Run-Gooder #11 – Gabe Grunewald

When I started the Runners Doing Good Instagram account, I wanted to tell some stories of people overcoming obstacles, choosing to live a healthier life, or achieving something incredible…all with the idea that some runner somewhere might be inspired. It has been tremendously worthwhile and rewarding, especially when the person and their story somehow findContinue reading “Run-Gooder #11 – Gabe Grunewald”

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”

The Journey Begins

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton The below is a re-publishing of our first blog entry, posted back in November.  It’s a new year, please enjoy. The above quote seems incredibly appropriate considering this is my first blog post ever so in that way, yes the journey isContinue reading “The Journey Begins”

Good-Bye 2018! Hello 2019! – Part 1

Good morning!  Gabe here.  Today is New Year’s Eve and it is hard to believe that we’re mere hours from putting 2018 to bed and stepping foot into 2019.  It seems like this past year has really flown by.  It has personally been quite the roller coaster of a year after a 2017 that wasContinue reading “Good-Bye 2018! Hello 2019! – Part 1”

What is a “Run-Gooder”?

It is a do-gooder, that is willing too make their beating of the pavement meaningful.  It’s sacrificing hours of training, the aches, pains, and hard earned sweat that accompanies it all, all for the greater good of others in some fashion. That all said, it’s not just elite runners participating in a marathon to raiseContinue reading “What is a “Run-Gooder”?”

My List of Runnin’ Thanks

The 30 different runners who have run for Runnin’ Not Walken Ryan, Nerk, Michael, Greg, Courtney, Andrew, Zach, Cherri, Colin, Ashley, Matt, Chris, Lucas, Joel, Hillary, Chris, Kelly, Melissa, Ruso, Tony, Carissa, Lori, Tayler, Amanda, Artie, Wyatt, Brandon, Ben, and Jenn, you all helped raise nearly $17,000 for Kate’s Kart across these 4 years thatContinue reading “My List of Runnin’ Thanks”

The Journey Begins

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton   The above quote seems incredibly appropriate considering this is my first blog post ever so in that way, yes the journey is indeed beginning, however, my team and I, our journey began 4 years ago.  If you read the “About”, youContinue reading “The Journey Begins”