GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- The count was 3-2 and Scott Vander Beek of the Log Cabin team was up to bat. As the ball arced through the air, Vander Beek wheeled back and let loose a smashing blow on the chartreuse softball. It traveled just 3 feet and dug into the knee-deep sno [...]
The West Michigan Sports Commission is proud to add Winter Games to the Meijer State Games of Michigan. Click here to see photos from WoodTV 8.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (February 15, 2014) – The 1st ever Winter Meijer State Games kicked off with opening ceremonies Friday night at Cannonsburg Ski Area. We caught up with a couple of eager competitors, see above video. See video here.
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Reese Bowden watched as members of the Cannonsburg ski patrol descended the face of the facility's main hill with flared torches and David Johnson, the patrol director, lit a ceremonial cauldron. The Friday scene at the opening ceremony of the inaugural Meijer Winter St [...]
The Meijer State Games of Michigan Winter Games inaugural opening ceremony is Friday night. The Winter Games will take place Friday to Sunday around the Grand Rapids metro area. It is a multi-sport, Olympic-style event that welcomes athletes regardless of age or ability [...]
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The only winter games we’ve had in West Michigan have been sidewalk shoveling, car pushing and salt throwing, so the Meijer State Winter Games of Michigan already sounds more fun. Organizers say it will be. The inaugural event (the State Summer Games [...]
Click here to watch video coverage of the Snowball Softball event in the Winter Games courtesy of Fox 17!
GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Bicycle motocross racing is a pedal-driven sport that's fast and fan-friendly, and it's become a family affair for the Salisburys of Cedar Springs. Charlie and Tracy Salisbury were drawn to the sport by friends when their oldest son, Noah, was 7, and [...]