20 Tales From Medal Monday Volume 2 Chapter 13

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. Jamicka Edwards(HF15931)– #MedalMonday I FINISHED!!!!!! 06.06.06 ~ A new friend said my time is giving the devil the middle finger. 🤯😬😳☺️CrazyContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Volume 2 Chapter 13”

Pacing the Berlin Marathon 4:45 Group

JC Santa Teresa (MM1883, DA3285, HF17343) – MM paced the 4:45 group in Berlin. Glad to run with some of my MM friends! Hope to see some you in Chicago in two weeks! Photo and Post Credit JC Santa Teresa

Running the Scenic and Fun Berlin Marathon Course

Katina Green (HF12236, MM155380, DA3564) – #MedalMonday…switched up by race distance on Sunday from the usual half marathon and knocked out a full marathon after not having completed one in almost a year. I had the opportunity to run the 26.2 miles through the scenic and fun Berlin Marathon course. It was great running throughContinue reading “Running the Scenic and Fun Berlin Marathon Course”

Officially a Berlin Legend

Jamicka Edwards(HF15931)- #MedalMonday I FINISHED!!!!!! 06.06.06 ~ A new friend said my time is giving the devil the middle finger. 🤯😬😳☺️Crazy enough I LOVE that my time is what it is. I’m 100% satisfied this race. I had an ABSOLUTE BLAST!!!There’s soooo much I have to say….. but I’m busy enjoying Berlin and meeting amazingContinue reading “Officially a Berlin Legend”

Revel Big Cottonwood – Julia K Garling 

Julia K Garling (MM3960) – Revel big cottonwood was my 16th marathon for the year, my 296th lifetime marathon, and my 33rd state for round 4 of the 50 states. It was amazing to see my running family again and even better to see them crushing it down that mountain. I have no idea how IContinue reading “Revel Big Cottonwood – Julia K Garling “

All That Training Pays Off At Revel Big Cottonwood

Gysel Parajon (MM8995, DA3751, HF18751)– Happy Medal Monday!!! On Saturday I ran the Revel Big Cottonwood Marathon almost non-stop, which is something I haven’t done in some years. I have been consistently running daily, including very short distances on “rest” days and the training is paying off! I bested my last marathon by 27 minutes!!Continue reading “All That Training Pays Off At Revel Big Cottonwood”

The Tunnel Light Marathon

Anne Noble – (MM15938) – Medal Monday, but medal order delayed! 39th full marathon done! 18th state! Stephen Noble dropped me off at top of some mountains so I could run down it, while he went to golf, again. 😂 That course is a tad harder than than I think they market it to be,Continue reading “The Tunnel Light Marathon”

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”