Trail Running Training Group

Rise to Meet Yourself.

Training begins June 12, 2023

Dan Patitucci, Uphill Athlete Ambassador, Photo by Dan Patitucci

The path is right in front of you. Rise to meet your true potential.

Whether you are a complete beginner or a veteran of the sport, we have an incredible line up of features that support your journey forward. Not to mention the personal access to the exclusive Uphill Athlete group community and network.

Experience the power of holding yourself and your group members accountable and relating to shared struggles and successes. Our Uphill Athlete trail running coaches have decades of experience in ultra endurance racing and coaching with expertise in altitude and heat acclimation, downhill and uphill technique, form, fueling and all facets that make up this sport.

Success is intentional, not accidental.

Find out what happens when you set the intention to become your best.

Kim Strom, Uphill Athlete Ambassador, Photo by Dan Patitucci

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Here to Help You find your path

Instructed by Alexa Hasman, Brian Passenti, and alyssa clark


With a dual masters in exercise science and sports psychology as well as working towards her doctorate in sports psychology, Alexa is dedicated to learning and understanding athletes, specifically in the trail world. She also holds several specialized certifications some of which are corrective exercise specialist and women’s fitness specialist. Alexa has also raced and conquered FKTs all over, including a win at her first ever 100 miler, the Antelope Canyon 100 miler.


Brian Passenti has been involved in endurance sports for nearly four decades. From sprint to Ironman distance triathlons, 1 mile to 240+ mile foot races, he has experience with all of these and everything in between. His extensive coaching history brings a wide range of experience to the team. 

Brian began racing ultramarathons in 2010, and has an impressive racing resume, including 7 Leadville 100 run finishes, 2 Leadman Challenge finish, 2 Moab 240 Mile Endurance Run finishes, a 2017 Desert RATS Kokopelli stage race overall win, Ouray 50 mile finish, and countless other ultras. 

Alyssa Clark trail running


Alyssa Clark is a professional ultra runner and all around mountain athlete based in California. She has run and competed all over the world and seeks to take on the most challenging ultras and mountain adventures across the globe. Alyssa is most passionate about building the mountain sport community and opening doors for others through education, support and encouragement.