Friday Five: 5 Events to Jump-Start Summer

By: Brighid Klick Summer is almost here! Time to get outside, soak up that Vitamin D, and enter a race or two! From the usual biking and running to the not-so-usual trail racing, triathlons, and adventure racing, we offer you a selection of June events to help get your summer off on the right foot. … Continue reading

Friday Five: Enjoy the Long Memorial Day Weekend

Looking to do something out of the ordinary for Memorial Day, maybe participate in a new event or visit someplace new in Michigan? Participate in one of these weekend-long events, try out a triathlon, or go on a bike ride across the Thumb or Keweenaw for a Memorial Day weekend you will always remember 1. … Continue reading

Friday Five: Bookmark These May Events

Another month, another page on the calendar. With 31 days and a federal holiday (Memorial Day for those playing at home), the month of May is a hotbed of exciting events from 5Ks to marathons to 24-hour adventure races. Yes, it’s not Friday. In fact, it’s not even May, but we thought we would provide … Continue reading

Friday Five: 5 April Events to Get You Active Again

Spring has arrived, the sun is out, which means it’s time to get outside! Get started on race training, begin your spring/summer race schedule, or just go for a walk in a park. To help you prepare, we offer our monthly look at upcoming events in the Michigan area. We went with unique and popular, … Continue reading

Wayne County Hosts Annual Bike Through the Lights Event

By: Rachel Leggett For those of you itching for one last bike tour before the snow hits, Wayne County is the place to be. Wayne County Parks is giving cyclists the chance to bike through the lights of Merriman Hollow Park before its annual Lightfest opens to the public. Take in the holiday spectacle as … Continue reading