Achievers

Last Updated: August 9, 2014

These runners and walkers have achieved goals, that have been certified and/or recognized by the NBMA or various running organizations and/or clubs. These groups include

If you’re a member of any of these organizations and have achieved the goals, send your information to

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Also, take a few minutes to read our tribute to trailblazer Ted Corbitt, America’s greatest distance runner. Just click on the book cover.

Ted Corbitt

BOSTON MARATHON FINISHERS (Note: These individuals qualified to run Boston based on their previous marathon times.)

  • Jetola Anderson-Blair
  • Arburn Cain (seven-time finisher)
  • Ken Cameron
  • Ronald Clay
  • Frederick F. Davis III (three-time finisher)
  • Raymond Dobson
  • Isaiah Douglas (sixteen-time finisher)
  • Cynthia Evans (four-time finisher)
  • Margo Georgory
  • Lisa Jackson-Holmes (three-time finisher)
  • Tanya Johnson
  • Damón D. Manning
  • Dennis Murray
  • Territa Poole
  • Vernessa Poole (two-time finisher)
  • Michele Smith-Harden (two-time finisher)
  • Chateau Venable
  • Jaison Williams
  • Angela Windham (three-time finisher)
50 STATES MARATHON FINISHERS
NAME SEX AGE DATE LAST LOCATION
Angela Ivory (deceased) F 38 01/08/2006 Orange County Marathon (Newport Beach, CA)
Jean Evansmore F 67 08/17/2008 Humpy’s Classic Marathon (Anchorage, AK)
Michele Smith-Harden F 46 12/13/2009 Honolulu Marathon (Honolulu, HI)
Evelyn Smith F 49 05/09/2010 Enoree 40 Mile Ultra (Joanna, SC). Finished the day before her 50th birthday.
Nathan Skipper M 48 10/15/2011 Hartford ING Marathon (Hartford, CT)
Frederick F. Davis III M 64 11/11/2012 Rhode Island 6-Hour
Matthew B. Hamidullah M 64 05/26/2013 KeyBank Vermont City Marathon (Burlington, VT)
Tony Reed M 58 08/18/2013 Big Wild Life Runs Moose’s Tooth Marathon (Anchorage, AK)
Edward W Broadnax Jr M 47 09/08/2013 Sioux Falls Marathon (Sioux Falls, SD)
Gillis Bowden M 59 04/27/2014 Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon (Oklahoma City, OK)
50 STATES HALF MARATHON FINISHERS
NAME SEX AGE DATE LAST LOCATION
SEVEN CONTINENTS MARATHON FINISHERS
NAME SEX AGE DATE LAST LOCATION
Tony Reed M 51 06/23/2007 SafriCom Lewa Marathon (Kenya)
Rudy Smith M 65 03/02/2008 Kilimanjaro Marathon (Tanzania)
Michele Smith-Harden F 48 06/03/2012 Easter Island Marathon
Anthanette (Toni) Fields-Wilson F 38 09/16/2012 Blackmores Sydney Marathon
Adjoa Smalls-Mantey F 28 11/20/2013 Antarctica Ice Marathon
Abi (Abisoye) Adekanmbi F 38 02/23/2014 Maritzburg City Marathon (South Africa)
Tuedon Morgan F 40 02/23/2014 Maritzburg City Marathon (South Africa)
Nikolas Toocheck M 11 09/06/2014 Kazbegi Trail Marathon (Mt. Kazbegi, Georgian)
SEVEN CONTINENTS HALF MARATHON FINISHERS
NAME SEX AGE DATE LAST LOCATION
100 MARATHON FINISHERS (Note: This includes both marathons and ultra-marathons.)
NAME SEX AGE DATE LAST LOCATION
Frederick F. Davis III M 42 11/24/1990 Sy Mah Seagate Ultra 50 Mile (Toledo, OH). His first marathon was the May 15, 1983 Cleveland Marathon.
Angela Ivory (deceased) F 38 08/20/2006 Silver State Marathon (Reno, NV); Officially completed 303 marathons and ultra marathons from 2001 through 2011.
Tony Reed M 54 02/28/2009 Cowtown Marathon (Ft. Worth); First marathon was the 1982 Cowtown Marathon. Finished 50 marathons in one State (TX).
Jean Evansmore F 71 01/03/2011 Ocala Marathon (Ocala, FL); Completed her first marathon at 64 years young.
Haywood Crowder M 69 06/23/2012 Ballona Creek Marathon (Marina Del Rey, CA)
Evelyn Smith F 52 07/24/2012 Deseret News Salt Lake City (UT) Marathon; Completed on her son’s 27th birthday.
Michele Smith-Harden F 49 12/15/2012 Seashore Nature Trail 50K (VA Beach, VA); First marathon was VA Beach Marathon on 3/14/1997.
Brian Buffaloe M 63 05/05/2013 New Jersey Marathon (Long Branch, NJ)
James Betts M 67 06/22/2013 Mayor’s Marathon (Anchorage, AK)
Edward W Broadnax Jr. M 48 09/20/2014 Big Cottonwood Marathon (Salt Lake City, UT)
100 ULTRA-MARATHON FINISHERS
Frederick F. Davis III M 49 07/05/1997 Fingerlakes Trail 50 Mile (Hector, NY)
200 MARATHON FINISHERS (Note: This includes both marathons and ultra-marathons.)
Frederick F. Davis III M 50 04/05/1998 Scholfield RRCA 50 Mile State Championship (Honolulu, HI).This was his 50th 50-miler at age 50 in the 50th State, which he left in 1950.He also wore bib number 50. The 8-mile loop is in the confines of the ScholfieldBarracks. It ran past the base hospital where he was born.
Angela Ivory (deceased) F 40 09/20/2008 12-Hour Adventure Trail Run (Triangle, VA)
200 ULTRA-MARATHON FINISHERS
Frederick F. Davis III M 58 11/17/2006 Ultracentric 48HR (Grapevine, TX)
300 MARATHON FINISHERS  (Note: This includes both marathons and ultra-marathons.)
Frederick F. Davis III M 57 04/10/2005 Glass City Marathon (Toledo, OH)
Angela Ivory (Deceased) F 43 09/03/2011 Woods Ferry 24-Hour (Chester, SC)
300 ULTRA-MARATHON FINISHERS
Frederick F. Davis III M 64 11/17/2012 Bill’s Bad Ass 50K (Peninsula, OH)
400 MARATHON FINISHERS  (Note: This includes both marathons and ultra-marathons.)
Frederick F. Davis III M 62 01/16/2010 HURT 100K (Honolulu, HI)

