Why I Run

Some would call me a runner. Perhaps even a serious runner. I would hardly refer to myself in those terms, but I suppose that is what happens when you run a marathon. Today I was reminded why I run. If you had said to me in the spring of 2014 that in less than a…

12 Reasons You Should Run A Marathon This Year

Don Kern is the founder and race director of the Grand Rapids Marathon. He has run 229 marathons or longer races, in each fifty states of the USA twice, in twenty-five countries, and at the North Pole. I’d say he is an expert on running, and, especially, marathons. So here are his “12 Reasons You Should Run…