Tuesday, February 24, 2009


On January 27, 2009 the Los Angeles City Council voted 15-0 to designate Griffith Park as an Historic Cultural Monument.

The Wild Mountain Runners was part of the list of 30 organizations that support preserving all of Griffith Park


click HERE to view the organizations on record as supporting the designation
Thank you Chris for representing on behalf of the club. You're awesome and also a great runner!

Saturday, February 21, 2009

Chinatown Firecracker Run 5K - Feb. 08, 2009

Congratulations Gatos!

Juan Valencia 15:42

5th Overall

2nd Place Division

Sergio Lopez 19:34

3rd Place Division

Roberto Perez 21:23

2nd Place Division

Juan runs for the Gatos at the Chinatown 5k

Kenyano & Kadafi

2ndPlace Division Winner Roberto Kadafi Perez pose with the beautiful women of Chinatown

Tuesday, February 10, 2009


click on photo to re- direct slide show

The music pumping all night, the dance floor full, and the WMR family & friends was just a blast. As usual, you have a very lovely home, thank you for inviting us for a much needed party!


Monday, February 09, 2009

Honolulu Marathon - December 14th, 2008

20,290 Participants
Congratulations - Gilbert Varela





Gilbert ran it with virtually little training, and he did it with a great finish.
Congratulations!!! How do you do it?

Monday, February 02, 2009

A Big Congratulations to Rosa on Qualifying for Boston!

Celebration Time!


FEB. 01, 2009

click HERE for race results


Entering one of the last qualifying marathon for Boston 2009, Rosa finishes a solid time of 3:47:10 8th Place out of 115. Months of hard work paid off.

Rosa Arevalo

Thanks to all her pacers who supported Rosa on the course. She had runners around like bodyguards surrounding the president.
JV, Kenyano, Emilio, Mario, Nancy, Ismael, Felipe just to name a few.

Tag Time: 3:47:10



H A L F - M A R A T H O N E R S


Roberto Kadafi Perez
Consistent in the top 3, Kadafi would have taken 2nd place Division IF registered


Lets go surfing now, everybody is learning how...


Melissa Peralta

Tag Time: 1:39:17
Great job!

Julio Jaramillo

1:39 unofficial


Maggie Fernandez
Delivers another strong finish @ 2:00:44

Chava Ponce



If I missed anybody else email chris@wildmountainrunner.com

(photos to follow)