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Posted on November 09, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Bethany B.

Festive Fort Wayne Runs

While it may not be 26.2 miles from the fridge to the couch to watch football and holiday movie marathons, this time of year can be a race all its own.

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Posted on September 13, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

5 Fun Fall Fort Wayne Races

Whether you want to push yourself to get a new PR or want a fun way to be active, a 5k is the perfect way to do it! From fundraisers to costume contests to serious races, there is an event in Fort Wayne for every runner in the family! 

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Posted on November 14, 2015 at 9:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Dine and Dash This Thanksgiving

Updated March 2017

Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate family and friends, and eat of course. In Fort Wayne, there is no shortage of dining options available for a nice Thanksgiving meal.

But, before you sit down to eat; you might want to work up an appetite with a quick run or catching a Komets game. The annual traditions of the Galloping Gobbler and the 20th Annual Turkey Trot are a great tradition you can take part in and adds a different take on the holiday of feasting. If you're not into running consider going to the Komets game!

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Posted on October 22, 2014 at 10:00:19 am by Mike F.

My Favorite Places to Run - Shoaff Park

The first of my “Best Places to Run in Fort Wayne” posts featured Concordia Theological Seminary, and I hope some of you have had a chance to check it out (both the post and the campus). I wrote that post after a “heated” run – man, it was hot that day – but soon after, the weather took a ... More ›

Posted on September 21, 2014 at 10:00:24 am by Mike F.

My Favorite Places to Run - Concordia Theological Seminary

One of the great things about Fort Wayne, Indiana, is our trail system; however, you don’t necessarily need to follow those trails to find fun places to run. I’ve set for myself a goal of getting out and exploring the city on foot – trails and all – and as I do, I’ll write about my ... More ›

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How can you have this view and not love Fort Wayne?Over the last couple of weeks, several of you have asked what it is that makes me love Fort Wayne so much. It seems that some of you aren’t quite convinced yet… or you’re still holding on to somewhere else. While I think that Fort Wayne is just the

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colorvibe2 There are not one, not two - but THREE colorful runs coming to Fort Wayne! These are: Color Vibe on April 5th, The Color Run on April 26th, and The Neon Vibe on May 10th. What exactly are color runs? These runs are known for the non-threatening, fun environment. In fact, if you look up The

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Posted on July 01, 2013 at 9:50:04 am by Michelle M.

Your Story Made Here: Outside and On the Move VIDEO

This post is part of a series highlighting the Your Story. Made Here. videos recently produced by the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership. These videos share the stories of Northeast Indiana, and our many strengths. Click here to view the rest of the series. What makes a city a vibrant ... More ›

Posted on November 14, 2012 at 4:14:45 am by Amber F.

Late Season Running Events

As winter fast approaches, most folks take their recreational activities indoors, but for those diehard outdoor types, not even the cold weather can keep them off the trails. I wouldn't consider myself a diehard outdoor type, but I did catch the running bug earlier this year. Last year I ran ... More ›

Posted on April 28, 2012 at 5:49:53 am by Holly H.

Register Now for Early Bird Rate for Fort-4-Fitness Races

Beat the rush and secure your spot to run 13.1 at Fort Wayne's own annual Fort-4-Fitness half-marathon this fall by registering early TODAY. The 5th annual event takes place September 28 and 29, with the race finishing inside Parkview Field, the home of Fort Wayne’s own minor league baseball ... More ›

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