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@mjenn66

UNITED STATES Raving since 2017 50 States hopeful/finisher, Half Fanatics #13602 active 3 weeks ago

About Me

  • Running club(s):

    Milwaukee running group-OMG, Fox Valley RunJunkees.

  • Rave race:

    Mark Jennings

  • Race that's calling my name:

    Rocky Mountain-Vacation Races

  • I run because:

    Physical and mental health!

My races

Organize, track & review your races and personal bests here.

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Half Marathon

Marathon

Ultramarathon

(Marathon &/or Ultra) + Half

Marathon + Ultra

Other

Personal Bests (1)

Race Distance Location Date Result
Half Marathon Oakhurst, CA May 12, 2018 1:33:05

Future Races (0)

Race Distance Location Date Paid

Past Races (28)

Race Distance Location Date Result My Raves My Performance
Half Marathon Hermosa, SD Sep 21, 2019 1:51:57
Half Marathon Merrimac, WI Jul 13, 2019 1:50:42
2nd Half Marathon South Williamson, WV Jun 8, 2019 1:46:50
Half Marathon Richmond, VA Nov 10, 2018 1:38:39
Half Marathon Atlantic City, NJ Oct 21, 2018 1:47:57
Half Marathon Baltimore, MD Oct 20, 2018 1:41:39
Half Marathon Oakhurst, CA May 12, 2018 1:33:05
Half Marathon Lincoln, NE May 6, 2018 1:41:00
Half Marathon San Antonio, TX Mar 4, 2018 1:44:40
Half Marathon Tulsa, OK Nov 19, 2017 1:35:16
Half Marathon Detroit, MI Oct 15, 2017 1:53:32
Half Marathon Townsend, TN Sep 9, 2017 1:47:20
Half Marathon Louisville, KY Apr 29, 2017 1:36:53
Half Marathon Virgin, UT Apr 1, 2017 2:01:42
Half Marathon Wright-Patterson AFB, OH Sep 17, 2016 1:46:10
Half Marathon Indianapolis, IN May 7, 2016 1:42:43
Half Marathon Pittsburgh, PA May 1, 2016 1:34:34
Half Marathon Little Rock, AR Mar 6, 2016 1:33:47
Half Marathon Wilmington, NC Nov 8, 2015 1:42:38
Half Marathon Wichita, KS Oct 11, 2015 1:35:32
Half Marathon Green Bay, WI May 17, 2015 1:55:33
Half Marathon Charles, IL Apr 25, 2015 1:52:12
Half Marathon Minneapolis, MN 2015 1:39:41
Half Marathon Las Vegas, NV Nov 16, 2014 1:43:53
Half Marathon St. Louis, MO Oct 19, 2014 1:37:03
Half Marathon Chicago, IL Jul 20, 2014 1:42:29
Half Marathon Maple Park, IL 2014 1:43:34
Half Marathon Maple Park, IL 2013 1:51:05

My Raves

Mount Rushmore Half Marathon

Mount Rushmore Half Marathon

Nice event. Vacation races are always scenic and fun with great finisher medals. This was a tough course. Long steady uphill, then mostly downhill to finish. Weather was perfect. A … MORE

Nice event. Vacation races are always scenic and fun with great finisher medals. This was a tough course. Long steady uphill, then mostly downhill to finish. Weather was perfect. A great choice to mark off S. Dakota from my list of states to race in.

DIFFICULTY
5
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
5
SWAG
5

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Dances With Dirt Devil’s Lake

Dances With Dirt Devil’s Lake

Beautiful area around Devil's Lake state park in Wisconsin. A little crazy because they are running a 10K, Half, Marathon, 50K, and 50 mile, all on the same day. Overall … MORE

Beautiful area around Devil’s Lake state park in Wisconsin. A little crazy because they are running a 10K, Half, Marathon, 50K, and 50 mile, all on the same day. Overall it was a pretty smooth event. Course is tough. A lot of elevation gain and loss, lots of rocks, tree roots, dirt, and grass. Warm temps made this years races even tougher. Top five age group awards is nice. Awards ceremony is very basic. Finisher medal is ok. Food was decent after race. Parking was good. One nice feature was they had a shower head hooked up to a hose to cool off after the race. That was a life saver for me, as temps reached close to 90 by noon.

DIFFICULTY
5
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
4
SWAG
2

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Hatfield McCoy Marathon

Hatfield McCoy Marathon

Good event overall. Nice medal. Good swag. Less participants than I expected, which made it easier to age group! Lots of water stations. Challenging course with some hills. Light rain … MORE

Good event overall. Nice medal. Good swag. Less participants than I expected, which made it easier to age group! Lots of water stations. Challenging course with some hills. Light rain really helped with warm weather. Not much at expo, and not much available for hotels in the area. Scenery in coal county area is nice, but towns and people in the area were a little culture shock to me. A depressed area of the country. I did enjoy the race, and post race meal at local resturant. Checked off WV for my 50 states, which was the main reason I chose to do this race. Probably won’t ever come back, just due to inconvenient logistics from where I live, near Chicago.

