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16 10, 2019

2019 Market to Market Relay Nebraska | Spotlight Team: Dashing Divas

2019-10-16T17:51:04+00:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Esther Paine knew her sister, Amy Locher, was going to run. It didn’t surprise anyone, in fact. She always runs.  From the Leprechaun Chase to the Good Life Halfsy, it’s just what Amy does. But she never does it alone. “Market to Market gives us one more reason to all come together, even if not [...]

4 09, 2019

2019 Market to Market Relay Nebraska | Course Changes: Halftime

2019-09-04T18:18:07+00:00September 4th, 2019|Categories: Market to Market Relay, Nebraska|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In 2007, I started running and I had a silly idea to have a team running relay from Omaha to Lincoln. One of the reasons I felt that it was possible was because I discovered the Lied Bridge across the Platte River existed. This was before Google Maps existed, so I hopped on my dad’s [...]

6 08, 2019

Top 5 Reasons You’ll Love the Good Life Halfsy Half Marathon in Nebraska

2019-08-09T16:56:07+00:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: Good Life Halfsy|Tags: , , , , , , |

5. It's huge. 6,500 runners from all 50 states and Canada 4. Nationally ranked as one of the best Half Marathons according to BibRave 100, Active Network and Greatist 3. Lincoln, Nebraska's food, hospitality and sites (See our recommendations for Local Sights, Food & Drink + Night Life) 2. Net Downhill Course = A Fast [...]

17 07, 2019

Venue at Werner Park: Training Your Cross-Country Canine Companion

2019-07-17T16:13:48+00:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Venue at Werner Park. You can learn more about Venue at Werner Park here. ** When you have the perfect furry companion, you can’t help but want to include them in all your daily activities. Today, we’re here to help you make your four-legged friends a part [...]

28 05, 2019

2019 Market to Market Relay Iowa | Spotlight Team: The Original Seven

2019-06-24T15:04:04+00:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Iowa, Market to Market Relay|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The O’Polkas raised their four sons and three daughters to stand on their own two feet, but to remember that there were always 12 extra hands ready to catch them if they stumbled. As the O’Polkas watched their seven children cross the Market to Market finish line together, they smiled at the realization of a [...]

28 05, 2019

Athletico: Active Lifestyles and Achilles Tendinitis

2019-05-28T04:20:35+00:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Iowa, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Athletico Physical Therapy. You can learn more about Athletico Physical Therapy here. ** Have you ever experienced pain or swelling in your Achilles heel after prolonged activity? Though the Achilles is the strongest tendon in the body, it’s still susceptible to injury. Achilles tendinitis is an overuse [...]

22 05, 2019

2019 Market to Market Relay Iowa | Spotlight Team: Bondurant Babes

2019-05-22T21:27:25+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Iowa, Market to Market Relay|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As children, we were constantly asked what we were going to “be” when we grew up. For John and Abigail Hughes, there was no waiting to find out what their beautiful daughter Hazel was going to be. She already was. While many of us strive to be more patient, more giving, or more compassionate, Hazel was. [...]

15 05, 2019

2019 Market to Market Relay Iowa | Spotlight Team: Run Like Hell

2019-05-15T14:38:53+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Iowa, Market to Market Relay|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When Evil is Afoot, There Can Be No Slowing Down In the light of every Market to Market from the very beginning, we’ve seen the darkness. Something wicked lurking in every race. You’ve seen them. We’ve all seen them. A dark blur. You can pretend they’re not there, but when you feel the fire, you’d [...]

14 05, 2019

Venue at Werner Park: Final Countdown

2019-05-14T15:37:42+00:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: Cornfield Cornfield, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest blog post written by Venue at Werner Park. You can learn more about Venue at Werner Park here. ** Hey runners and readers! Today, we are here to provide you with helpful tips as you gear up for the big race! Getting prepared for a big race can be exciting and [...]

30 04, 2019

Skedaddle Stories – Sioux Falls Women Run

2019-04-30T20:30:26+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Sioux Falls Skedaddle, Skedaddle Stories|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This story is the final part of a ten-part series about the 2019 Sioux Falls Skedaddle. For more information about the race and how to join us next year, visit the website here. ** The winters are brutally cold, and the summers get cripplingly hot, but community knows no seasons. That’s why you’ll find Sioux Falls [...]