Join us for our 9 Experience Tour to honor 9 years of Gazelle Girl and to kick-off Race Week! You do not have to complete these in order. Schedule them out however best they fit in your schedule! It’s possible you might not be able to complete all 9 experiences. That’s okay! We just want to […]
Even if our event looks different once again, there’s one thing that remains the same: our excitement for the BLING! Help us continue the legacy of Gazelle Girl and show your love for the event by getting registered today!
In my letter, I said that we do not have all the answers about what 2021 will look like, and it’s true. But, here is what I do know: I miss you! I miss our facetime cries on that community page, because trust me I have cried many more times since transitioning Gazelle Girl to […]
THANK YOU!!!! You were one of 1,842 women to join us virtually from 28 states! 4/19/2020 A race year many of us will never forget. Instead of 4,000 women overtaking the Calder Plaza in downtown Grand Rapids in the early morning, we found ourselves running in our neighborhoods … in the mid-afternoon if we wanted. […]
Gazelle Girl Community, We know there are lots of questions and not many answers in this uncertain time we are living in. Some are hoping it’s all a dream, and some are doing the hardest work of their lives to keep us safe from harm and sickness. We want to personally thank those standing in […]
Gazelle Girl Community, Gazelle Sports Staff and Gazelle Girl Race Committee have been working diligently to keep track of the ever changing COVID-19 situation. The challenge we face is one none of us could have anticipated. (If you have ever run Gazelle Girl before you know our biggest concern is typically the weather!) Sadly, we […]
One of the many things that make the Gazelle Girl Half Marathon a unique event is that the event organizers have been thoughtful about reducing landfill waste since its inception. As a community of runners, we feel we need to do our part to reduce human impacts on the environment here in Grand Rapids. In […]
When registering for Gazelle Girl my initial reaction to sharing my story was no thanks. As a fairly private person this idea sounded terrifying, but I couldn’t get the thought out of my head. Maybe my story could serve as inspiration to others? And for that reason I felt I could and should share. My […]
As I settled in to write I noticed the wind picking up. The winds of change – a phrase both literal and figurative. It’s that time of year when our training takes a turn into not-so-serious. We become less regimented on mileage and Saturday mornings are not quite as early. You’re never quite sure how […]
We are currently accepting applications for our official 2020 charity partners! 100% of Gazelle Girl Race Profits are given to deserving organizations that support the Gazelle Girl Mission of creating supportive relationships and opportunities through health and fitness. Know of a great organization we should partner with? Be sure to spread the word!