Running the Streets of London at the London Marathon

Pascal Radley (MM2051) – London did not disappoint! Even though my finishing time kinda did (4:56:20). Such a spectacle with 50,000 runners, absolutely huge crowds of spectators, and running past many of London’s iconic sights. I think I missed an opportunity for a good costume race. If I ever have the opportunity to run thisContinue reading “Running the Streets of London at the London Marathon”

2022 Marathon Bling & Becoming a Double Agent

Sue Landa(MM15828, HF10009, DA3705) 2022 Marathon Bling!TCS NYC Marathon was my last marathon for 2022! What a year! It was memorable for the 5 marathons I did – – and also meeting the requirements to join MM and be a DA! B2B was the challenge that got me into MM. The year also marks 10Continue reading “2022 Marathon Bling & Becoming a Double Agent”

Running Abroad in Berlin and London

Sue Landa (MM15825, DA3705, HF10009) Back from travels abroad! I completed the Berlin Marathon on September 25 and then the TCS London Marathon on October 2. Since it’s a Monday, time to show off the bling! I also received a third medal with the Wanda Age Group Champs. I know many of you were atContinue reading “Running Abroad in Berlin and London”

Journey of a 6-Star Finisher

Mikala Shremshock (MM7087, HF14614, DA2414) I started my running journey in 2010 with a 5k local race. I’m not even sure I knew what a marathon distance was at that point. Then some friends from my running community inspired (also known as peer pressured) me to start running more and longer and eventually to qualifyContinue reading “Journey of a 6-Star Finisher”

20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 9

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. Melinda Langlois (MM12242, DA2065, HF13464) Berlin marathon ✅Next up: London Rowena Martinez (MM7704, DA2467, HF14885) Had fun!! Great support. Tons ofContinue reading “20 Tales From Medal Monday Chapter 9”

Getting Their Star in London

This past weekend was the London Marathon. It is also one of the stops on the Abbott World Marathon Majors where you can earn one of running’s greatest prizes, the Six Star Medal. Many Marathon Maniacs earned their star last weekend. Here are a few of them. Jodi Moore MM12047 #medalmondayMarathon #49 in London. HadContinue reading “Getting Their Star in London”