In June hundreds of athletes put their legs to the test racing in Grandma's Marathon. Over a month later a pack of extreme runners took it many steps further, undertaking a 50-mile ultramarathon in Carlton.
It's never too late to return to something you love. After stepping away from racing for about 18 years one Bemidji man started hitting the pavement in numerous Grandma's Marathon events. When this year's Fitger's 5k opened in-person registration Jesse Prince made sure to nab a spot.
University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey junior forward Tanner Laderoute said that making the NCAA Frozen Four should be a once in a lifetime experience. However the Bulldogs continue to make it to the national stage and their fans keep showing up too.
A Two Harbors bike shop is encouraging cyclists to get out and ride every day this month. SpokeNGear has been hosting the 30 Days of Biking challenge for two years. One Northlander rode off with them in 2019 and hasn't stopped biking since.
After going virtual last year 23rd Veteran's Nearly Naked Ruck March returned to Duluth's Skyline Parkway on Saturday. A number of in-person ruckers battled snow and rain for miles because, for them, the event means more than a fitness challenge.