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Governorís Council of Physical Fitness Endorses the Winter Games & Summer Games

The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports has recognized the Meijer State Games of Michigan Winter Games & Summer Games as a quality physical activity event. As a result, the Meijer State Games of Michigan Winter Games & Summer Games will be included in the Pure Michigan FITness Series endorsement program. Two weekends a year, athletes from all corners of Michigan will come to compete in a variety of sports represented in the Meijer State Games of Michigan Winter Games & Summer Games. The Winter Games will feature 13 different sports, with an expected 2000+ athletes, where [...]

Grand Rapids Family Magazine's Coverage of the inaugural Winter Games

MSGM pairs up with Fatbike GRR Race Series

By Cory Olsen | colsen@mlive.com December 10, 2013 at 2:29 PM GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Snowy landscape mountain bikers were just alerted to an added bonus of their upcoming Fatbike GRR Race Series slated to begin Sunday: Their season finale will be included in the Meijer State Games of Michigan Winter Games. Fatbike racing, a trend in the biking community for the past few years, features wide rimmed, extra large tires for traction on any terrain such as snow and mud. Tires measure at least 3.7 inches wide, doubling most regular bike tires, allowing these bikes to “float” on [...]

Fatbike GRR Race Series Final to be Included in the Winter Games

Fatbike GRR Race Series Begins this Weekend Grand Rapids, Mich., December 10, 2013 – The Fatbike GRR Race Series will be kicking off this Sunday, December 15 at 1:00pm at the Grand Rapids Bike Park (580 Kirtland, Grand Rapids, MI). The Meijer State Games of Michigan are proud to partner with the Fatbike GRR Race Series to produce the 2013/2014 race series. The series finale is scheduled to take place during the inaugural Meijer State Games of Michigan - Winter Games at Boulder Creek Golf Club. Eric Engelbarts, Executive Director of the Meijer State Games of Michigan stated, “It’s [...]



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