2013 Lakefront Marathon opens to registration under new leadership, continued focus on runners
33rd annual race set for Sunday, October 6, 2013
The 33rd annual Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon, presented by the Badgerland Striders, the largest running club in Wisconsin, will open for registration at 12:01 am on Monday morning, January 14.
The event is once again open to the first 3,100 runners to participate in the 26.2 mile journey from Grafton, Wisconsin down the shores of Lake Michigan before finishing at Veteran’s Park in downtown Milwaukee.
To read the press release that Matt Braun wrote, click here.
Wi Resident Zdroik, Crystal Lake Ill. Giuliano Win 2012 Lakefront Marathon
Picture-perfect conditions for 3,200 runners in Milwaukee
(Milwaukee) October 8, 2012 –Paul Zdroik, a 24-year old from Watertown, Wisc,. won the 2012 Lakefront Marathon in a time of two hours, 27 minutes and eight seconds. He outpaced Zachary Meineke of Wauwatosa by more than two minutes. Meineke finished with a time of 2:29:37, good for second overall, followed by Ryan Guilano of Schamburg, Illinois, who finished at 2:29:59.
On the women’s side, the race became a love story as men’s third place winner Guilano’s fiancé, Jacqui, won the overall women’s race with a time of 2:55:06, outpacing Lisa Tortorice of Brookline, Massachusetts (2:59:02) and Denise Manthy of Wauwatosa (2:59:34). Ryan and Jacqui will be married next weekend in Illinois.