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First steps made toward 2013 marathon

First steps made toward 2013 marathon

9.26.2012

Half Moon Bay International Marathon Director Eric Vaughan spent weeks considering the details of Sunday’s second annual race. He was at Pillar Point Harbor at 3:30 Sunday morning, three-and-a-half hours before the first race, just to make sure everything and everyone was in place.

More than nine hours later, as the last of the marathon runners were finishing, Vaughan handed out the awards. He was still excited and inspired by the runners. Exhaustion would have to wait.

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Dynamic Duo Tie For First at Marathon

Dynamic Duo Tie For First at Marathon

9.24.2012

As published in the Half Moon Bay Patch

Fog blanketed the 2nd annual Half Moon Bay International Marathon the entire day Sunday but that didn't stop hundreds of runners from enjoying "26.2 Miles of Running Heaven" from Pillar Point Harbor along the coastal trail.

Boyfriend and girlfriend pair, Ryan Neely and Kimberly O'Donnell, started and finished the Half Moon Bay International Marathon side-by-side at a time of 2:53.58.

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Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 4 of 4

Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 4 of 4

9.21.2012

As published in the Half Moon Bay Patch

Race Week: Runners in Their Own Words [Part 4 of 4]

The Half Moon Bay International Marathon is this weekend, Sept. 22-23. Here are stories by some of the runners and their reasons for participating in this Coastside event. Half Moon Bay is currently in "Race Week"  with only five more days to go before the Half Moon Bay International Marathon welcomes 1,000 runners from 35 states and six countries, set to run 26.2 miles starting from Pillar Point Harbor along the Pacific coastline.

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Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 3 of 4

Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 3 of 4

9.20.2012

As published in the Half Moon Bay Patch

Race Week: Runners in Their Own Words [Part 3 of 4]

The Half Moon Bay International Marathon is this weekend, Sept. 22-23. Here are stories by some of the runners and their reasons for participating in this Coastside event. Half Moon Bay is currently in "Race Week"  with only five more days to go before the Half Moon Bay International Marathon welcomes 1,000 runners from 35 states and six countries, set to run 26.2 miles starting from Pillar Point Harbor along the Pacific coastline.

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Locals Ready for Marathon

Locals Ready for Marathon

9.19.2012

Half Moon Bay Review, September 19, 2012 - George Rehmet is sort of an expert on marathon courses.

The Daly City resident, who works at Camp Glenwood in La Honda, will be running his 79th race of at least marathon distance at Sunday’s Half Moon Bay International Marathon. 

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Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 2 of 4

Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 2 of 4

9.19.2012

As published in the Half Moon Bay Patch:

Race Week: Runners in Their Own Words [Part 2 of 4]

The Half Moon Bay International Marathon is this weekend, Sept. 22-23. Here are stories by some of the runners and their reasons for participating in this Coastside event. Half Moon Bay is currently in "Race Week"  with only five more days to go before the Half Moon Bay International Marathon welcomes 1,000 runners from 35 states and six countries, set to run 26.2 miles starting from Pillar Point Harbor along the Pacific coastline.

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Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 1 of 4

Half Moon Bay Patch Publishes HMBIM Athlete Stories Part 1 of 4

9.18.2012

As published in the Half Moon Bay Patch:

Race Week: Runners in Their Own Words [Part 1 of 4]

The Half Moon Bay International Marathon is this weekend, Sept. 22-23. Here are stories by some of the runners and their reasons for participating in this Coastside event. Half Moon Bay is currently in "Race Week"  with only five more days to go before the Half Moon Bay International Marathon welcomes 1,000 runners from 35 states and six countries, set to run 26.2 miles starting from Pillar Point Harbor along the Pacific coastline.

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HMBIM Extends its Focus on Greening Events through Roaming Packet Pickups

HMBIM Extends its Focus on Greening Events through Roaming Packet Pickups

9.7.2012

Half Moon Bay, CA - Leaders of the Half Moon Bay International Marathon (HMBIM) announced an innovation to the traditional race procedure of packet pickup which improves the Green aspects of their event. For the 2012 event, the HMBIM team will provide roaming packet pickup at 4 different locations in the San Francisco Bay Area where many of the registered athletes reside. The organization will provide 2 pickup days in a Bay Area Peninsula location, 2 pickup days in downtown San Francisco, and 1 in the East Bay, concluding with 2 pickup days in Half Moon Bay.

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Guinness World Record Holder to Run Half Moon Bay International Marathon

Guinness World Record Holder to Run Half Moon Bay International Marathon

8.27.2012

Half Moon Bay, California - The Half Moon Bay International Marathon (HMBIM) today announced that Yolanda Holder, the reigning World Record Holder for the most number of marathons completed in a single year by a woman, will be running the 2012 HMBIM. Holder, who is competing in the September 23 event as her 80th marathon during the year, is on pace to break her own world record of 106 marathons in 2012. 

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Half Moon Bay International Marathon Partners with Brazzle Berry for Volunteer Drive

Half Moon Bay International Marathon Partners with Brazzle Berry for Volunteer Drive

8.23.2012

Half Moon Bay, CA - The Half Moon Bay International Marathon (HMBIM) and BRAZZLE BERRY Half Moon Bay are teaming up to sponsor a Volunteer Drive for the upcoming HMBIM race. On Saturday, August 25, and September 15, HMBIM staff will be on hand at the BRAZZLE BERRY Frozen Yogurt store's flagship location in Strawflower Village in Half Moon Bay to answer questions and to make it easy to sign up volunteers. In return, everyone who signs up as a volunteer will receive a FREE 5 oz serving of BRAZZLE BERRY frozen yogurt. 

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