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23 10, 2018

2018 Market to Market Relay Nebraska | Spotlight Team: Team Inclusion

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Every parent wants to give their child the world. When Matt Johnson’s son was born with Cerebral Palsy, he was told his child’s world was going to be very limited. “Kaleb will always face challenges. He will always need help. Little things like dressing himself or even transitioning out of his own chair, he’ll always [...]

11 10, 2018

2018 Market to Market Relay Nebraska | Spotlight Team: Hot Flashes

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It may have been a chilly day, but Deb Shissler’s team knows how to heat things up! Deb’s first run happened in 1979. “I saw this boy. I asked around a little and was told that if I wanted a shot, I had to ask him to go running. All I had were these army [...]

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 [...]

3 04, 2018

2018 Early Bird 10 Mile Race Director Recap

2018-12-14T23:54:30+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Early Bird|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We all know what they say about the early bird, and if you ran with us this past Saturday, you definitely earned your worm! Not just because our finisher medals had a worm on them, but because you battled strong wind and cold temps at the inaugural Early Bird 10 Mile Run presented by Nebraska [...]

2 02, 2018

Ervin & Smith: Rebranding the Leprechaun Chase 10K

2018-12-14T23:54:31+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Leprechaun Chase, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Ervin & Smith. You can find more information about Ervin & Smith here. ** The Leprechaun Chase is more than just your everyday 10K race. Instead of just battling for your own personal record, this race is a battle of the sexes—men versus women, lads versus lasses—for [...]

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. [...]

13 09, 2017

2017 Harvest Moon Hustle | When Running Became So Much More by Emily Estes

2018-12-14T23:54:31+00:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: Born & Raced In Nebraska, Harvest Moon Hustle, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Emily Estes, founder of Sage Nutrition. You can find more information about Sage Nutrition here. ** It’s funny how things change as we get older, huh? Like a love for running… I never would have imagined I would have those words coming my mouth. As a freshman [...]

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 [...]