Running the Akron Half Marathon

Randy Riley (MM14470, DA3218, HF16432) – Akron Marathon Half Marathon. Every year the people of the Akron Marathon put on an incredible race series with fantastic medals and so many amazing volunteers. Along the course Dr Britters Corrigan and I randomly hooked up with Dr John Zhao. They did not know each other before today.Continue reading “Running the Akron Half Marathon”

Run Akron Half

Laurie Weiner (MM15681, DA3668, HF9266) – Completed half marathon. # 142 at Akron Marathon in Akron, Ohio today! This is. # 1 of 8 in the next few months. The weather was spectacular with temps being high 50s at the start. There was a fog settling in the valley which made part of downtown AkronContinue reading “Run Akron Half”

20 Tales From Medal Monday Volume 2 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. Sarita Kinney (MM15083) – Madison Mini half marathon Lea Reyes (MM13731, DA2891, HF16015) – Long Beach. Some of my best timesContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Volume 2 Chapter 11”

Going for the Podium Finish at the Akron Goodyear Half

Randy Riley (MM14470, DA3218, HF16432)– Goodyear Half Marathon & 10k I’ve competed in this Akron, OH Half Marathon all 8 years they’ve held it and it’s always been my nemesis. I’ve tried my best to AG podium finish and never quite made it, finishing 4th several times. I started strong today but the 3 H’sContinue reading “Going for the Podium Finish at the Akron Goodyear Half”

Akron Half

Laurie Weiner (MM15681, DA3668, HF9266) Well that is finished! I ran Akron Goodyear Half Marathon, followed by 10 more miles. The weather was chilly at the start of the race, but felt good. Can’t believe I had to wear a throw away blanket to the start. My friend and Half Fanatic Randy Riley found meContinue reading “Akron Half”

Akron Trail Half Marathon

Laurie Weiner (MM15681, DA3668, HF9266) – Today I ran Akron Trail Half Marathon. It poured rain for the first 11 miles, then it stopped. The trail was a muddy mess and so much fun! Not many pictures since it was raining so much. My. Goal was to break 4 hours since it was a trailContinue reading “Akron Trail Half Marathon”