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…