Recent and Featured Sports Articles

  • Photo by Hans Voss 40-mile Solstice Run Raises Funds for Women in Africa

    On Friday, June 20th, Northern Michigan non-profit On The Ground and area runners will embark on their annual Solstice Run, a unique Northern Michigan sport event/fundraiser during […]

  • Endurance Evolution Meet Endurance Evolution: Q&A with Jeff and Eric

    Longtime Traverse City athletes, owners of the Northern Michigan sports events management company Endurance Evolution, and the masters of Northern Michigan running, Joel Gaff, Jr. and Eric Houghton […]

  • M-22 Challenge 2014 M-22 Challenge Set for Saturday, June 14th

    Photo by M22 Challenge. The M22 Challenge is Northern Michigan’s version of the triathlon: during this sport event, athletes run across the sands of the Sleeping Bear […]

  • Mackinac Summer Festivals Mackinac Island Festivals and Events

    Mackinac Island hosts festivals celebrating the lilacs, the island’s famous fudge, music and more in one of the world’s most beautiful settings.

  • Northern Michigan Running Meet Endurance Evolution: Masters of Northern Michigan Running

    With thousands of miles under their feet, Eric Houghton and Joel Gaff of Endurance Evolution are masters of Northern Michigan running, and the events they plan allow […]

  • Traverse City Memorial Day Top Ten Traverse City Memorial Day Activities

    Traverse City Memorial Day Weekend 2012: Check out this list of the top ten things to do during your Memorial Day Weekend in Traverse City!

  • Northern Michigan fishing tournaments Two Northern Michigan Fishing Tournaments: Tight Lines & Les Cheneaux

    Northern Michigan Events: Manistee’s charity fishing tournament for Michigan’s Veterans docks off this weekend, May 17-18, 2013

  • 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 […]