FINISHING HALF MARATHONS IN HALF THE STATES

  • Thomas Harris, Jr.
  • Wilbert Moultrie
  • Brenda Stallings
  • Thomas Turner

 

RUNNER MARATHON MANIACS HALF FANATIC DOUBLE AGENT
Adrienne Russell X
Aeedah Hamidullah X
Aisha Mason X
Angela Bess X
Angela Broadway X
Angela Ivor X
Angela Montague Kanish X X X
Angeline Nesmith X
Angie Phifer X
April Potter X
Ashley Grasty X
Beatrice Whitaker X
Brenda Newton X
Brenda Stallings X X X
Bridgette Collins X X X
Busola Adeniran X X X
Celere Leonard X
Charlotte Simms X
Darlene Baltimore X X X
Davon Culley X X X
Deanna Deisch X X X
Derrek Sanks X
DeSandra Washington X
Donna Holas X
Elizabeth Sosan X
Elizabeth Thomas X
Elodie Billionniere X X X
Elveter Johnson X
Erica Sanders-Hurst X
Evelyn Smith X
Felecia McLean X
Felicia Ziegler X
Freida Dale X
Haywood Crowder X
Intisar Hamidullah X X X
Jackie Harris X
Jaison Williams X
Jean Evansmore X
Jennette Hardy X
Jennifer Hankerson X
Jerilyn Packer X
Jetola Anderson-Blair X X X
JJ Jefferson X
Jonathan Miller X X X
Joy Richardson X
Karen Mageo X
Keisha Ragoobir X
Kelli Boyer X
Kevin Mills X
Kia Taylor X X X
Kim Rowe X
Lashaun Chappell X
Laura Godfrey X
Lawanda Manigault X
Linda Sadler X
Lori Baynard X
Lydia Shell X
Madinah Hamidullah X
Margo Gregory X X X
Matthew Hamidullah X X X
Maurice Jenkins    X
Maurice Mitchell X
Mekela Mongerie X
Melanie Eversley X X X
Michele Smith-Harden X
Michelle Burton X
Michelle Law X
Michelle Moore X
Misty Jones-Long X
Monica Wallace X
Natasha Craig X
Nettye Johnson X
Nicholas Norfolk X X X
Nikki Amaker X X X
Nikolas Toocheck X X X
Nneka Greene X
Olivetta Martin X
Ouida Brown X X X
Paula Owens X X X
Regina Hollaman X
Renee Ross X
Renee Smith X
Richard Plummer X X X
Robin Marion X
Ronald Clay X
Roni Richardson X
Ruby Ervin X
Sajdah Ahmad X
Shakirah Hameed X X X
Shalisa Davis X
Sharmie Williams X
Sharon Andrews X
Sharon Johnson X X X
Sharon Mencer X
Sharon Sullins X
Shayla Toombs-Withers X
Shelia Johnson X X  X
Shelia Lancaster X X X
Shemeko Strong X
Sonja McLean Williams X
Sonja Williams X
Sonya Porter X
Stephen Jackson X X X
Su Turner X X X
Tamerill Faison X
Tanya Anderson X X X
Tanya Barnett X
Tee Morgan X
Temisha Anderson X X X
Terri Harmon X X X
Thomas Turner X
Tia Pettygrue X X X
Tiffany A. Cullens X
Toni Phillips X X X
Tony Reed X
Torri Thompson X
Towanda Hill X
Traci Rodney X X X
Tracy Abrom X X X
Tracy Welch X
Tyra Watkins X
Valerie Reed X
Vonn Robinson X
Vrnda Bailey X X X
Wanda Faye Goodson X X X
Wilbert Moultrie X
William Warthon X
Yvette Blackmon X
Yon Brown X
Zola Mitchell X