The Crib Blog Blogs

I’m Not a Pro

Dec 01, 2022 / Liz Fieser

But I just spent a week training in a pro’s playground I am not a pro athlete, but I’ve spent the last week training and living at the Mammoth Lakes Crib. When you’re a midpack runner it’s hard to see yourself at a level of ability close to the pros.... MORE

Marathon Winner from Kenya Trains at The Crib

Nov 03, 2022 / Lauren MacLeod

When an athlete introduces themselves in Swahili, Japanese, and English, you have to wonder what life experience led to such a mix. For elite runner Caroline Rotich, each of these languages marks a different point in her running career. “In Kenya, I was always running around to places; running to... MORE

A National Championship for Mammoth Track Club

Apr 04, 2022 / Andrew Kastor

On March 5, Nico Montanez raced the U.S. 15Km National Championships in Jacksonville, FL where he took on a stellar field of professional runners and won. Competing athletes included four U.S. Olympians from the recent Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo. MORE

Mammoth Track Club End of Season Update

Nov 14, 2020 / Andrew Kastor

Winter has been amazing for training in Mammoth Lakes and the rest of the Eastern Sierra.  MORE

Mammoth Track Club Updates: January 2020

Jan 28, 2020 / Andrew Kastor

Winter has been amazing for training in Mammoth Lakes and the rest of the Eastern Sierra.  MORE

Walk, Don’t Run: Olympic Race Walker Shares Tips About the Sport

Jan 10, 2020 / Sarah Rea

Okay, so, racewalking lacks the drama of the 100-meter dash. But it’s got all the makings of a nail-biter. MORE

Olympic Race Walker Hones Secret Weapon in Mammoth Lakes

Jan 10, 2020 / Sarah Rea

The cross country skiing has been a huge bonus for Bilodeau as he trains for the Olympic trials. MORE

Margo Malone on Building a Life & Training in Mammoth Lakes

Oct 15, 2019 / Sarah Rea

The moment Olympic hopeful Margo Malone laid eyes on Mammoth Lakes, she began hatching a plan to move to town. MORE