The Janes are a competitive women’s running team founded in 2002 in Santa Monica, California. The Mission of The Janes Elite Racing is to provide a supportive training and racing environment for women so that they can reach their goals athletically and professionally while promoting a healthy spiritual well-being. Since its founding, the club has achieved 2 National Club Championships, 2 W50 American Records in the W50 10K and 4×800. In the marathon, the squad has 8 members who have run under 3 hours, and 2 Olympic Trials Qualifier. The Janes are competitive athletes with strong running backgrounds and racing experience. Team members compete on the road, track and fall team cross country.