In case you're wondering:
as of 30 November 2016
306 Marathon or longer races
303 Marathons in:
(24 Fourth time around)
29 Countries & 1 Ocean
7 Continents (FIVE TIMES!)
2 Planets :-)
3 Ultramarathons (50K or longer)
3 Ironman distance triathlons

Total lifetime mileage (Pretty close estimate)
27814 thru 330 November 2015
(It's 24902 miles around the earth. That's my running goal!)

Guinness World Record Holder
7 Continents, 7 Marathons
25 days, 18 hours, 10 minutes
6 November 2011 thru 1 December 2011  

Personal Record marathon 3:55:54
Traverse City Michigan
29 May  2004

Best Streak 109 consecutive calendar months running at least one marathon from March 2003 to March 2012

High Points
41 States
2 Continents
2 Countries

Run marathons for 100 consecutive months (109 thru March 2012)
Run 24,902 miles (the distance around the world--finished in 2014)
Finish running 50 States three times (Finished November 2015)
Finish 300 marathons
Run the seven continents again (need Asia, Africa to complete 6 times)
Collect a beer glass from a brewery in 50 states (Complete February 2016)
Visit the highest point in all 50 states (41 as of July 2012)

Clubs & Affiliations
50 States Marathon Club
50 & DC Marathon Group
Marathon Maniac #2854 (10 stars)
Grand Rapids Running Club
Dead Runners Society
YMCA Service Club
Alternatives in Motion
Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon

Hideout Brewery
Bob's House of Brews
US JCI Senate (#53846)

The RULES I live by

Dan Manning
Vince Jasinski & Maria Stuart
Julie Parrish
Christina Fong
Will Smith
James Bartosik
Bob Johnson


Family Pages

Other Cool Places To Go

Coming Attractions

North Pole Marathon


The Adventures of Marathon Don

Mt. Kilimanjaro Climb/Marathon 1998

2001- The Year In Marathons

Bayshore Marathon 2001

Adelaide Marathon

My First (and probably last) Marathon Win

Not Even Close to 101 Uses for Hamburger

44th Birthday/44th Marathon