Thousands run the 21st Annual Myrtle Beach Marathon on chilly, windy day

Strong winds persisted as thousands participated in the 2018 Myrtle Beach Marathon. The 2018 winner was Eddie Posey of Easley, SC.
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Strong winds persisted as thousands participated in the 2018 Myrtle Beach Marathon. The 2018 winner was Eddie Posey of Easley, SC.

Alan Blondin covers golf, Coastal Carolina athletics and numerous other sports-related topics that warrant coverage. Well-versed in all things Myrtle Beach, Horry County and the Grand Strand, the Northeastern University journalism school valedictorian has been a sports reporter at The Sun News since 1993, earning eight top-10 Associated Press Sports Editors national writing awards and 18 top-three S.C. Press Association writing awards since 2007.