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Custom online coaching available – Have a race date in mind and need assistance preparing? If not, I will pick a race and we’ll work backwards in designing a program specifically for you. Training log provided and reviewed on a weekly basis.

Personalized training programs – Individualized running programs specific to your goals. Training log provided and reviewed on a weekly basis. Redesigned, if necessary, to adjust to lifestyle or fitness changes at no additional charge.

One on One running sessions – One on one running sessions. Video analysis and form critique. Individual assessments and/or weekly accompanied training runs available.

Guided trail runs – New to the trails? Guided one on one or group trail runs. Fun for groups that want to spend an afternoon on the trails, but don’t know where to begin. No expiration date. Transferable. No equipment required. Water provided.

Kid specific trail runs – Have an adventurous kid? Let’s hit the trails. I will guide your child and friends, because it’s always more fun with friends…on a fun, educational trail run/walk. Designed specifically for your child.

Need help finding a race in your area? Looking for a local running store? Want to go faster, further, or run injury free? Ask me how I can help.

Network of health and fitness professionals. Recommendations available upon request.

Email me directly at ericagratton@gmail.com  or call (805) 807-8022 

to discuss your future in running.

socalultrarunning

socalultrarunning will be bringing the Southern California trail running community trail running events to include races and camps. This Fall, socalultrarunning will be producing the first ever ultra distance trail race in Cheeseboro National Park located in Agoura Hills, California ~ No Name 5030. Offering 50K, 30K and 15K distances, runners will be hitting the trails on Sunday, October 26, 2014. Please visit www.socalultrarunning.com for more race details and stay connected to upcoming trail events on Facebook.

Race calendar

It’s official!!! No Name 5030 will be Sunday, October 26, 2014.

Register now at www.imATHLETE.com/events/socalultrarunning

I will be producing the first ever ultra distance trail race through the canyons of Cheeseboro National Park in Agoura Hills, California ~ No Name 5030 offers distances of 50K, 30K and 15K. Like us on Facebook to stay up to date on race details.

Coming in 2015 ~ socalultrarunning will be launching Trail Running Escapes!!! We will be offering 5 day trail running camps in the beautiful Santa Monica Mountains from January through April. In the summer of 2015, we’ll be taking our love on the road to Oregon where we will set up base camp in Bend for 6 days of trail running in the Deschutes and Willamette Forest areas.

Please visit our website at: www.trailrunningescapes.com for more details.

My passion is running and unless you stumbled onto my site by accident, you would know this about me already. Last year I took the step of marrying my older love of event production and joined it with my running passion to produce a series of trail races with my business partner Janna Williams. Sunset Trail Series ~ Malibu Nights is an 8 week 5K trail race series set in the beautiful mountains of Malibu, California. We hope to bring another season of STS~Malibu Nights in 2015.

Visit www.sunsettrailseries.com for more information. 

Coming in May 10, 2014, E & J Productions will be bringing you Run For The Kids. A 10K, 5K and 1K Kids Run through lovely Woodley Park around Lake Balboa in Encino, California. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and St. Jude’s Research Hospital. An awesome reason to run…besides your love of it!                                                        Registration is open now at imATHLETE  

 

Run For The Kids

Please join me for a morning of feel good running! The third annual Run For The Kids will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014 in Woodley Park around beautiful Balboa Lake in Encino. 10K, 5K and 1K Kids Fun Run distances available. Finisher medals to all children and Age Group winners. T-shirts and gift bags to all participants and fabulous raffle prizes.

Funds raised benefiting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

Register now at www.imathlete.com/events/runforthekids 

Sean O’ Brien 5050

Today’s the day!!! Online registration opens for the Sean O’Brien 50M/50K/26.2 trail races in the Santa Monica Mountains.

February 1, 2014.

New course.

Same rockin’ Race Director Keira Henninger.

This will be one of my trail running club, CV Trail Runner’s featured races, so look for training runs in the months to come. If you would like a personalized training program, send me an email at ericagratton@gmail.com.

Go to www.sob5050.com and register, because it will definitely sell out.

Sunset Trail Series~Malibu Nights

What’s your challenge?

Brothers vs. Sisters * Starbucks vs. Coffee Bean * Montagues vs. Capulets

We invite you to to bring it! Maybe leave the swords at home, but invite your friends, family and colleagues to show you what they’ve got. Bring your competitive spirit to Malibu Nights and we’ll do the rest. Join us for one showdown or challenge your friends, family and colleagues to a series showdown.

Register today at: www.imathlete.com/events/malibunights

Let the series begin. See you in September!

 

National Running Day – Wednesday, June 5

To help celebrate National Running Day, on Wednesday June 5th, Conejo Valley Trail Runners will have FOUR runs.  Come to one, or come to all!
5:30 a.m. – Sunset Hills – Bard Reservoir
Meet us at the end of Sunset Hills Blvd to enjoy a run on the Woodridge Trail.   The run is mostly single track to include some climbing with rewarding views of the Bard Reservoir.  The run is approximately 4 miles but it is easy to add additional mileage. There are no restrooms or water sources available.
Directions:
From the 23 freeway, head east on Sunset Hills Blvd for approximately one mile to the dirt parking lot on the right side of the street.  The trail head is on the other side of the street from the parking lot.
6:30 a.m. – Sunset Hills – Woodbridge Trail
After regrouping and picking up the next group of runners, we will head back out on the trails, but this time we will head out towards Woodranch via the Woodbridge Trail.  Depending upon time, we will climb Long Canyon Trail into Lang Ranch.
Directions:
From the 23 freeway, head east on Sunset Hills Blvd for approximately one mile to the dirt parking lot on the right side of the street.  The trail head is on the other side of the street from the parking lot.
8:30 a.m. – Lang Ranch – Albertson Motorway
Round three of our four part National Running Day celebration will be meeting at the end of Lang Ranch Parkway. We will follow the Albertson Motorway to the top near China Flats, Simi Peak and Palo Comado. The out portion is all up, but gradual yet consistent. The one way distance is approximately 4 miles, so choose your distance. Once on top you can choose to continue or turn around for a nice downhill to round out ~8 miles. No restrooms or water sources. Exposed trail.
Directions:
From the 101 Freeway, take Westlake Blvd. north to Lang Ranch Parkway.  Make a right – follow Lang Ranch Parkway to end. Trail head is on right and street parking available.
6:30 p.m. – Lang Ranch – Oakbrook Vista Trail
Meet us at Lang Ranch Parkway at the Oakbrook Vista trail head which is about 1/4  mile from Westlake Blvd. on the right side of the street.  This is a moderate run with around 1,100 feet of elevation gain to include some technical parts.  Beautiful sunset views of Lang Ranch will be your reward! There are no restrooms or water sources available.
Directions:
From the 101 Freeway, take Westlake Blvd. north to Lang Ranch Parkway.  Make a right – the trail head is about 1/4 mile on the right side of the street.

BOGO~Jamba Juice smoothies

Treat yourself to any one of the delicious Jamba Juice smoothies through this weekend!!! After a workout, kids apres school snack….whatever your reason, you deserve it. Buy one of your choice and get a second one free! Be sure to print the coupon or take your phone to be scanned. Offer ends Sunday, June 2. http://cmp.ly/2/eWfLn2

Enjoy and cheers to Summer :)

Coupon below:

Http://www.jambajuice.com/campaigns/may-strawberry-coupon