Fall 2017 Road Half Marathon Training

Fall 2017 Road Half Marathon Program

We are excited to offer our 2017 Almond Bowl Half Marathon Training Program.  This 10 week program will get you ready to run one of Chico's most popular and oldest race this coming Fall, The Almond Bowl. The Almond Bowl will take place on November 5th, 2017.  We are offering just one track for the half marathon program - Standard - you should be able to comfortably run 6 miles and be running 20 miles per week to join this group. This team will get $5.00 off the race entry fee.  

Program Kick-off and First Run: Program kick off date is Tuesday, August 29th 2017 at the Fleet Feet Chico store. Attendance for the program kick off is HIGHLY recommended.

Meeting Times: Weekly coached runs will be on Tuesdays at 6:15 PM and Saturdays at 7:30 am, at various locations around Chico. The first workout location is to be announced by your coaches via email and each workout afterwards will be announced via email as well!

  Registration is now open! 

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Join our training program and receive:

  • detailed daily training plan for the 10 weeks of the program
  • twice-weekly coached group runs
  • workshops on topics such as nutrition and hydration, pacing, running form, injury prevention and motivation
  • hydration stations for long runs
  • email support from your coaching staff
  • A fun and motivating environment  focused on reaching your goals
  • Friendship of and camaraderie with fellow teammates
  • Fleet Feet team tent and $5.00 off the race entry fee

Our support supportive coaching team will provide you with the tools and training to be successful and to meet your personal objectives.  The team atmosphere is always positive and you will meet others with the same aspirations as you.  You may even meet a new best friend and running buddy...it happens all the time in our training programs!

Get ready to work with some wonderful coaches, amazing mentors, and lots of other people who want to lead a life of fitness.

Requirements: Standard - Runners must be able to run at least 6 miles, consistently running 20 miles a week entering the program.  All participants must be injury free and be at least 18 years of age.

Registration Fee: Early Bird: $99 (August 21st, 2017)  Regular Registration: $115 (August 22- September 2nd ).  Online processing fees apply.  The program registration fee does not include entry into the Almond Bowl.  Please note that this program is limited to 50 participants, so register early. Last day for a refund is September 2nd at 11:59pm.

Registration for this program is now open!

 Registration is open!

Your Coaches: Danny Dimeo and Shawna Batham!

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If you have any questions, please contact Shawna at shawna@fleetfeetchico.com or 345-1000.

Fall 2017 Road Half Marathon Training More Info »

Program Start: Kickoff is Tuesday August 29th, 2017 at 6:15pm , Fleet Feet Sports
Program Schedule: Tuesdays at 6:15PM and Saturdays at 7:30AM
Goal Race: Almond Bowl on November 5th, 2017
Program Fee: $99 until 8/21 and $115 after 8/22-9/2
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