As a Race Director, Runner, Marketing Professional, and Event Consultant; Coach Kenneth E. Nwadike, Jr. has extensive knowledge and experience to take your event to the next level. Our team specializes in helping clients create a sustainable competitive advantage through strategic marketing and unique project development. We attend countless seminars and conferences related to endurance sports and marketing to ensure that we provide our clients with the most up to date trends and information.

The principals of Superhero Events are Ken Nwadike Jr. and his wife Sabrina. Ken is an accomplished athlete that began running while homeless as a high school student. He later earned a college scholarship to run Track & Field, followed by a brief professional running career with the Nike Farm Olympic Development Racing Team based at Stanford University. Sabrina is a fitness runner who competes and volunteers regularly in a variety of endurance sports.  They are the leading proponents of mid-sized running events, focused on excellent customer service and maintaining friendships with their participants.

Headquartered near the San Diego Olympic Training Center, we offer event consulting services to clients based in California.


President / Chief Running Officer

Ken E. Nwadike Jr – Running Bio

*HIGH SCHOOL- Chula Vista High School

2-Time Chula Vista High School Cross Country League Champion 1998 & 1999
Chula Vista High School – Metro League Champion (Mile & 800M) 1999
High School Personal Bests (4:17-Mile / 1:58-800M / 15:01-5k)


*COLLEGE – Cal State University San Marcos

Coached by former American Mile Record Holder and Olympian, Steve Scott.
NAIA Regional Champion Cross Country
NAIA All-American – Track & Field
Team Placed 3rd In the NAIA National Championships
Current CSUSM 4×1600 Meter Relay Record Holder
Current CSUSM 4×800 Meter Relay Record Holder
College Personal Bests (4:08-Mile / 1:52-800M)


*PROFESSIONAL – NIKE FARM TEAM (Stanford University. Palo Alto, CA)

Coached by Hall of Fame Nike Coach, Frank Gagliano.
Professional Personal Bests (3:42-1500M / 1:50-800M)
Completed 54 Miles of Running during first Ultra Marathon attempt.



Assistant Track & Field / Cross Country Coach at Chula Vista High School 2005

Women’s Middle Distance Coach of Laney College. Oakland, CA 2008

San Diego Cheetahs Youth Track & Field Assistant Coach – 2011

Chula Vista High School Boys & Girls Distance Running Coach – 2015 – Present



Training in various Southern California locations.
Compete nationally in various 5k’s, 10k’s, Full/Half Marathons, and Track & Field Competitions with Team Superhero Elite.