Rich Airey is a running and strength & conditioning coach originally from Point
Pleasant, NJ. As an Running and Strength & Conditioning coach based in San
Diego, CA, Rich travels the United States educating on running
mechanics, strength and mobility as well as injury prevention and
nutrition. As a private coach, his clients range from those seeking
improved fitness to USA Olympic Trials Qualifiers. Rich was a Special
Education teacher and coached New Jersey high school runners for
10 years, 24 of them earning All-American status under his guidance.
While racing for Monmouth University, Rich was the Northeast
Conference steeplechase champion and held the 10,000m school record.
He continues to race extensively, competing in 5ks, marathons, ultras
and 24 hour races.
2012 Noble Canyon 50k – 4th
2012 Lake Hodges 50k – 2nd
2012 Quadruple Dipsea – 3rd
2013 San Diego Trail Marathon – 3rd