Desert Dwellers

April 16-17, 2021. 3:20pm. Joshua Tree National Park, California.

Joshua Trees symbolize growth amidst severe conditions–a suitable metaphor for distance running.

The girls headed down to Southern California for a week of training, climbing, riding, and R&R. Between multisport activities, Camille, Anna, and Sammy snuck in some early morning Mojave miles and a midday desert shake.

SLO twitch muscles

March 25-28, 2021. San Luis Obispo, California.

Though its namesake roots are in Northeast Los Angeles, the Arroyo Athletics Club is truly an ode to the collective running spirit of the entire state of California. Appropriately, the team boasts a membership spanning the state, with team members currently residing in Southern California, Northern California, and the Central Valley.

This weekend, team members met up middway for a training camp filled with miles, friendship, views, and coffee along the Central Coast of California. Mel, Riley, Lila, Dani, and Fiona enjoyed smiles and miles across canyons and coastline.