Tony Overbay

Ultra runners take the lead in 5th annual 5K run April 24 to 25

Runners will take to the streets of Lincoln for a 5k run April 25 to raise funds for Glen Edwards Middle School programs. Together with the school’s parents, teachers and st ...

Overbay and Johnston run around the clock for GEMS

There are only a rare few who would commit to running 24 hours straight for any cause, but Lincoln’s Tony Overbay took his fourth trip around the clock in as many years last ...

Overbay 24-hour run weekend for GEMS

Ultra-marathon runner Tony Overbay will again take to the Glen Edwards Middle School track Friday to run around the clock Friday to Saturday for the Panthers. Jeffrey Johnston will ...

Runners to your mark

The leaves are beginning to show on the trees, the flowers are blooming and the days are getting longer. Also getting longer are the distances some hearty athletes from Lincoln run ...

GEMS to hold fourth annual 5k

Glen Edwards Middle School (GEMS) will hold its fourth annual 5K on Saturday, April 26. The Glen Edwards Middle School Association of Parents, Teachers and Students group wants to ...

Keeping your New Year’s resolutions can be done

I, a 44-year-old Lincoln resident and father of four, am on track to become one of the first people in recorded history to keep a New Year’s Resolution for an entire year. I ...

Traveling

Just a couple of weeks ago, my oldest daughter and I were in the car travelling down Joiner Parkway like we’ve done so many times before. The birds are chirping, the air ...

What to do when the kids grow up too fast

Just a couple of weeks ago, my oldest daughter and I were in the car travelling down Joiner Parkway like we’ve done so many times before. The birds are chirping, the air is ...

Overbay, Johnston and Fink earn buckles at Western States run

Three Lincoln ultra-runners battled century-mark temperatures to finish the 40th running of the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run June 29-30 with each earning belt buckles &nda ...

Tony Overbay looks lovely, not like a zombie

  As my wife and I went on a walk this past weekend, one of my neighbors saw me and yelled, “Hey, man, you didn’t look so good last Saturday. You ever watch one o ...

Boston Marathon hits home in Lincoln

  The Boston Marathon’s tragedy has touched Lincoln runners, including Tony Overbay, a marriage and family therapist, and father of four. Overbay participated in the Bo ...

Overbay heads pack of 11 Lincoln runners in American River 50

Eleven runners from Lincoln participated in last weekend’s American River 50-mile race and nine of them turned in times good enough to qualify for next year’s Western S ...

Thanks, smartphone; I don’t know how I got along without you

  As we made the left-hand turn onto a street that looked much like any other street in suburbia, my two youngest kids let out the four words that have become clichés ...

GEMS to hold third annual 5k

  Budget cuts continue to threaten local schools and the Glen Edwards Middle School Association of Parents, Teachers and Students will help combat budget cuts by hosting a 5k ...

Three Lincoln runners drawn for Western States 100

Three Lincoln runners know what their New Year resolution is – running – a lot of running. Michael Fink (44), Jeffery Johnston (47) and Tony Overbay (43) have earned a ...