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Registration opens for marathon

Registration opens for marathon

3.22.2012

As reported in the Half Moon Bay Review.

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Inaugural HMB marathon scheduled for September

Inaugural HMB marathon scheduled for September

2.16.2011

As reported in the Half Moon Bay Review.

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HMB Marathon set for Sunday

HMB Marathon set for Sunday

9.21.2011

As reported in the Half Moon Bay Review. 

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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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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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Karnazes returns to phone booth that made him Super Man

Karnazes returns to phone booth that made him Super Man

9.26.2012

As published in the Half Moon Bay Review

Dean Karnazes celebrated his 30th birthday in 1992 by having a few drinks and going on a little run.

In fact, following the bender in a bar in San Francisco, Karnazes says he ran all the way to the 7-Eleven store in Half Moon Bay.

Dean Karnazes celebrated his 30th birthday in 1992 by having a few drinks and going on a little run.

In fact, following the bender in a bar in San Francisco, Karnazes says he ran all the way to the 7-Eleven store in Half Moon Bay.

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New Marathon Addition Geared for Children

New Marathon Addition Geared for Children

9.20.2013

The third Half Moon Bay International Marathon is just 11 days away, and this year’s race will inaugurate the “Just Run” 5-kilometer run in an effort to encourage fitness among local kids.

“Just Run” is a free Web-based program that combats the “alarming rise in childhood obesity” measured nationwide, according to the program’s website. Seventeen percent of California’s adolescents are considered obese, which is three times the rate experienced a generation ago, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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