Meet our Walking Coach: Coach Chris

Over the next few weeks, we will introduce the members of our awesome coaching team. Find out why they run and some fun facts that could spark a conversation during your next group run! This week, we kick things off with our Walking Coach, Coach Chris!

Name: Chris Olson
Which group do you run with?: I’m with the Walkers!
How long have you been with the Pasadena Pacers? Since March of 2016 — 7 years
How many marathons have you run? Zero
Why do you run? I walk for my own health and well-being, to help and support my fellow Pacers, and for all the great friendships I’ve made in this group!
Favorite post run snack/meal? OOOH! Coffee and a scone!
Running Mantra: You’ve got this!
Occupation: Grantwriter
Hometown: Alhambra, CA
What do you do for fun? I share the stories of SGV history
Do you have a secret talent? (Please share): Then it wouldn’t be secret!
Anything else you’d like your fellow Pacers to know? I’m so proud to be part of the journey with you. Together is better!