The EE Kids Through the Years

2018 & 2019

We did all of these events in both years:

  • Tinsel Triathlon

  •  PossAbilities

  •  Swimathon

  •  Desert Triathlons

  •  Run for Ike

  •  Santa Paws

  •  Palm Desert 5k/Half Marathon

  •  Josh Rodriguez-Irons Violin Recital

  •  Ontario 5K/10K



  •  Graduations

  •  Swim, bike and run training

  •  Y B Fit Triathlon

  •  Race for CAF

  •  Challenged Athletes Foundation

  •  Tram Road Challenge

  •  College Prep Day

  •  Awards and Scholarships Party


See some great pictures from the last two years
in our gallery of photo highlights.


January Swimathon
Highland YMCA 5K/10K/Half marathon
February Palm Springs running races
April Run for Ike 5K
PossAbilities Tri/5K
May 21 Run training
June 25 Tin Man Tri/5K
July-August Summer run & bike training: 7/2; 7/23; 8/13
September 17 EE Race for Challenged Athletes Foundation slots
October Challenged Athletes Foundation, San Diego
December Santa Paws 5K
Tinsel Tri
Annual Awards & Scholarships Party
January Swimathon
Highland YMCA 5K/10K/Half marathon
March Desert Tri/Duathlon
April Run for Ike 5K
PossAbilities Tri/5K
June Tin Man Tri/5K
Movin' Up Program Kickoff
July-August Summer run & bike training
September EE Race for Challenged Athletes Foundation slots
October Challenged Athletes Foundation, San Diego
December Santa Paws 5K
Tinsel Tri
Annual Awards & Scholarships Party
January 18 Swimathon
January 25 Highland YMCA Run
February 8 Palm Springs running races
February 14 Tour de Palm Springs bicycle event (no photos)
February 21 "Tripalooza" awards banquet, San Diego
February 22 Loma Linda 5K
Feb. 28 & Mar. 1 Desert Triathlons
March 26 thru April 26 "McFarland, USA;" honor for Marlene Samano; Run for Ike; swim training; PossAbilities
June news Mayorga boys, Isi scholarship, Ryan & Brad departureTinman Triathlon
August 31, 2015 Annual EE "Run for CAF"
October 17-19 CAF San Diego Triathlon Challenge
October 24 Palm Springs Tram Road Challenge
November HITS training throughout the month
December 5-6 HITS Triathlon Series, La Quinta
December 12 Tinsel Tri, Hemet
December 19 Santa Paws 5K, Palm Springs
December 20 Annual EE Christmas & Awards Party, Loma Linda
January 19 Swimathon
January 26 Highland YMCA Run
February 9 Palm Springs 5K and Half Marathon
March 1 & 2 Desert Tri's: sprint tri, sprint du & internat'l
April 5 Run for Ike 5K (Palm Springs)
April 5 Swim coaching with Ben Hobbins
April 27 PossAbilities 5K and Tri (Loma Linda)
May 22 Four EE seniors graduate high school
June 8 Summer run & bike training
June 29 Tinman Triathlon
September 14 EE Race for which 5 kids get to go to CAF
Oct 18-19 CAF weekend, San Diego
October 25 Tram Run, Palm Springs
November 9 * Desert training
December 7 * HITS triathlons, La Quinta
December 14 * Tinsel Tri, Hemet
December 20 * Santa Paws Run, Palm Springs
December 21 Annual EE Awards & Recognition party, Loma Linda
(* Click here for the December 25 newsletter)
1/18/2015 Annual EE Swimathon

Highland YMCA Run

January 20 Annual Swimathon & Runathon
January 27 Highland YMCA 5K/10K/Half Marathon
February 9-10 Tour de Palm Springs; Palm Springs 5k+Half Marathon
February 24 Steelman Sprint Triathlon Challenge
March 2-3 Desert Triathlons, La Quinta
April 21 Run Through Redlands
April 28 PossAbilities, Loma Linda
June Graduation day for six EE team members
June 9 Summer run (and bike) training
August Letter "Then & Now" photos; summer training; new columnist
September Letter Baseball; "Race for CAF"; special awards
October 20

