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: Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

If you have a mom that enjoys being fit and getting outside, here are some ideas of what you can do with her this Mother’s Day instead of the usual brunch and flowers. Stay in Southeast Michigan, road trip to another city in-state, or go out-of-state–whichever you choose, we bet she will love spending time … Continue reading

UPCROSS Heads to Copper Harbor for Keweenaw Cup

The UPCROSS Cyclocross Series returns to action this weekend in Copper Harbor to host the Keweenaw Cup Cyclocross Race—a two-day festival of cyclocross action to be held on October 20 and 21. The 2012 races mark the fifth consecutive running of the Keweenaw Cup races, and the fourth year in conjunction with the UPCROSS Series. … Continue reading