One Week To Go!!!!

It has been a CRAZY month to say the least but we are 1 week away from finishing our kick-off Matching opportunity. Things have slowed down a good bit as people are trying to find their footing with the Coronavirus but there’s something I can’t stress enough, non-profits aren’t taking time off right now. NeighborLinkContinue reading “One Week To Go!!!!”

Run-Gooder #5 – Matt

#Repost! – Matt’s been a big part of our team since he joined last year.  As we roll out who is on Team Runnin’ Not Walken for ’19, we will feature those profiles here and since we already have a mention of Matt here, I thought it was a great time to share this blogContinue reading “Run-Gooder #5 – Matt”

Runnin’Not Walken Update 5/8

I just wanted to touch base since it’s been a minute or two to update everyone on what’s going on with Runnin’ Not Walken. We have seen a few members of the team participate in some big races of late. Three of the team’s newest runners, Matt and Amanda Herald, and  Kelly Kreischer all participatedContinue reading “Runnin’Not Walken Update 5/8”

Sunday Inspiration #3 – Ride for Roz

Admittedly, I’m late to the game here.  The Chive and Chive Charities have been around awhile now but over the last year or so I’ve really noticed the work they’re doing.  They cover a wide range of things.  Growing up in Fort Wayne, IN and having gone to Bishop Dwenger High School….I should have knownContinue reading “Sunday Inspiration #3 – Ride for Roz”

Runnin’ Not Walken Update!

Ragnar Registration Day has been one of the most exciting days of the year for me.  It bears with it the promise of adventure.  It’s a feeling both exhilarating and daunting. Sometimes I find myself busting at the seams with exuberance as I’m so ready to hit the road with the teams.  Each year andContinue reading “Runnin’ Not Walken Update!”

Reflection Friday…

It does not matter how slowly you go, as long as you do not stop – Confucius Happy Friday!  Today is January 25th and the first month of the year is almost in the books.  It is remarkable how quickly time flies nowadays.  As we bring this month to a close, or anything for thatContinue reading “Reflection Friday…”

Thursday Thoughts

Just a couple ideas or thoughts for this Thursday, January the 17th…. Running and training in the winter is hard.  Training any time is difficult but when you throw snow and 20 degrees…No Thanks! My motivation is low right now.  I should be better and I was excited about running the Indy Mini is aContinue reading “Thursday Thoughts”

Run-Gooder #8 – Amanda

“If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.” – Fred DeVito After corresponding and finally getting to meet her, the above quote made me think of her.  Matt’s better half joined Runnin’ Not Walken this past year and she was a great addition to the team and I believe, qualifies as a Run-Gooder, especiallyContinue reading “Run-Gooder #8 – Amanda”

Run-Gooder #1 – Jennifer

  “It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving” – St. Mother Teresa The following is a republishing of our first Run-Gooder, Jenn from back in early November when we were just starting out and maybe some didn’t see it originally.  I hope you enjoy it! What is aContinue reading “Run-Gooder #1 – Jennifer”

Runnin’ Not Walken – By the Numbers

RNW by the numbers 3 & 1 – Number of Ragnar Relays run in Chicago and Michigan respectively 30 – Number of different runners that are members of Runnin’ Not Walken since 2015 771 – Miles run, in total, by Runnin’ Not Walken 5.8 – Fewest total miles run by one runner since 2015 66Continue reading “Runnin’ Not Walken – By the Numbers”