missed breaking 3 hours at the Boston Marathon, thus earning her the 4-star Iridium status. And really recently won the Seafair Marathon, which also was her 50th marathon. Simply Maniacal!
6/19 – Keith Almeida #1015 (Enfield, Connecticut): Keith has made the Bronze level qualifications by running 3 marathons in 2 months (Boston, Vermont City and Lake Placid). His lifetime totals include 14 marathons in 3 states.
6/24 – Barbara Mayer #1016 (Athens, Georgia): Bronze 6/24 – Missy Peters #1017 (Lake St. Louis, Missouri): Bronze 6/27 – Jerry Thayer #1018 (Maple Valley, Washington): Bronze
6/29 – Evelyn Smith #1019 (Rockford, Illinois): Osmium
6/30 - Casey Wilkin #1020 (Fife, Washington): Not only was the youngest current Marathon Maniac initiated earlier this month, now Casey is the youngest male Marathon Maniac ever, at a ripe 17 years young. He recently completed the Green River Marathon and Lake Youngs Ultra on consecutive weekends to qualify for Bronze level in the Insane Asylum. His only other marathons included the 2007 Seattle and 2008 Tacoma City Marathons. Of course, Casey has many, many years to add to his totals.
6/30 – Tory Klementsten #1021 (Marysville, Washington): Tory really belongs in the Maniacs by in her own words, “she chose to run Seafair, it was hot and disorganized race, and yet she loved it! She has run 12 marathons to date in 8 states and her Bronze qualifier of 3 in 2 months consisted of the Coeur D’Alene,