There's still time to register for the Brewers Mini-Marathon

Published Aug. 31, 2017

Time is running out to register for the Brewers Mini-Marathon. The sixth annual event gives runners the option of conquering a half marathon, 10K or 5K. Each course leads participants through Miller Park along the field warning track before finishing outside the ballpark.


Where do you run, Milwaukee?

Published June 7, 2017

Everyone has their favorite places to run, based on a variety of factors including convenience, location and more. Here are my favorites around town. Tell us which Milwaukee routes inspire your best jogging times and distances.


Volunteers, emotion fuel Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Published Sept. 20, 2013

More than 18,000 people will gather on the Milwaukee Lakefront Sunday morning with the goal of raising $1.2 million to support the Komen Fund and breast cancer treatment and research. Their day of mourning, celebration, support and courage is made possible by the roughly 1,000 volunteers who spend about 10 months of the year devoted to the event and the cause.


Cooperation over competition: Girls on the Run

Published Nov. 9, 2012

Even on chilly weekends in November, runners have at least a half-dozen 5K races to choose from. Only one of them emphasizes cooperation over competition, and gives all its young participants bib No. 1. The Girls on the Run of Greater Milwaukee, an expanding youth development effort, hosts its first outdoor 5K Turkey Trot on Sunday, Nov. 18, in Greenfield Park.


Color me intimidated

Published Aug. 22, 2012

I've never been a runner. However, I've always been stubborn. And now that I've set my sights on - and tamed, if not conquered - various athletic feats of increasing difficulty, it's time I face my nemesis.


Walk for Becky at the Stamp Out Meningitis 5K

Published April 19, 2012

The Becky Werner Foundation will observe World Meningitis Day this Saturday with a 5K run/walk April 21 at the lakefront campus of Concordia University Wisconsin.