Mike Wardian, Marathoner
World Record Holder
Marathoner and Ultra-Marathoner
Michael Wardian is an American marathoner and ultra-marathoner. In addition to a lengthy list of podium finishes at marathons, half-marathons, 50k /100k and 100 Mile races, Michael has set world records for the fastest marathon and also 50K on an indoor 200-meter track. In March 2015, he also set the World Record for the fastest 50K on a treadmill (at the Hoka One One Sales Meeting in May 2015 after having set the World Record on a Spartan Race Cruise)
Michael has also completed some of the most difficult races in the world like: The Badwater Ultra marathon-135 Miles in Death Valley, CA in July and The Marathon des Sables-appx 150 miles in the Sahara desert in Morocco. Michael resides in Arlington, Va with his wife and two sons, Pierce and Grant.