The Databar Events Team

 

Tony Phillippi - Associate/Race Director (ext. 205)

Tony ran track and played soccer in school. After a short hiatus from running, he returned to the running world. In May of 2003, Tony and two friends started the now largest marathon running club in the world called the Marathon Maniacs and in 2009 the Half Fanatics was created. The running clubs now have a combined total of over 34,000 members. In 2006 Tony teamed up with Databar Inc. to create Databar Events! Tony has run all distances including over 280 marathons and is a 9-time Ironman finisher. Tony also has been directing races for over 13 years and he is a USATF course certifier. He enjoys training with friends, traveling to races, and a good burger and beer after a marathon!