I wanted to qualify for Marathon Maniac status in 2013 (three marathons in 90 days)!
I heard about MM from Angie talking about them on the Marathon Training Academy podcast and thought this was the group for me!
So I signed up for three races in 90 days:
- Rock and Roll Marathon San Antonio in November
- The Dallas Marathon in December
- New Year’s Eve Marathon in Allen, Texas
But when the Dallas Marathon cancelled due to the ice storm, I was in a bind. Without that three marathons I couldn’t reach Maniac status. So the best way to accomplish this was to run the Allen Double Marathon -two full marathons back-to-back! The upside is this qualified me for the Iridium level of MM (#8433) and I got some pretty cool hardware to go with it (see bottom of post). Continue Reading →