Coach Rachel has been running for over a decade. Starting low and slow with a self-written introduction to 5K training program, the running fire was lit for Coach Rachel and has been burning ever since.
Rachel is a dynamic and versatile coach with experience coaching runners with varied skillsets and experience levels. Inspired on a daily basis by fellow runners and friends, Coach Rachel’s goal is to inspire them back.
Running on Happy the blog and Coach Rachel the person are funny, tough, hard-working, light-hearted, and full of grit. Whether you’re here for the blog or the coaching, follow the running journey and be inspired!
USATF Level I and Level II Endurance, Sprints, Hurdles (USA Track and Field)
USATF Cross Country Specialist (USA Track and Field)
RRCA Certified Running Coach (Road Runners Club of America)
Certified Kettlebell Coach (NESTA)
NASM Certified Personal Trainer (National Academy of Sports Medicine)
10+ years as an active runner
6+ years coaching experience
5K | 10K | Half Marathon | Marathon | Ultramarathon
Head Coach High School Cross Country, Track & Field
Kids Run the Nation – Cleveland