Finishing the Seattle Marathon

Congratulations to Jolanta Thorburn (HF18464) who completed her third marathon this past weekend in Seattle and become eligible to be a Marathon Maniac! From Jolanta, “Marathon no. 3 in the books! Ran the Seattle Marathon this morning and had a blast! The many out and backs and some hills got the best of me, butContinue reading “Finishing the Seattle Marathon”

At the Seattle Half

Amy Seagroves (MM15648, DA3652, HF18410)-Completed half #66 state #34 Washington with the Seattle Half. Good news is the weather was perfect and they didn’t run out of medals! The race course had to be changed this year and there seemed to be issues with the city giving permits so course was kind of a mixedContinue reading “At the Seattle Half”

Celebrating a “Runiversary” in Seattle

Congratulations to Sue Stevens (HF8593, DA2452, MM12891) who celebrated a “runiversary” this past weekend in Seattle. From Sue, “12 years ago I completed my first half marathon in Seattle. It took me well over 4 hours and I could barely move afterwards. I could never have imagined where that first Half would take me –Continue reading “Celebrating a “Runiversary” in Seattle”

Running a Thanksgiving Quad of Half Marathons

Congratulations to Heidi Hammond (HF18098) who completed a group a Thanksgiving Weekend Quad of Half Marathons. From Heidi, “ “The weather varied from warm; cold and windy; cold and foggy; and warm and rainy.” Congratulations Heidi! Photo and Post Credit Heidi Hammond

Number 3 Finishing 300 at the Seattle Marathon

Congratulations to Main Maniac Tony Phillipi (MM3, DA3, HF3) who completed his 300th Marathon this past weekend at the Seattle Marathon! From Tony, “Saturday I completed my 300th Marathon and 20th Seattle Marathon. Finally, I’ve been slacking some the last few years. With every new course comes a whole list of new logistics and challenges.Continue reading “Number 3 Finishing 300 at the Seattle Marathon”

Maniacs and Fanatics at Route 66

One of the premier club events is the Route 66 Marathon/Half Marathon in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It is the home to Maniac Corner. On November 20, 2022, the Marathon Maniacs/Half Fanatics met at Maniac Corner before the 2022 Route 66 Marathon/Half Marathon to do a family photo. To learn more about Maniac Corner, click here PhotoContinue reading “Maniacs and Fanatics at Route 66”

 Running in the MandaRUN Half Marathon

Robert Manon (MM6700, DA431, HF3646) – Completed my 488th half marathon this morning in Loomis, CA. The race started in Auburn, CA and we ran to Loomis. It was a fun race and I put in my best time since coming back from my injury. In fact I think it’s my fastest time of theContinue reading ” Running in the MandaRUN Half Marathon”

Running Route 66

Lyric Camper (HF18055) ROUTE 66 – Tulsa, OK ✅ 15 of 50 States – This weekend I completed Route 66Here’s the run down: RACE INFORMATION: Let us just say that the race director and staff did a very very good keeping us informed. Received emails everyday during race week. Well organized. TRAVEL: Flew SOUTHWEST intoContinue reading “Running Route 66”

20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 11

Medal Monday brings many stories of achievement for our members. Here are recent stories from the Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics, as told by you, as posted on the Marathon Maniacs/Half Fanatics Facebook pages. Maniac Corner at Route 66, Tulsa, Oklahoma Katy Fetzer (MM13340) Half Marathon #69 complete! Ran the Patriot Challenge in Philly thisContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 11”

2022 Marathon Bling & Becoming a Double Agent

Sue Landa(MM15828, HF10009, DA3705) 2022 Marathon Bling!TCS NYC Marathon was my last marathon for 2022! What a year! It was memorable for the 5 marathons I did – – and also meeting the requirements to join MM and be a DA! B2B was the challenge that got me into MM. The year also marks 10Continue reading “2022 Marathon Bling & Becoming a Double Agent”