Held every four years ahead of the Olympics, there are few more prestigious track and field events than the United States Olympic Trials. It’s a collection of the best of the best — only the top performers during the event go on to represent the U.S. in the Olympics, but qualifying for the Trials themselves is an incredible achievement.
It’s an achievement that several members of San Francisco’s Impala Racing Team can claim. For nearly 40 years, this elite women’s racing team has been turning out top competitors in all race distances, with many of its members qualifying for the Olympic Trials. Fitted was on hand for a panel discussion featuring a group of women who have done just that — if you want to get an idea of how some of the world’s top runners think about training, challenges, and race day jitters, you’ll want to watch!