Kathy Pidcock


With over 45 years of distance running experience, Kathy has competed in events ranging from 5K to 100 miles in addition to solo expeditions. Coupled with a certification in 'The School of Hard Knocks,' she coaches with empathy and experience. Her passion lies in coaching and running the trails, but she also enjoys coaching beginners, as she helps them realize their dreams of becoming runners. Kathy's basis for coaching is to create a foundation of healthy runners that have fun competing and accomplishing their running goals well into their master's years.

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  • Trail Running especially Ultra Distances
  • Over 125 athletes completing one or more of the Leadville races
  • Marathon
  • Half Marathon
  • LT 100
  • Master's Running

Education & Certifications

  • Life Time Run Certified Coach
  • Arthur Lydiard Certified Coach
  • Focus n Fly Coach

Running History & Awards

  • 2-time Leadville 100 Mile Finisher
  • Western States 100 Mile Finisher - 3rd place Age Division
  • Grand Canyon R2R2R Finisher
  • 2-time Rocky Raccoon 100 Mile Finisher - 2 Age Group Records & 3rd Place Overall Finish
  • 220 Mile John Muir Trail Finish
  • Ironman Triathlon Finisher
  • USATF Master's Women's Colorado Ultra Marathon Trail Champion