Challenged Athletes Foundation, La Jolla

Oct. 25 & Nov. 10 Tram Road Run & Calabasas Classic 5K & 10K
December 7,8,21 HITS, Tinsel Tri, Santa PAWS
December 22 Annual EE Awards Party (posting soon...)
January 22 Annual Swimathon & Runathon
January 25 Joshua Bell concert (no photos)
January 29 Highland YMCA 5K, 10K and Half-Marathon
February 19 Steelman Triathlon and 5K
March 3-4 Desert Triathlons (Lake Cahuilla)
April 22 Run Through Redlands 5L, 10K & Half Marathon
April 29 PossAbilities Triathlon and Kids Run
May 20 San Bernardino Mayor's Run on historic Route 66
June 24 Tinman Triathlon (no photos)
September 16 EE races for a trip to Challenged Athletes in San Diego
October 21 Challenged Athletes Foundation San Diego Tri
November 11 Calabasas Classic 5K & 10K
December 1 & 2 HITS Half Ironman and International Distance Tris
December 9 Tinsel Triathlon
December 23 Annual EE award party
December 18 Annual, end-of-year EE awards party
December 11 Tinsel Triathlon
November 13 Calabasas Classic 5K and 10K
October 23 Challenged Athletes Foundation
9/11 First Annual Palm Springs 9/11 Memorial Run
August Training, Optimis Swim Challenge, Edgar's Marines re-enlistment and a couple of baseball games
July 31 Training day, a bike for Jonathan. and special awards
July 17 Vineman 70.3 - Miguel and Archi
June 25 Tinman Triathlon, UC San Bernardino
June 24 Josh races a national USAT event in Washington
May 14 Bonelli Triathlon
May 15 Mayor's Run, San Bernardino
April 17 Loma Linda "PossAbilities" Triathlon
April 10 Run Through Redlands 5K, 10K and Half Marathon
March 5-6 Desert Triathlons and Duathlon
February 26 San Bernardino County Honors Orchestra
February 12 Tour de Palm Springs
January 24 Annual Swimathon/Runathon fundraiser
January 23 Endurance Sports Awards banquet - San Diego
January 17 Highland YMCA 5K/10K/Half Marathon
December 18/19 BASE Productions visit and annual EE award party
December 12 Tinsel Tri and 5K
November 14 Calabasas Tri and scholarship award to Marlene
October 24 Challenged Athlete Foundation Half Ironman
October 16 Optimis Distance Swim Challenge
August 22 EE's annual race for the Challenged Athletes Foundation
August 14 Josh Rodriguez races in the USAT Youth Nationals
June 13 Training day and a heap of awards for Archie
May 23 Bike training on the Tinman Triathlon Course
May 16 Bonelli Tri & Mayor's Run (two events)
May 16 Violin recital by Josh Rodrigues
April 25 PossAbilities 5K and Triathlon, Loma Linda
March 13 Josh, Miguel and Eric do the Solvang Century
March 7 Desert Triathlon
February 14 Redlands Chamber Music Society concert
February 14 Redlands Triathlon & 5K
February 7 Swimathon winners go snowboarding at Big Bear
January 31 Highland YMCA 5K, Duathlon, Half Marathon
January 30 Endurance Sports Awards - San Diego
January 18 First Event of 2010: The Annual Swimathon! (+ Runathon)
January 16 Rudy Garcia-Tolson visits some EE schools
December 25 Tinsel Triathlon
September 13 Exceeding Expectations Half Marathon
October 25 Challenged Athlete's Foundation
June 28 Tinman
June 13 Disneyland Women's Duathlon
April 26 PossAbilities Triathlon, Loma Linda, CA
March 28 Going-Away Party for Edgar Orozco, USMC
March 8 Desert Tri
February 8
The Redlands Triathlon (Cold, wet, miserable...the photos don't do it
justice, but see them anyway. (And, there was a great finish to the day.)
January 31

Swimathon winners at the
17th annual Endurance Sports Award Banquet
Sea World, San Diego + extras

January 25 Highlands YMCA Kids' Run, 5K, 10K & Half Marathon
Forty-one of our kids at a single event!
January 18
First Event of 2009: The Annual Swimathon!
December 21
Celebrating Christmas and Wrapping up 2008
December 14
The Tinsel Triathlon
with our trailer back in operation!
December 7
The Loma Linda "Holiday Classic"
with twenty brand new kids on the team
November 2
And check these out, from the "Muddy Buddy" (don't ask)
October 17
Pumpkinman 2008 Triathlon Club Nationals with the LATriClub
August 31
Our Annual "Race for the Race"
July 4
Will Rogers Palisades 5K and 10K
& a day at the beach after the race
June 12
High School Graduation
with Willie Barrios, Nik Keller, and Jose Lopez
June 6
EE's First Marine! Share the day with Edgar Orozco
April 20
Desert Tri
April 13
EE Kids at Ironman Arizona
March 8
Honor Orchestra
EE team members (and brothers) Josh & Damien
February 2
Swimathon Winners at the Endurance Sports Awards
January 20
EE Swimathon
December 9
The Tinsel Tri and 5K
December 2
The Holiday Classic 5K/15K, the annual Ironman Party
& Musical Recital
November 4
Muddy Buddy with Coach Cherie, Vianey, Miguel & Meli
July 4
LA Youth Triathlon
June 11
Edgar Orozco Graduates High School!
April 29
PossAbilities Triathlon
April 22
Desert Triathlon
April 1
Edgar Orozco's Run for the Prom
February 11
Redlands Triathlon & 5K
February 3
Endurance Sports Awards
January 28
December 10
The Tinsel Tri
December 2
Vianney Barrios' Quinceañera! Feel the magic!
November 5
Challenged Athletes Foundation Half-Ironman, La Jolla
September 28
Cherie and EE kids are honored by the California State Senate
September 17
Winners of the EE "Challenged Athletes Foundation Half-Ironman Qualifying Race
July 4
EE Kids at the LA Youth Tri and Will Rogers 5K
June 25 (pdf)
Kids at the Tinman Tri
May 21
Mayor's Run alongside historic Route 66