The Inspiration For Change, Part II

I had a short conversation with my dad this weekend about the team and it only backed up another one of those hunches that I’ve had been having for some […]

The Inspiration For Change, Part I

If you can dream it, you can do it.  Always remember that this whole thing started off with a dream and a mouse. — Walt Disney Through the rest of […]

On Daring Greatly

“The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred by the dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly … who, at worst, […]

Meet the Team #7 – Chris and Gabe

Chris is a Ragnar vet and a returning runner from last year. He’s run Ragnar Napa as well as Ragnar Trail Tahoe and then last year’s Ragnar Michigan. Despite being […]

Meet the Team #6 – Chris and Andrew

Whether it’s Boy Scout Popcorn or running, Chris can’t resist Matt Herald. That might sound kinda weird but in the short amount of time I’ve been around and associated with […]

Meet the Team #5 – Amanda and Artie

Amanda joined the team as a driver this past year and chauffeured the ladies van around Ragnar Michigan and did a wonderful job.  She is without a doubt Artie’s better […]

Meet the Team #4 – Jenn and Amanda!

So here’s the truth, if it weren’t for her, none of this would ever have been possible. In 2015 when I got this crazy idea, our youngest hadn’t even been born […]

Meet the Team #2 – Amy Jo and Kelly

This will be Amy’s first Ragnar Relay with us. She came highly recommended by Matt ‘Chappy’ Herald and Amanda Herald who thought she’d be a great fit. In her own […]

Meet the Team #1 – Cherri and Ryan

This will be Cherri’s 3rd Ragnar Relay run with our team. Cherri first ran with us at Ragnar Relay Chicago when the temp went sky high just about the time that she […]

Never Forget

Different generations have different moments that are stuck in time.  For my parents, it was the assassination of John F. Kennedy.  For my grandparents, Pearl Harbor has to be the […]

On Patience and Things Working Out…

Things have a funny way of working themselves out.  It’s been one of the joys of organizing this running team for 4 years now.  It teaches a lot of things […]

Taking Aim

“If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.” – Zig Ziglar I have taken the last month or so off of social media and blogging for the […]