Run Family at the Anchorage Runfest

Tina Torun- (HF16109, MM15672, DA3665) – Anchorage RunFest was this past weekend (August 19-20, 2023), It is always held on the 3rd weekend of August. This is my favorite Alaska race to see Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics. I maybe biased because I am on the race committee and help them with their social media. But withContinue reading “Run Family at the Anchorage Runfest”

Moonlight on the Falls Marathon

Brian Johnson (MM8807, HF7287, DA707) This is a race that has been on my radar for quite a while. I needed to give it a try. I had also heard may great things about it. Living in Columbus, Ohio, this was a short drive over to Davis, West Virginia for the event. The views makeContinue reading “Moonlight on the Falls Marathon”

Run Family at the Nebraska State Fair

Merry Mullins (MM15936) – Nebraska State Fair Marathon. Let me tell you the Marathon Maniacs, Half Fanatics and Double Agents showed out on this course. Way to represent!! Sorry I didn’t snag more people for pictures. Thank you to the ones who I said yes as I was trying frantically to grab a few. ItContinue reading “Run Family at the Nebraska State Fair”

Run Family at the Hood to Coast Relay

Before we race, we like to do a “Family Photo” if we can. The Marathon Maniac/Half Fanatic Run Family can be found at races all over the country. The Marathon Maniacs/Half Fanatics fielded a team for the Hood to Coast Relay. They took a quick photo at the Hood to Coast Relay in Oregon onContinue reading “Run Family at the Hood to Coast Relay”

Overcoming the Elements at the Moebius Green Monster Trail Race

Laurie Weiner (MM15681, DA3668, HF9266) – Race report: Yesterday I slayed the Moebius – Green Monster Trail 50k race in Aurora ,Ohio. ! It took a lot to get this race finished. Thanks to Mother Nature’s bad mood the last week, where she dumped many inches of rain during the week, she added a twistContinue reading “Overcoming the Elements at the Moebius Green Monster Trail Race”

Running the Grand Rapids Millennium Meadows Marathon

Stefanie McKinney-Holliday (MM 14386/HF 17442/DA 3313) Best thing ever to find other Maniacs along the course as well as those working the race!!Millennium Meadows Marathon had such a beautiful course in Grand Rapids, Michigan this morning!!For a Lower Coastal Alabama chick that has been training in 95° and 95-100% humidity, this marathon was HEAVEN!! 60-70°Continue reading “Running the Grand Rapids Millennium Meadows Marathon”

20 Tales From Medal Monday Volume 2 Chapter 12

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. Sameer Khurana (MM13642, DA2835, HF15807) –– Sioux Falls Marathon, SD ~ 41st Lifetime Marathon and 15th State! It was nice toContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Volume 2 Chapter 12”

The Drake Well Half

Randy Riley (MM14470, DA3218, HF16432)– Drake Well Marathon and Half. I remember in 4th grade learning about Drake Well being the very first oil well in the USA. Why would I remember that? It was “on the test.” So when I saw they hold a half marathon starting right in front of the museum itContinue reading “The Drake Well Half”

The Area 13.1 Half Marathon in Roswell, Georgia

Charlene Board (HF7024) – Race #103✔️Anita Burns (HF7613) and I ran the 13.1 Alien race in Roswell, Georgia last night. It was about 90 degrees out but it still felt cooler than it was last year. This is a well organized race, and probably the flattest races in the Atlanta area. 👽 13.1I met aContinue reading “The Area 13.1 Half Marathon in Roswell, Georgia”

200th Half Marathon Complete at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Salt Lake City Half

Kevin Gonzalez (HF613, DA413, MM6572) – #MedalMonday Today I Finished My 200th Half Marathon at the Inaugural Rock ‘n’ Roll Salt Lake City Half Marathon. It was one of the toughest Half Marathon courses which I have endured particularly within the early portion of the race, but it was also one that I was proudContinue reading “200th Half Marathon Complete at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Salt Lake City Half”

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