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Farewell to the Sale

Farewell to the Sale!

To Our Community,  The Playmakers Summer and Winter Sales have been a part of our DNA since 1981.  From the early sale days of folding tables with stacks of shoe boxes upon them, to our modern day 25,000 square foot store busting at the seams with great products for our thousands of sale attendees, the…

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Sharpen The Saw Sundays at Playmakers

The sun is out, snow is melting, and we are excited for spring at Playmakers! With spring and ...
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Embrace Cold Weather Running

Last week, the Midwest saw several days of below-zero temperatures, prompting many runners to head for the treadmill. ...
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Goal Setting Team Playmakers

The Anatomy of a Goal

For many, this time of year is a goal setting extravaganza.  It’s fun to see someone running farther, faster, and formally ...
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How to Fill A Runner’s Stocking

Runners are always on the move, especially during the holidays. The runner on your shopping list is probably getting excited for ...
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Staying on “Track” This Holiday Season

The holidays are a time for cheer, indulging, and celebration with family and friends at parties. So, how do you enjoy ...
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Staying visible on the run

Be Visible, Be Seen…Stay Safe!

Now that it’s (definitely) fall, the folks at Playmakers are certainly not encouraging you stay in and hibernate until the spring ...
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It Doesn’t Get “Greater” Than This

Local teams are primed and ready to run this Saturday at the Greater Lansing Cross Country Championship. Stay up-to-date on results, ...
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6 Dynamic Stretches to Start The Day

The best stretches to avoid injuries and warm up your body before heading out the door! Top of the morning! You’re ...
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Outrun Yourself This Fall

Leaves are changing colors, jackets are coming out of the closet, pumpkin spice lattes are being ordered...this can only mean one ...
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A Parent’s Guide to Cross Country

Pointers for supporting your student athlete in and out classroom this fall! Currently, your child is on their journey through 20,000 ...
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Hit The Trails

Trail running has become increasingly popular over the years with national attention being brought to ultra trail races like the Barkley 100 and ...
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4th of July Starting Line

Yes, I’m a part of one of "those families."  Turkey Trot 5K, the Playmakers Holiday Classic, the Playmakers Super “Wild Wing” Bowl 5K (and yes, ...
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Destination: Healthy

 “So I’m going to (insert vacation destination here)… and I need a good shoe.” This is something we hear all the ...
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ON to New Adventures

“Life is all about the new and the unknown. It’s about waking up each day and trying something you haven’t before ...
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