Half Marathon Trainers

HMT 2013 Upcoming Races (Read 593 times)


I AM running!!!

    Date: June 8th

    Race:  Allstate Life Insurance 13.1 Marathon

    Event URL:  http://www.131marathon.com/Chicago/

    Distance: 13.1 Miles

    Location: Chicago, IL, USA

    Goal Time: Goal A: Run. Don’t walk. Goal B: Finish under X:XX (TBD)


    Date: September 8th

    Race: 2013 Chicago Half Marathon

    Event URL: http://www.ChicagoHalfMarathon.com/

    Distance: 13.1 Miles

    Location: Chicago, IL, USA

    Goal Time: TBD

    The mircle isn't that I finished. The mircle is that I had the courage to start.

    ~ John Bingham


    AKA bear2009

      Date: May 5th, 2013

      Race:  Flying Pig Half Marathon

      Event URL:  http://www.flyingpigmarathon.com/

      Distance: 13.1 Miles

      Location: Cincinnati, OH, USA

      Goal Time: 2:15:00



      Date: June 8th, 2013

      Race:  Hatfield and McCoy Reunion Festival Half Marathon

      Event URL:  http://www.hatfieldmccoymarathon.com/

      Distance: 13.1 Miles

      Location: Pike County, KY, USA

      Goal Time: ???? will see how Flying Pig goes first, then probably a couple of minutes slower than that race, given the Mountain we have to climb around mile 8 

      (not registered yet)

      2013 Goals:

      1. Start, stay, and finish the year uninjured!


        date: February 17th Race: Montreal hypothermic half Event URL: Distance: 13.1 Miles Location: Montreal, QC, Canada Goal Time: 1:45

        BQ in 2013

          Date: March 9th, 2013

          Race:  Hatfield and McCoy Reunion Festival Half Marathon

          Event URL:  http://chambersburghalf.org/

          Distance: 13.1 Miles

          Location: Chambersburg, PA, USA

          Goal Time: I'd like to do something in the 1:36-1:38 range

          (not registered yet)


          Date: May 5th, 2013

          Race:  Frederick Running Festival Half Marathon

          Event URL:  http://www.frederickrunfest.com/

          Distance: 13.1 Miles

          Location: Frederick, MD, USA

          Goal Time: sub1:35

          (not registered yet)

          PR's - 5K - 20:15 (2013) | 10K - 45:14 (2011)  | 13.1 - 1:34:40 (2013)  | 26.2 - 3:47:47 (2012)


          2013 Goals - 3000 miles (940m May'13) | sub20 5k | sub 43 10K  | sub1:35 13.1 | sub 3:15 26.2



          Saginaw 5k - 1/19/13 - 20:15 PR

          Chambersburg Half Marathon - 3/9/13 - 1:36:22 PR

          Frederick Half Marathon - 5/5/13 - 1:34:40 PR


          Up Next:

          Shippensburg Fair 5k - 7/27/13

          RnR Philadelphia Half Marathon - 9/15/13

          Philadelphia Marathon - 11/17/13


          Wickedly Average

            Date: September 8, 2013

            Race:  River Run Half Marathon

            Event URL:  http://hermescleveland.com/roadracing/riverrun/index.php

            Distance: 13.1 Miles

            Location: Berea (Cleveland), Ohio

            Goal Time: 1:50:00 to 1:55:00, not entirely sure yet.


            Date: October 20, 2013

            Race: 4 Bridges Half Marathon

            Event URL: http://sevenbridgesmarathon.com/

            Distance: 13.1 Miles

            Location:  Chattanooga, TN

            Goal Time:  1:50:00 to 1:55:00, not entirely sure of fitness level yet.

            Tom (formerly known as PhotogTom)

            5K - 25:16, 10K - 55:31,  15K - 1:20:55,   HM - 1:54:54




              Date: December 16, 2012

              Race: Santa Hustle 1/2

              Event URL: http://santahustle.com/indianapolis/event-info/

              Distance: 13.1 Miles

              Location:  Indianapolis, IN

              Goal Time:  Finish


              Date: February 24, 2013

              Race: Mardi Gras Half Marathon

              Event URL: http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/new-orleans

              Distance: 13.1 Miles

              Location:  New Orleans, LA

              Goal Time: 2:30


              Date: March 9, 2013

              Race: Tom King Classic Half

              Event URL: http://www.tomkingclassic.com/

              Distance: 13.1 Miles

              Location:  Nashville, TN

              Goal Time:  Better than Mardi Gras Half


              Date: April 27, 2013

              Race: Country Music Half

              Event URL: http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/nashville

              Distance: 13.1 Miles

              Location:  Nashville, TN

              Goal Time: Better than Tom King Classic



              2013 Goals: (1) Sub-30 5k; (2) first marathon; (3) 1500 miles logged; and (4) 14 races total.


              Upcoming Races: (1) 5/18- Viola Valley Half Marathon; (2) 6/9- Ann Arbor Half Marathon; (3) 7/4- Music City 10k; (4) 8/10- Granville Irish Half Marathon; (5) 9/22- Bluegrass Half Marathon; (6) 10/6- Music City Half Marathon; and (7) 10/20- Detroit Free Press Marathon.


