Earning the Gold Medal in Honolulu

Tina Lam (MM15672, DA3665, HF16109) — I earned my gold medal for the 50th Anniversary of the Honolulu Marathon today! It was my first full marathon, since I became a Double Agent last year when I did 2 marathons within 16 days. I saw quite a few Marathon Maniacs on the course. Marathons are notContinue reading “Earning the Gold Medal in Honolulu”

Fanatic Member Highlight: Charlene Mercer Board

Charlene Mercer Board, Fanatic #7024- Charlene finished her 85th Half Marathon today in Wilmington, NC running the Charlene writes: Wilmington Historic Half Marathon and boy was it worth it. The medal is a HUGE MEDAL and the weather was on point, started out in mid 50’s and got up to 60 degrees during the run.Continue reading “Fanatic Member Highlight: Charlene Mercer Board”

Member Highlight: Kirk Anton

Kirk Anton, Maniac #15274- Kirk has been running marathons since 2018 and Marine Corps was his 16th. I have had the pleasure of running 3 marathons with our son Kaden the past 2 years. Kaden started his running career on a bet on Thanksgiving in 2019 when he said, “If I run a marathon, willContinue reading “Member Highlight: Kirk Anton”

Run Family at the Mississippi Gulf Coast

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. They took a quick photo before the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon and Half Marathon in Biloxi, MS, Sunday December 11. Photo Credit David Clark

Run Family in Hawaii

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. They took a quick photo before the Honolulu Marathon in Hawaii, December 11. Photo Credit Kassandra Coan & Tina Torun

Finishing 100 in Grand Rapids

Congratulations to Sandy Stiner (MM3790) who finished her 100th marathon at the Grand Rapids (MI) Marathon October 16th this year.  From Sandy, “I ran my first marathons in 1995 and 1996, then one in 2003. Started back to it in 2010 and just finished my 100th marathon this year! I became a Marathon Maniac inContinue reading “Finishing 100 in Grand Rapids”

Completing 50 States A Second Time

Congratulations to Jennifer Clark (HF16743, MM15623) who recently completed her 50 state journey, a second time. From Jennifer, “In May 2019 I finished my 50 state journey. The next day I ran a race in mystic Connecticut. I never intended to do a second round of 50 states.Today I cross the finish line in NevadaContinue reading “Completing 50 States A Second Time”

20 Tales From Medal Monday 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. Jorgina Sanders (HF16456) Half #82BCS Half Marathon Ron Childres (HF15826) Medal Monday early.Rocket City Marathon half marathon/5k Loo Phoenix (HF8011) JingleContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 12”

Leveling Up to Jupiter

Congratulations to Krista Shuler (HF18241). She met the criteria to level up to Jupiter by completing 9 half marathons in 9 different states in 365 days! To learn more about the Half Fanatics Level criteria and how to level up click the link below. https://www.halffanatics.com/fanatic-criteria Photo and Post Credit Krista Shuler

Leveling Up to Mars

Congratulations to Tricia Davis (HF18538). She met the criteria to level up to Mars by completing 13 Half Marathons in 13 different states in 365 days! To learn more about the Half Fanatics Level criteria and how to level up click the link below. https://www.halffanatics.com/fanatic-criteria Photo and Post Credit Tricia and Aubrey Davis