20 Tales From Medal Monday Year 2 Chapter 1

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. Maniacs/Fanatics at Go Short, Go Long, Go Very Long Race Series in Tulsa, Oklahoma January 21, 2023 Jorgina Sanders (HF16456) -Half #84Continue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Year 2 Chapter 1”

Pacing At The Buckeye Marathon

Robert Manon (MM6700, DA431, HF3646) – Ran the Buckeye Marathon this morning. It was my 1st time being a pacer. It was very stressful for me all week thinking about it. I would pick people up and lose people as they would eventually drop. The last lady I picked up with a few miles toContinue reading “Pacing At The Buckeye Marathon”

Finishing the WDW Dopey Challenge

Congratulations to Katie Applegate (HF18527) for completing the Dopey Challenge this past weekend. From Katie, “48.6 miles (plus some) and I still managed to get a jump in. I’m going to go not move anymore now. #rundisney #dopeychallenge #marathonmom #vacationrunner #kcrunner #runlikeagirl #justkeeprunning #magicalmiles #disneyworld #dopey” Photo and Post Credit Katie Applegate

200 Miles at Across the Years

Carla Simon (MM14304 DA3133 HF13789) – 31st marathon/ultra marathon finished lifetime on Tuesday and 6th overall race have ran in and finished 100 miles or more in. I still am not ready to go back to real world yet, and yeah am still tired and laying in bed recovering but two days ago I finishedContinue reading “200 Miles at Across the Years”

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”

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”

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”

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”

Medal Monday from Revel – Big Bear

Michael Culley – (MM15667) MEDAL MONDAY (Revel, Big Bear edition) And this sure is BIG!! What a wild 2 weeks it’s been. This was my third marathon in 14 days.It started with the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington DC. It’s a beautiful course, but I ran with food poisoning that day (DO NOT RECOMMEND), soContinue reading “Medal Monday from Revel – Big Bear”

Richmond Marathon and Iridium

Billie Melanson (MM15841)- Really great race . Exceptional finisher swag included , medal, cap & a cool blanket ! race logistics, support and course layout excellent. Most participants used their finisher blanket post race to collapse on & finish out their tan … for race day was 76 degrees by 11am. I must give extraContinue reading “Richmond Marathon and Iridium”