If you’ve been to one of our meet ups you’ve definitely met our new Bridge to Half Coach, Marlana. She is a true Pacer spirit in every which way possible. She’s kind, friendly, welcoming, motivating, supportive, and will always give back to our fellow Pacers.  She enjoys seeing people succeed and will lift you up… more
It’s always so heartwarming to see our fellow Pacers take what they’ve gained out of running with our group and sharing it with others. It brings us so much joy to welcome Pacers Noelle and Rocio to our coaching staff.  They are eager to share their Pacer Love and help you accomplish that 5K or… more
With a true Pacer heart, fun energy and big smile, Pacer Jose has joined our coaching staff as our new Half Marathon Coach. Jose is one of our most giving Pacers that encourages our fellow runners, and walkers, to stay committed and have fun while training to reach their running goals. He has run several… more
Maria Delgadillo, Half Marathon Coach, is on to a new adventure. The Whittier Pacers announce Maria Delgadillo, our half marathon coach, will be leaving us as coach at the conclusion of our Mountains 2 Beach training session on Saturday, May 29th. We are so sad to see her go, but we know she will touch… more
We end our series with the amazing Coach Fernando. Fernando started off leading one of the pace groups. Coach Mike then invited him to help with Coaching, to which he did so great for all of us. He taught us the importance of starting slow, conserving energy, hydrating, finishing strong, and believing in ourselves. Thank… more
Marathon Coach Mike J. Are you ready to check off that Marathon bucket list? Come join our biggest marathon training season of the year…L.A. Marathon training! Our training plan will get you ready to run those 26.2 miles with confidence and support from our fellow Pacers. Coach Mike will help you get through your training… more
Half Marathon Coach Maria D. Allow us to introduce you to one of the most cheerful and sparkling Pacers we know… Coach Maria! Coach Maria is our Half Marathon coach, and she will help you train for your first half marathon, or your 50th, following our half marathon program and incorporating fun and positivity into… more
Bridge To Half Coach Mark S. Ready to challenge yourself and do more than a 5K or 10K? Coach Mark’s Bridge-To-Half group is a 12-week program that will condition you to run 12 miles –how awesome is that? Coach Mark’s caring and helpful attitude is the perfect combination for getting you accustomed to long distance… more
Pre-Conditioners Coach Audrey M. If you are looking for a supportive group to help you transition from walking to running, or perhaps you are coming back from injury and want to ease your way back into running, this is the perfect group for you. With Coach Audrey’s Pre-Conditioners group, you will build your stamina and… more
Hi everyone, welcome to our Meet The Coaches series! Leading up to the L.A. Marathon training kick-off (September 14, 2019), we will be introducing some of the great coaches that help make Whittier Pacers what it is today. We have a variety of fitness levels that can accommodate you. Stay tuned to meet our Walking,… more