“The ones with the light feet.” This native community live all around the Sierra Madre Occidental (also called Sierra Tarahumaura) located in northern Mexico. The Sierra is a long jagged mountain chain where several amazing canyons are found.               

The Tarahumaras are worldwide famous because of their amazing ability of running ultramarathons.” One explorer spent 10 hours crossing a mountain by mule, a Tarahumara runner made the same trip in 90 minutes”, Men’s Health.

Tarahumaras are not only known because of long distance running but also for hanging for so long to their traditional culture. Thery still use their traditional clothes and also fabricate hand made crafts full of colors and meaningful symbols. Like the straps which can contain the following symbols.