After being turned away by developmental teams, Brenda Martinez started her own.
Last year's top American is dreaming big for this year's 5K.
High temperatures didn't slow the field much in a variety of races in Eagle Rock, Calif.
Some of the top entrants in this weekend's Carlsbad 5000 met up with some local HS runners on Friday.
The American and world championships medalist hopes to make some noise at the Carlsbad 5000.
The 800m world championships bronze medalist accepts her award at Endurance Live.