After not hearing our name pulled in last year’s Western States lottery drawing I knew that Western Reserve Racing Burning River 100 would be on our schedule for 2015. This event would 1) give me a chance to earn another #WS100 lottery ticket, 2) teach me what a true point-to-point course involves, and 3) experience a midsummer, Read More

It’s pretty hard to put in words a recap on Sunday’s Borgess Run for the Health of It races as the day was something I’ll never forget. So many amazing stories of individuals that conquered battles throughout the past year to toe the line that day. For me it was bitter-sweet witness my dad,, Read More

I had a great idea a few months ago: wouldn’t it be great to turn a 34 mile point to point race into a 68 mile out and back adventure?  Every year in Kalamazoo, MI the Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) hold a point to point race on the Kal-Haven Trail (KHT).  Events include solo or, Read More

With just under a week to go before DWD Green Swamp 50 miler, it was great to get out and pace a fun pace group for the 2nd annual Portage Winter Blast Half Marathon on Sunday. Temps were better than last year but the fresh dusting of snow the night before definitely made for, Read More

From amazing training runs throughout the night to seeing my entire family finish a 5K together, this past year has been a year on the move for all of us.  As I look back it is hard to pin point one highlight as there were so many great times we had as a family, Read More

This past September, a local running club that I’m involved with (Kalamazoo Area Runners) interviewed me for their monthly newsletter that spotlights their members.  Below you’ll find the article and here is a link to the full newsletter.   KAR September Rundown Newsletter A Sprinter Crosses Over By Gale Fischer We are different, in, Read More