...]

4 10, 2017

2017 Market to Market Relay Nebraska | Spotlight Team: Loose Screws

2017-10-04T02:54:02+00:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

From Loose Screws to Missed Cues, This Team Shows Up! The Loose Screws have been running into trouble since before the first Market to Market Relay in 2008, and have made sure to bring that trouble with them every year since. The team name comes from their motto: If it’s broke, screw it! Prior to [...]

19 09, 2017

2017 Harvest Moon Hustle | Spotlight Runner: Bill Udell

2017-09-19T21:00:03+00:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Harvest Moon Hustle, Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Taking on the 2017 Harvest Moon Hustle was like meeting an old friend for Bill Udell. "It's my favorite running event. It’s the one race I won’t miss every year," he said. He's competed in the Harvest Moon Hustle since it's inaugural year in 2011. Running beneath a canopy of fall foliage in the ever fading [...]

15 09, 2017

2017 Market to Market Relay Ohio | Spotlight Team: Team RWB Cinci

2018-12-14T23:54:31+00:00September 15th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Ohio|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Team RWB Cinci knows that their team is bigger than the 7-person matrix who crossed the line at this year’s Market to Market Relay. Red White and Blue Cincinnati is just one branch of RWB, whose mission is to reintegrate vets into civilian life. “Even if you weren’t in a combat zone, there’s a level [...]

13 09, 2017

2017 Market to Market Relay Ohio | Spotlight Team: Moms Run This Town #1

2018-12-14T23:54:31+00:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Ohio|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you’ve ever watched a woman carry a 30 pound toddler and a week’s worth of groceries in one trip, coordinate 5 schedules and never miss a jog, or plan an egg-free, nut-free, gluten-free, dairy-free birthday party for a child who will only eat things shaped like triangles, you know that Moms Run This Town. [...]

30 08, 2017

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

2018-12-14T23:54:31+00:00August 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 [...]

21 08, 2017

Market to Market Relay Nebraska | USA Endurance

2017-08-30T16:13:25+00:00August 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 [...]