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About Us

We started our journey because we wanted to provide a running club for anyone who would like to start running or continue their running journey​.

We recognized the importance of exercise and the numerous benefits that running can bring to one’s physical and mental well-being. Our goal was to create a supportive community where individuals of all fitness levels could come together to pursue their running goals. Whether someone was a beginner looking to take their first steps or an experienced runner seeking to improve their performance, we aimed to offer a program that catered to their needs.

We believe that running is not only a means of staying active but also a source of empowerment and personal growth. Through our program, we strive to inspire and motivate individuals to embrace the joy of running and unlock their full potential.

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E2R Members

Virtual Races

Participate from anywhere in the world and compete with fellow enthusiasts.

Run Coaching

Personalized coaching to enhance your running skills and achieve your fitness goals.

Run Preparation Guide

Comprehensive resources to prepare you for your upcoming races.

24/7 Access to the Club


Be part of our global community anytime, anywhere.

Our Team

Coach Brad

COO & Coach Brad

Jamestown, New York

RRCA Certified Running Coach

Favorite Race: Tough Mudder 2015, Maryland Ironman 2022
Race Day Ritual: I like to wake up at 3:37am and hit the early morning carbs. My go to is two bananas with peanut butter, and a blueberry muffin with a Gatorade and a water. I’ll listen to some chill music and hit a light stretch while doing some positive thinking. Thinking of the anticipation of toeing the start line and the excitement of crossing the finish line will prepare me mentally for the event ahead.
Future Running Goal: 50 Half Marathons in 50 States
Favorite Running Shoes: Brooks Ghost 14
Rebecca Ard

Coach Rebecca

Charleston, South Carolina

ISSA Certified Running Coach

Favorite Race: Cooper River Bridge
Run Race Day Ritual: Cup of coffee, good beats, chapstick, gum, sunglasses, and a flip belt.
Future Running Goals: Run the 2024 Myrtle Beach Marathon. However, my main goal is to coach others – watch their mindset change and mental health strengthen. Being part of your journey is my greatest honor!
Favorite Running Shoes: Saucony Endorphin Pro and Brooks Hyperion
Cliff Holsonback

Coach Cliff

Greenville, South Carolina

RRCA Certified Running Coach

Favorite Races: Kiawah Half Marathon, Asheville Half Marathon, Cooper River Bridge Run, and all the Eager 2 Run Club Races!
Race Day Ritual: Wake up 3 hours before the race, shower, and hydrate.
Future Running Goal: 2024 Myrtle Beach Marathon, 70.3 Ironman, Full Ironman.
Favorite Running Shoes: Hoka Mach 5 or Mach X
Lindsay Brooks

Coach Lindsay

Wenonah, New Jersey

RRCA Certified Running Coach

Favorite Race: Long Beach Commemorative 18 Miler.
Race Day Ritual: A hot shower to warm up my muscles and mentally prepare by visualizing myself running strong and crossing the finish line.
Future Running Goals: Becoming an Abbott World Marathon Major Six-Star Finisher (Tokyo, Boston, London, Berlin, Chicago, New York City). As a coach, I aim to help people change their lives for the better through running. I am especially passionate to help those just getting started.
Favorite Running Shoes: Brooks Ghost 14
Brent Raabe


Palm Bay, Florida

Director of Development For E2M/E2R

Favorite Race: Always the next one on the schedule!

Run Race Day Ritual: Follow my coaches recommendations. Hydration and Fuel is key!

Future Running Goals: My goal is to run 50 Half Marathons in all 50 States by the age of 50. My goal for 2024 is to run a sub 2 hour half and sub 24 minute 5k.

Favorite Running Shoes: Saucony and Brooks.

I am deeply passionate about empowering others to succeed and fostering a strong sense of self-belief. As a Development Director, my primary goal is to create opportunities that benefit everyone involved and add significant value to their lives. I am fully committed to driving success and facilitating growth, both personally and professionally.