                Date: January 20, 2013

                Race:  Cascade Half

                Event URL:  http://www.wvroadrunners.org/cascadehalf

                Distance: 13.1 Miles

                Location: Turner, OR

                Goal Time: 2:02


                Date: April 28, 2013

                Race: Eugene Half

                Event URL: http://eugenemarathon.com

                Distance: 13.1 Miles

                Location: Eugene, OR

                Goal Time: 1:57


                Current PRs:

                5K: 27:06 (11/10/12) | 5M: 44:03 (6/1/13) | 10K: 1:00:48 (7/4/12)

                15K: 1:27:53 (3/17/13) | 10M: 1:30:25 (4/13/13) | HM: 1:59:55 (4/28/13)

                Next race: Ashland 4th of July 10K


                  Date: Feb 9th

                  Race: Hot: Hot Chocolate 15K

                  Event URL: http://www.hotchocolate15k.com/dallas/raceinfo/

                  Distance: 15K

                  Location: Dallas, TX, USA

                  Goal Time: 1:45:00


                  Date: Feb 17th

                  Race: Hot: Sugar and Spice HM

                  Event URL:

                  Distance: 13.1

                  Location: Clear Lake, TX, USA

                  Goal Time: 2:30:00


                  Date: Mar 16th

                  Race: Hot: Seabrook Lucky Trails HM

                  Event URL: http://www.seabrookmarathon.org/

                  Distance: 13.1

                  Location: Houston, TX, USA

                  Goal Time: 2:30:00 (try #2 to hit 2:30 if I don't get it in Feb)


                  Date: Mar 17th

                  Race: Hot: Seabrook Lucky Trails HM (Pelican Challenge - complete the half on both days)

                  Event URL: http://www.seabrookmarathon.org/

                  Distance: 13.1

                  Location: Houston, TX, USA

                  Goal Time: finish (I will be tired from day 1 of the challenge!)


                  Date: Apr 4th

                  Race: Hot: Angie's Half Crazy

                  Event URL:

                  Distance: 13.1

                  Location: Clear Lake, TX, USA

                  Goal Time: 3rd try for 2:30 if I haven't hit it yet.  If I have, than to PR again would be great!



                  I'm excited that once I do the Pelican Challenge, I'll be able to join the half fanatics club at the Jupiter moon level!

                  Formerly Jackie_601 on RW


                  Next up:

                  4/27 - Green 6.2 10K

                  an amazing likeness

                    [2013 calendar updated to here, please post corrections if needed, and/or updates if you drop an event.]

                    Choosing my words carefully has never been my strength I've been known to be vague and often pointless


                    Wickedly Average

                      Not sure if 15K races count in the mix, but here's a couple I'm running this spring...


                      Date: March 9

                      Race: Gate River Run

                      Event URL:  http://gate-riverrun.com/

                      Distance: 15K

                      Location: Jacksonville, FL

                      Goal Time: 1:25:00


                      Date: April 20

                      Race: Chickamauga Chase

                      Event URL:  http://www.chickamaugachase.com/index.cfm

                      Distance: 15K

                      Location: Ft. Oglethorpe, GA

                      Goal Time: 1:24:00


                      I'm also contemplating running the Towpath 10-10, a 10 mile race up in Cleveland in June, but I'm not committed yet.

                      Tom (formerly known as PhotogTom)

                      5K - 25:16, 10K - 55:31,  15K - 1:20:55,   HM - 1:54:54

                      Petco Run/Walk/Wag 5k

                        Date: Jan 13th

                        Race: 3M Half Marathon:

                        Event URL: http://solutions.3m.com/wps/portal/3M/en_US/HalfMarathon/Home/

                        Distance: 13.1 Miles

                        Location: Austin, TX, USA

                        Goal Time: 3:00


                        bob e v
                        2014 goals: keep on running! Is there anything more than that?

                        Complete the last 3 races in the Austin Distance Challenge, Rogue 30k, 3M Half, Austin Full

                        Break the 1000 mi barrier!

                        History: blessed heart attack 3/15/2008; c25k july 2008 first 5k 10/26/2008 on 62nd birthday.


                          Date: 04/07/2013

                          Race:  Half Marathon 

                          Event URL: http://www.knoxvillemarathon.com/

                          Distance: 13.1 Miles

                          Location: Knoxville, Tn

                          Goal Time:   First HM.  2:15 depending on how I run on hills.

                          Last Race :  10/19/2014:   IMT Des Moines HM, 2:17:46

                           Upcoming:  04/18/2015:  Salt Lake City HM

                                                05/02/2015: Wisconsin HM, Kenosha

                                                November 2015:  TBD - Suggestions?




                            Matt, one of these days, you gotta get out on a trail run. You feel so free and unencumbered out there.



                            HF I was going to say... "your wish is my command!" But I think "Your wish is ... also my wish" is more appropriate!

                            Unencumbered here I come! Smile


                            Date: Saturday, March 23

                            Race: Grasslands Trail Run

                            Event URL: http://www.nttr.org/grasslands/

                            Distance: 13.1 Miles

                            Location: Decatur, TX, USA

                            Goal Time: 1:52




                            2013 Goals
                            1) Break 1:50 in a HM (PR 1:52:19)
                            2) Break 4:00 in a Marathon (PR 4:20:39)

                              Date: Sunday May 12th.

                              Event:Sporting Life 10k


                              Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

                              Goal:45 minutes (Go big or blow up trying!)



                              Date: Sunday October 20th.

                              Event: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon


                              Goal: 3:50

                              PBs since age 60:  5k- 24:36, 10k - 47:17. Half Marathon- 1:42:41.

                                                                  10 miles (unofficial) 1:16:44.


                                Date: January 19 2013

                                Race: Auburn Classic Half marathon

                                Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Auburn-Classic-Half-Marathon-10k-and-Childrens-Half-Marathon/115266605240484

                                Distance: 13.1 miles

                                Location: Auburn, AL

                                Goal time: 1:59:59

                                “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” - T.S. Eliot