The Coastal Challenge is a rugged, exceptionally difficult six day stage race through the rainforests and coastline of beautiful Costa Rica. I’ve known about this race for a while, as its reputation for being equal parts challenging and wildly beautiful precedes it, and when my friends at Run Like a Girl asked me to come photograph the race and capture the struggles of their intrepid team of 24 racers it was a no brainer. I was going to Costa Rica. Read more about my trip here!