Category: Rockhopper News


Latest Group runs in review

The first quarter of this year has brought many great Rockhopper run experiences. Experiences that will undoubtedly lead to fun end of year awards. USATF points for the Rockhoppers are accumulating also . We have a competitive spirit but we all agree our group training runs where we share our friendly banter are...


The Cactus Kid reaches a milestone. 500 miles at Cactus Rose.

Our “Sweet Chris” reaches his 500 mile goal at the Cactus Rose 100 on October 26.  A quest that began in 2008. Congratulations Chris! ” I have often said over the years that while a 100 can be very empowering, paradoxically, it is very humbling because of how physically and mentally...


Rockhopper weekend racing menu!

Races A La Carte (Something a little different since we have such a variety this weekend) Appertif – peak season jessica pike seasoned with waddling quads ($26) Hors D’oeuvres – british columbian squamish crockettpot drizzled with caliente claudette ($50) Plat de Poisson – red striped waldo spleen infused with baby...

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Bandera 100K, 50K, 25K

Many Rockhoppers made it out to Hill Country State Natural Area this past Saturday morning for Bandera 100k, either to volunteer at our aid station or to participate in the race. We had multiple runners in the USATF Championship bracket, and many running in each distance available (100k, 50k, 25k).


Trail Running Camp this weekend!

The fruits of our own Liza Howard’s efforts are finally paying off this weekend. The inaugural Mountain Goat Running Retreat is taking place this Friday through Monday at Camp Eagle, near Rocksprings, Texas. Click here for the full details. Liza has been working tirelessly for months on this and deserves...


Amanda knocks out another 100 miler!

Congratulations Amanda Trevino Alvarado on a fantastic finish at the Arkansas Traveler 100. That’s two wet and cold hundred milers for her in 2012! Husband Lalo and friend and Coach Liza Howard helped her through.