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Member Spotlight: Justin Grigg

Huge thank you to Justin for all of his hard work and dedication as Race Director for Run Wild Missoula’s second largest race, the Turkey Day 8K & 3K Family Fun Run. Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula? I was born and grew up in Portland, Oregon, then moved to Missoula in […]

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Member Spotlight: 2018 Member Award Winners

Run Wild Missoula’s Annual Meeting of Members took place on Wednesday, September 12th. As always, part of the night was dedicated to our Member Awards. Our awards are based on the nominations submitted by you – our amazing collection of over 1,600 members. Your 2018 Member Award Winners are: Male Runner of the Year – Michael LaForest: While he is […]

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Member Spotlight: Amber Ball

Huge thank you to Amber for all of his hard work and dedication as Race Director for Run Wild Missoula’s Diva Day 5K. Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula? You may have heard of it as The Last Best Place in the Bitterroot; Darby, MT.  I moved to Missoula in 2003 to attend […]

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Member Spotlight: Tom Halverson

Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula? I’m a born and raised Missoulian.  I’ve traveled a lot and I always feel fortunate to be able to make a living and enjoy a great life in this beautiful place. When did you start running and why? I started running in the mid-1980’s.  I did take […]

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Member Spotlight: Danelle Gjetmundsen

Where are you from?  What brought you to Missoula? I was born in Riverton , WY and lived there until I was 13. My family moved to Billings in 1982. In 1991 Eivind and I were married and lived in Helena; Soda Springs, Idaho; and Roseburg, Oregon. In 1996 we had the opportunity to move […]

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Member Spotlight: Naomi Mills

Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula? I grew up in Northern Idaho, a little town called Bonners Ferry. I moved to Missoula in 2006 to study English and Spanish Education at the University of Montana and I loved everything about it so much that I stayed! When did you start running and why? […]

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Member Spotlight: Elizabeth & Rich Willy

Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula?   We’re from Ohio and Colorado. Moving between Ohio, Colorado, Delaware, and North Carolina for careers in academia, we were always striving to end up somewhere that running and the outdoors could be central to our lives. Rich is a professor of physical therapy and studies running-related injuries; […]

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Member Spotlight: Ashley Wamsley

Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula?  I was born and raised in Missoula and I love it here, so I am sure I will never leave! When did you start running and why? I began running when I was young and really started to get the competitive feeling once I reached high school. […]

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Member Spotlight: Dakota Umbel

Where are you from? What brought you to Missoula or kept you here?  I am from The Plains, Virginia, a small rural town about 50 miles west of D.C. My mom is originally from Sydney and my sister’s name is Montana. I like to think I’ve always had a connection with the state. In 2012 […]

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