Our Coaches

Vernon Haven

Head Coach -

Welcome walkers to Runners! Vernon is a retired military veteran of 20 years. Before the military Vernon was amateur boxer for over 2 years. He coached boxing in first 3 years in the military, added couple of tuff man boxing competitions along the way. After the military career, Vernon struggled with his weight, reaching just over 300lbs. Over the 17 years after the military it’s been up and down struggle to for him to lose that weight and to get healthy again. Vernon has lost over 85lbs, says he has it under control now and will be there to support you in your goals. Vernon will be your strength and fitness coach, along with your half marathon coach.


Vernon experience: over 20 years of leading heroes in physical fitness. Certified Beach Body Coach,

Vernon has several 5k races this year and last year under his belt along with this year’s 13.1 Alamo half Marathon.

Vernon Goals is to qualify for the Boston Marathon!