Meet Your 2020 Runners Doing Good!

The last 5 years have been a true blessing.  From barely dreaming about raising $1,000 to looking at hitting $25,000 within the next $500 raised, it’s been crazy to think about and at the core of all of this has been the people. We’ve just had a great group of people.  Many I’ve met forContinue reading “Meet Your 2020 Runners Doing Good!”

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”

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”

Run-Gooder #4 – Emily

Meet Emily!  Not all of Runners Doing Good followers are Stateside.  Emily is a UK runner and has been a follower of our twitter handle for awhile and is also a beneficiary of what our growing community can do as we helped contribute to her running goal. She started running to get in healthier shape but toContinue reading “Run-Gooder #4 – Emily”

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”

Run-Gooder #1 – Jennifer

  “It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving” – St. Mother Teresa What is a “run-gooder”?  A run-gooder is a person 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,Continue reading “Run-Gooder #1 – Jennifer”

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”