Category Archives: Featured Runners

Featured Runners 2017

Brandon Jauregui Brandon is a recent graduate from California State University, Northridge (CSUN) and the 2015 Santa Clarita Valley Marathon Champion! The SCV Marathon was his first marathon and he ran it in 2:35:18, winning by 13 minutes. Brandon did this while battling cancer. Brandon has since run SCV Half-Marathon in 1:13. We are happy…
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Featured Runners Elissa and Kristin

Elissa Alcala My name is Elissa Alcala, I’m 27 years old and I have been cancer free since September 2016. I was diagnosed last April 2016 with B Cell Lymphoma stage 4. I had no symptoms so the diagnosis came as a shock to me and my family. But with overwhelming support and love from…
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Featured Runner Brandon Jauregui

Brandon Jauregui is a recent graduate from California State University, Northridge (CSUN) and the 2015 Santa Clarita Valley Marathon Champion! The SCV Marathon was his first marathon and he ran it in 2:35:18, winning by 13 minutes. Brandon did this while battling cancer. Brandon has since ran SCV Half-Marathon in 1:13. We are happy to…
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Featured Runner Preston Gardner

As an athletic physically fit person my whole life, I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes nearly 12 years ago - the diagnosis from the doctors that was that my life was coming to an end. For the first couple of months, I actually believed the doctors and nurses....I felt there was no hope, nor…
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