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14 03, 2019

DeAnn McClure – A Runner Mom

2019-03-14T19:50:40+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: Sioux Falls Skedaddle, Skedaddle Stories|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is part three of a ten-part series leading up to the 2019 Sioux Falls Skedaddle. For more information about the race and how to join us on April 28, visit the website here. ** It’s easy to get lost in motherhood. It’s easy to disappear, knowing these years pass so quickly, and that soon [...]

28 02, 2019

Nebraska Medicine: Four Ways to be a Supportive Sports Parent

2019-02-28T17:08:07+00:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: Early Bird, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Michael D. Weaver, DO of Nebraska Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. You can learn more about Nebraska Medicine here. ** Parenting a child active in sports can be a challenge and a joy. Every parent wants to see their child stay healthy while enjoying the process – [...]

31 10, 2018

Julia, Melissa, Jenn, and Christina – We Finish Together

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00October 31st, 2018|Categories: Christina Liekhus, Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Jenn Schroeder, Julia Wessel, Melissa Omar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is the final installment in our 2018 Halfsy Heroes series. These stories have followed Julia Wessel, Jenn Schroeder, Melissa Omar, and Christina Liekhus as they’ve prepared for this year’s Good Life Halfsy. ** This year's Halfsy Heroes came from different stages of life, different attitudes about running, and with different obstacles to overcome, but [...]

16 10, 2018

Melissa Omar – Accepting the Struggle, But Never Accepting Defeat

2018-10-16T18:06:56+00:00October 16th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Halfsy Heroes, Melissa Omar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the third 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. ** Melissa Omar is no stranger to having to take one step at a time, even when she’s the only one [...]

11 09, 2018

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

2018-09-11T22:35:00+00:00September 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 [...]

8 08, 2018

Beyond the Halfsy: Experiencing Lincoln

2018-12-14T23:54:30+00:00August 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 [...]

18 06, 2018

2018 Cornfield Cornfield 10K Race Director Recap

2018-12-14T23:54:30+00:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Cornfield Cornfield|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As race day gave way to Father’s day, I found myself comparing running and race directing. I’ve considered the notion before, but never really thought much about it, but both are a family affair. Crossing a finish line as a runner or organizing an event for thousands of runners, both fill me with pride and [...]