Recent and Featured Sports Articles

  • Run the Ridge ‘Run the Ridge’ in Traverse City

    Pair up with friend or family member and Run the Ridge on May 10th!  This unique Northern Michigan sporting event takes runners around a beautiful stretch of […]

  • MyNorth Mud, Sweat & Beers 0514 Drenched! Good Cheer at Mud, Sweat & Beers

    Mt. Holiday hosted the slick and muddy ride for this year’s Mud, Sweat & Beers Fat Tire Fest in Traverse City this past Saturday, May 3rd. MyNorth […]

  • Northern Michigan races 5 Northern Michigan Races to Stretch Your Spring Legs

    Kick off your snowshoes and lace up the sneakers: it’s road (and trail) racing season!  And these favorite Northern Michigan sport events are coming hard and fast.  […]

  • Mud Sweat & Beers Mud, Sweat & Beers: Northern Michigan Biking Gets Messy

    On Saturday, May 3rd, Northern Michigan’s favorite off road bike race begins near Traverse City: the aptly named Mud, Sweat & Beers Fat Tire Fest.  Combining Northern […]

  • Grand Traverse Resort Golf 2014 Season Begins For Grand Traverse Resort Golf

    With green grass replacing white snow across Northern Michigan’s outdoors, Grand Traverse Resort golf is finally teeing off with several events and openings.  The Grand Traverse Resort […]

  • curling1947359_607259922697578_600867743_n Curling Coming to Traverse City

    There’s a buzz around Northern Michigan, and it can be summed up in one word: Curling.  As a unique sport combining both physical discipline and nuanced strategy, […]

  • Darren McCarty Darren McCarty Helps Raise Funds for Manistee Public Schools

    Give back to Northern Michigan public schools and meet a Michigan sports hero at the same time! On Saturday, April 26th, Darren McCarty will visit Northern Michigan […]

  • mtn-family-base-1 Northern Michigan Spring Skiing: Winter’s Last Stand

    With feet of carefully groomed snow still coating their slopes, Northern Michigan ski resorts are open for spring skiing.  Get your last rides in while the snow […]

  • traverse city trail running festival Traverse City Trail Running Festival

    Hit the trails on Friday, April 11th and Saturday the 12th at the Traverse City Trail Running Festival! The Traverse City Trail Running Festival will feature two […]

  • Schuss Mountain Snow Challenge Schuss Mountain Snow Challenge

    On Saturday, April 5th and Sunday the 6th, the slopes of Schuss Mountain will transform from a skier’s paradise to an off-road course fit for the most […]

  • Youth Homelessness West Senior High to Host Fun Run/Walk for Youth Homelessness

    On Sunday, May 18th, members of the Traverse City West Senior High Community Outreach Advisory will host ‘Homeward Bound,’ a 5k fun-run and a 3k fun-walk to […]

  • IMG_8989-M Springing Forward: Upcoming Northern Michigan Festivals

    Spring is a season of renewal: the smiling sunshine, the bursting blooms, the social acceptability to finally wear white … Here are five Northern Michigan festivals that […]

  • Paintball Biathlon Grayling’s Hanson Hills Hosts Paintball Biathlon

    Feeling a little Nordic, but perhaps a bit gun shy?  On Saturday, March 22nd and Sunday March 23rd, Grayling’s Hanson Hills and Cross Country Ski Headquarters of […]

  • Beer & Boards Shanty Creek Celebrates Northern Michigan With ‘Beer & Boards’

    Northern Michigan Events: Shanty Creek invites adult guests for a celebration of Northern Michigan’s craft brews at the base of Schuss Mountain, Jan. 19

  • TVM0312_SKYDIVE15 Skydive Harbor Springs

    Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine contributor Kate Bassett introduces us to the man who’s more afraid of a desk than of leaping out of a plane: Charlevoix native […]

  • Boyne Moutain's Winter Resort Boyne Mountain’s Carnival Weekend

    Get ready for the biggest and best spring celebration in Northern Michigan: Boyne Mountain’s Carnival Weekend.  From Friday, March 14th to Sunday, March 16th, experience a fun-filled […]

  • slsuh750-x-440-slush-cup Events at Shanty Creek in March and April

    A line-up of late winter events at Shanty Creek in March and April offer a variety of wintery entertainment.  When it comes to winter events, Shanty Creek […]

  • tvm-curling-08-t Curling in Northern Michigan: Rock and a Cold Place

    Out in Lewiston, past the sealed-up summer cottages that wait under the inky shadow of pines, past the trailer of snowmobiles for sale, past the town bakery-beer-bait shop, the devout find their sanctuary. Of curling

  • Ted Okerstrom had a vision for a trail around Boardman Lake Ted Okerstrom Had a Dream–and We All Benefited

    It is with sadness that we mark the passing of one of Northern Michigan’s visionaries, Roy Theodore “Ted” Okerstrom, a leader in Traverse City and a founder […]

  • torah_boards1 Petoskey’s Eric Rasmussen: Olympic Snowboard Technician

    Eric Rasmussen—Raz to anyone who knows him—is an unsung hero of the upcoming Winter Olympics.  The ski and snowboard technician at Boyne Country Sports in Petoskey was […]