DIFFICULTY
4
PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
4
SWAG
5

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Yosemite Half Marathon

Yosemite Half Marathon

Starting at 5300 foot elevation and ending at 3400 foot. Although downhill, course was not that easy. Really enjoyed nearby national parks. Great race to do while on vacation. Nice … MORE

Starting at 5300 foot elevation and ending at 3400 foot. Although downhill, course was not that easy. Really enjoyed nearby national parks. Great race to do while on vacation. Nice finishing medals and age group medals for top 5 in each group!

DIFFICULTY
3
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
4
SWAG
5

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Lincoln Marathon and Half Marathon

Lincoln Marathon and Half Marathon

Decent race. About what I expected for a race in Nebraska. Highlight was clearly the finish inside Nebraska Cornhusker stadium at the 50 yard line. Lots of food/donuts/drink at finish. … MORE

Decent race. About what I expected for a race in Nebraska. Highlight was clearly the finish inside Nebraska Cornhusker stadium at the 50 yard line. Lots of food/donuts/drink at finish. Medal was a little disappointing. Large race with competitive/strong finishing times overall, and in my age group. Not much going on post-race.

DIFFICULTY
2
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
2
SWAG
3

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Run the Alamo 26.2 Marathon & 13.1 Half

Run the Alamo 26.2 Marathon & 13.1 Half

Nice medium sized race in beautiful SA, Texas. Packet pickup was easy, and in a nice shopping area of town. I really liked the bag with shoulder strap given out … MORE

Nice medium sized race in beautiful SA, Texas. Packet pickup was easy, and in a nice shopping area of town. I really liked the bag with shoulder strap given out at expo. Race production was good, course was fine, nice medal! After race food was excellent. Found free street parking for expo and race. Overall a very good event!

DIFFICULTY
2
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
3
SWAG
4

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Williams Route 66 Marathon & Half Marathon

Williams Route 66 Marathon & Half Marathon

Iconic race. Well run event. Competitive field. Strong attendance, but did not feel overcrowded. Real nice medal. Pretty easy course for a chance at a PR. Great perks for Half … MORE

Iconic race. Well run event. Competitive field. Strong attendance, but did not feel overcrowded. Real nice medal. Pretty easy course for a chance at a PR. Great perks for Half Fanatic club members! Lots of weird things to see along Route 66. I did the 5K Saturday and the Half on Sunday. This was a must do race for me and I enjoyed the experience.

DIFFICULTY
2
PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
3
SWAG
5

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Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon & miniMarathon

Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon & miniMarathon

Cool race. Cool town. One of my favorite finisher medals. Well run event. Had fun visiting the Louisville Slugger Bat factory/museum and Churchill Downs horse track. The half marathon gets … MORE

Cool race. Cool town. One of my favorite finisher medals. Well run event. Had fun visiting the Louisville Slugger Bat factory/museum and Churchill Downs horse track. The half marathon gets to run through the infield of Churchill Downs. Pretty good course and overall fun weekend.

DIFFICULTY
3
PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
3
SWAG
5

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Pittsburgh Marathon

Pittsburgh Marathon

I really enjoyed my weekend in Pittsburgh. Did the 5k and Half. I'm bias because I love the sports teams in Pittsburgh, even though I'm not from the area. A … MORE

I really enjoyed my weekend in Pittsburgh. Did the 5k and Half. I’m bias because I love the sports teams in Pittsburgh, even though I’m not from the area. A beautiful city with the rivers, bridges, hills, tunnels, parks, and nice architecture. The course crossed the 3 big rivers in Pittsburgh a total of 5 times. Some bridges were a little tougher than others. 1 fairly tough hill near mile 11 cost me a PR for the half marathon distance. Overall a fun weekend, good course and overall event. Bonus was sitting in a sportbar watching Playoff Hockey, Penguins beating Capitals, on their way to another Stanley Cup Championship!

DIFFICULTY
3
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
4
SWAG
4

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Little Rock Marathon

Little Rock Marathon

Nice town. Big city feel, but not overcrowded. Largest Half Marathon medal I've ever seen. You will have a good shot at a PR on this course. MORE

Nice town. Big city feel, but not overcrowded. Largest Half Marathon medal I’ve ever seen. You will have a good shot at a PR on this course.

DIFFICULTY
2
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
3
SWAG
5

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Prairie Fire Marathon

Prairie Fire Marathon

Great course. Go for a PR! Flat and fast. Great for new runners who don't want a difficult challenge, beyond the distance. I loved the race logo and finisher medal, … MORE

Great course. Go for a PR! Flat and fast. Great for new runners who don’t want a difficult challenge, beyond the distance. I loved the race logo and finisher medal, one reason I chose to run it. Smaller size race, but well run and made to feel like a bigger event. And a bonus of a smaller race is: 1st place age group award!

DIFFICULTY
1
PRODUCTION
5
SCENERY
2
SWAG
5

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