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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
By Dr. Steve Smith, Pacers Founder and Team Doc (Source) There is a lot written about the best way to run. I’m talking about gait, form, forefoot vs. rearfoot, vs. midfoot. The question of how best to run pops up all the time. You hear it on the runs, in social media, coffee shops, and… more
The Pacer Nation is pleased to announce the start of two new clubs: Salt Lake City, UT and South Orange County (OC), CA. These clubs are started by Pasadena Pacers members who have moved away and decided they just had to bring Pacer love to their new communities. The Salt Lake City Chapter founder John… more
Dustin grew up in  La Crescenta, CA a small town in the foothills overlooking Glendale, Los Angeles, and sometimes even the ocean. He played numerous sports growing up and fell in love with baseball at a young age.  While participating in school sports he honed his skills on the baseball field and became a collegiate… more