Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 4

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. Patty Bishop – (HF12118) Well it only took #192 half marathons to place in my age group today. Honestly I stillContinue reading “Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 4”

Running the OC

Eddie Hahn (MM184) I was born in Fullerton California in (Orange County). (My parents moved to Oregon when I was 5). After a career as an active duty US Army soldier, I moved back to California (2006). I first read about the OC Marathon in Marathon and Beyond Magazine and identified it as a greatContinue reading “Running the OC”

Family Photos & Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 3

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. Amanda Daniel (HF17686) – Medalmonday States #34 and #35 done this weekend! We ran the KY Derby half in Louisville onContinue reading “Family Photos & Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 3”

Marathoning in The Land of Oz

Brian Johnson (MM8807, DA707, HF7287) Marathon Distance or Better Race 33State 18 (Kansas)Garmin Olathe Marathon in the Land of Oz. This year’ s theme was “The Wicked Witch of the West” Let me say this…my word it was windy! The race took place at the Garmin World Headquarters in Kansas. Winds were a constant 20Continue reading “Marathoning in The Land of Oz”

Running Boston

Christine Murasaki Ainsworth ( MM13525, DA3296, HF17376) My 7th Boston Marathon and 71st overall marathon. :)🙂 The weather was perfect for running but my body just wasn’t able to deliver what I was demanding from it. I was at least hoping to be around 5 hours, considering all the medical issues (torn hip, torn ankle,Continue reading “Running Boston”

10 Short Stories from Medal Monday First Quarter Recap

Medal Monday brings many stories of achievement for our members. Here are 8 recent story segments from the Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics, as told by you, as posted on the Marathon Maniacs/Half Fanatics Facebook pages during the months of January-March, 2022. They are 10 Short Stories From Medal Monday Volume 13-20. Craig Smith (MM4430)Continue reading “10 Short Stories from Medal Monday First Quarter Recap”

Family Photos & Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 2

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. Ed Childress (MM10428, DA1019, HF9881) – Country Mile 48 Hour Run, April 8-10, 2022 Ultra Madness Family Earning Buckles Kevin CostelloContinue reading “Family Photos & Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 2”

Maniacs in Boston 2022

The Marathon Maniacs did their traditional pre-race Boston Marathon Picture on Sunday April 17th before race day on Monday the 18th. The was also a sighting of Main Maniac #3 Tony Phillippi who is running in the race on Monday. Good luck all! Photo credit Jaimie Gosselin

Braving the Cold in Carmel

Brian Johnson (MM8807, DA707, HF7287) Marathon Distance or Longer # 32State 17Carmel Marathon, Carmel Indiana This was a fun race where I did get a chance to see quite a few Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics The story of the day was, “Sleet. Wind. Sun. Sleet. Wind. Sun.” all day.5 minutes before the race started,Continue reading “Braving the Cold in Carmel”