Local Run Groups

Group Name
Contact Information
Club West

Bill Rupp


To promote programs for athletes of all ages in cross country, road running and track & field. The club was founded in 1972 and one of the initial founders was Jim Ryun.  Annual events include youth Track and Field meets, a Jr. High School Cross Country Program and the McConnell’s Endurance Events and a master’s Track and Field meet.
SB Trail Runners

Nancy Kaplan

(805) 895-8642 https://www.facebook.com/groups/santabarbaratrailrunners

For all trail runners, all levels. Focus: Running on anything that is NOT on the road 🙂
Santa Barbara Running & Racing

Mike Swan and Rusty Snow


Focus: All runners, all levels, from competitive to casual, from 5k to Marathon
Hope Ranch Thursdays (HRT)

Brooke Powell                   

[email protected] 

Weekly run at 5:30am through Hope Ranch.  Mellow, easy pace, hilly. Distances range from 5 – 10 miles.
Santa Barbara Triathlon Club https://www.sbtriclub.com/ For multi-sport athletes of all abilities
Santa Barbara Track Club

Josh Priester

(509) 301-1764

Focus: For all events but mastering field events kids and adults
IV Track Club

Ian Morgan

(301) 807-5439

For all runners. Focus: all distances
Blue Collar Running 

Terry Howell

(805) 689-6548

For distance runners on the more elite level. Focus – 5k to Marathon training
Jason Smith Endurance Coaching

Jason Smith

(812) 340-1503

Focus: Everything endurance related. Running, Biking, Swimming. 800m on the track to ultra running events. Racing criterium’s to Ironman’s.  Pool workouts to swimming the 20mile channel islands. 
Sloppy Seals



[email protected] 


 Thursdays 6pm meeting at Rincon Brewery at 208 Gray Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. “It’s super casual, all paces group”