Pacers Running DC Half Marathon

Gregory Rouson – (HF8068, MM12723, DA2354) – Lifetime half marathon #204 and Pacers Running DC Half Marathon #1…DONE!!! We got lucky with the cooler weather and flat course. This was my fastest half since June and the last medal that I’ll have around my neck until the Berlin Marathon next Sunday. 🤞🏾✊🏾 #HF8068 #MM12723 #DA2354Continue reading “Pacers Running DC Half 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”

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”

The Vancouver Half

Jolanta Thorburn (MM15959, DA3742, HF18464) – I was only going to start running the Canadian Provinces later this year, but while visiting Vancouver an ad for Vancouver Half popped up on my feed on Friday and … well twist my arm 😳 😂… I signed up right away! The race was this morning June 25thContinue reading “The Vancouver Half”

Running the Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon

Scott Pearson (HF18577) – For my Birthday this year I was able to run a race I had wanted to do for quite some time. I ran the Gary Bjorklund Half marathon in Duluth MN. It runs among the edge of Lake Superior and then ends in canal park. The course is mostly flat andContinue reading “Running the Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon”

The Coeur d’Alene Marathon

Sameer Khurana (MM13642, DA2835, HF15807) – Coeur d’Alene Marathon in the state of Idaho ~ 38th Lifetime Marathon, 13th State and 3rd of 2023! The weather conditions were humid due to last evening and night’s rain. Race started from McEuen Park with initial 2.5 miles running in the neighbood streets and then turning into CoeurContinue reading “The Coeur d’Alene Marathon”

Marathon Maniacs 20th Anniversary Reunion & Marathon Weekend

Brian Johnson (MM8807, DA707, HF7287) — If you get a chance to meet members of the Marathon Maniac Community, take the opportunity. It’s something you won’t regret. As I was putting together my spring run schedule, the Tacoma Marathon wasn’t on my calendar. When Main Maniac Toni Philippi asked me if I was coming forContinue reading “Marathon Maniacs 20th Anniversary Reunion & Marathon Weekend”

The Marathon Maniacs Race and Reunion Weekend

Tina “Luvs-Torun” Lam (HF16109 MM15672 DA3665) – Friday April 28 2 mile shake out run at Dunes Peninsula Park, where I met fellow maniacs from OH, PA, CA, and WA! It was great to see the RD and #3 Maniac Tony. I finally met Brian, the MM/HF blogger and as a side gig he isContinue reading “The Marathon Maniacs Race and Reunion Weekend”

My Flying Pig Marathon Adventure

Brian Johnson (MM8807, DA707, HF7287) To say the Flying Marathon on May 7 was an adventure would be an understatement. But there is a bit of a build up to get to that point. I started Marathoning 10 years ago. I have never completed this race. I have heard about the hills and how “legendary”Continue reading “My Flying Pig Marathon Adventure”