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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
Monica Bobadilla, Whittier Pacers President From Pasadena as a runner and volunteer, Pacer Monica made her way to Whittier to help see Dr Smith’s vision come to fruition. “To raise the health and spirits of the community.” She greets us all with a loving hug and shares Pacer Love with all of us so freely… more
RACE EXPO Location: LA Convention Center 1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, 90015 Friday: March 6: 10:00am-7:00pm Saturday: March 7: 9:00am-5:00pm All participants must pick up their own race bib Please wear your own bib. Selling or giving your bib to another runner violates the race’s policies. PACER GEAR Please wear your Pacer gear. It’s… 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
José leads our 4:30 hour group. If you ran with Jose, you likely saw him dance to his music that he took along every run. Running strong and staying safe is super important to him and his wish for each of us is to do the same. He is also responsible for our awesome hilly… more
Marlana leads our 5:00 hour group. She has been with us since day 1 and has always stepped up to help anyone that needs the support. She may have taken a wrong turn here and there but always made sure the miles were completed and that there was no runner left behind. You may recognize… more
L.A. Marathon 2020 training season is coming to an end, and we want to thank each of our Pace Group Leaders for all of their hard work and dedication. The Pacer Love you shared with each person in your group was so inspiring and we are eternally grateful. We begin the series with Ed Andrade… more