Run Family in Anchorage

Before we race, we like to do a “Family Photo” if we can. The Marathon Maniac/Half Fanatic Run Family can be found at races all over the country. They took a quick photo before the Anchorage Runfest weekend of events in Alaska on August 21st Photo Credit Tina Torun

Anchorage Runfest

Tina Torun (MM15672, DA3665, HF16109) Anchorage RunFest is a big weekend Saturday with free Kid’s 2k race, Military mile, and the Anchorage Mile; Sunday- Ultra 49k, Full Marathon, Marathon relay, Half marathon, and 5k. I ran the Anchorage RunFest Skinny Raven Half Marathon. We have two half marathons here with same Skinny Raven name. ThisContinue reading “Anchorage Runfest”

At the Skinny Raven Half

Tina Lam (#HF16109 #MM15672 #DA3665) Hometown race- 8 sunny years of running this race (previously Her Tern Half, Hightail Half) and now the July Skinny Raven Half and 10k was super rainy and wet today in Anchorage, AK! It rained the entire race, with downpour at mile 10 until the finish. Luckily, I do theContinue reading “At the Skinny Raven Half”

Run Family in Alaska

Before we race, we like to do a “Family Photo” if we can. The Marathon Maniac/Half Fanatic Run Family can be found at races all over the country. They took a quick photo before the Anchorage Mayor’s Marathon/Half Marathon on June 18, 2022 Photo Credit Marathon Maniacs/Half Fanatics Facebook Pages

20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 5

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. Lisa BeVirt (HF14748) State #47 Lifetime half #50 Mayor’s half marathon in Alaska. My daughter and cousin surprised me with aContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 5”

Becoming a Half Fanatic

Mae Belleza – HF18509 Two Half Marathon in 8 days.HF: #18509September 18,2021—-58th Equinox Marathon/1st Equinox half marathon completing with a 02:31:33 time. Equinox Marathon/Half is the Second toughest race in North America.September 26, 2021—- Kenai River Marathon with a time of 02:09:35—First time doing the Kenai Marathon.I was doing so well from the start. AtContinue reading “Becoming a Half Fanatic”

51 and done! 50 States + DC Complete

Gregory Rouson — HF8068 — MM12723 –DA2354 These pictures were eight years in the making. Here goes: Lifetime half marathon #149 and state #51 (50 states + DC) finally…DONE!!! What a ride it’s been…#HF8068 #MM12723 #DA2354 #50stateshalfmarathonchallenge #100halfmarathonsclub #blacksheeprunners Photo and Post Credit Gregory Rouson and Jennifer Clark

Anchorage Runfest Skinny Raven Half Marathon — Jennifer Clark –HF16743

Half #199 is in the books!! Anchorage Runfest – Skinny Raven Half Marathon – August 22, 2021!Alaska never disappoints! In August the weather is perfect, the scenery is beautiful, the flowers bloom in brilliant colors and the wildlife is spectacular!! Throw in some awesome restaurants and breweries, and I am not sure it could getContinue reading “Anchorage Runfest Skinny Raven Half Marathon — Jennifer Clark –HF16743”

Anchorage RunFest Skinny Raven Half Marathon — Tina Torun — HF16109

Medal Monday Anchorage RunFest Skinny Raven Half Marathon 2021, my hometown race. I maybe a little bit biased because I volunteer and help the Anchorage Running Club, local non-profit. I am basically their race ambassador and social media guru. I try my best to help welcome the runners for race weekend. After this race canceledContinue reading “Anchorage RunFest Skinny Raven Half Marathon — Tina Torun — HF16109”