Coach Directory

Welcome to our UESCA Coach Directory! Use the below search criteria to find the right UESCA Coach for you (** Please note, more robust location specific search criteria will soon be added). UESCA Certified Coaches have undertaken a high level of comprehensive, science-based coaching education to better serve their clients and help them achieve their goals.

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Meet Susan

As a lifelong runner I decided to become a coach to help others find joy on the run. I specialize in working with beginner and intermediate runners.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Nan

I help people get better relationship with exercise and training.
I would love to be part of the athletic/sporting journey of anyone wanting to get into endurance sports.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Triathlon
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Betsy

I remember when I took that first running stride on dirt...I only looked back for the views from the mountain tops! I deeply love this athletic endeavor, the community and what running adds to my life. I want to help others build their skills and discover their love for trail and ultrarunning.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Corey

Being an Age Group Athlete in Ironman triathlon, marathons, ultras and trail running since the Jurassic period; I have done or seen most mistakes in training. That personal experienced coupled with the knowledge gained from UESCA Certification l can prescribe the most efficient training.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Triathlon
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
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Meet Nate

I am a highly motivated person who loves all things running and I love being able to help people reach their goals within running. Being present, positive, and persistent are attributes that have not only helped me in running but also push me to help others.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Lee

As well as running, I am a lv2 fitness coach and lv3 PT. I coach all manner of ages, sizes and abilities to amazing results. I practice what I coach and firmly believe runners who are 40+ have way more potential than they realise when coached properly. I'm 54 and run Marathons and Ultra's (mainly)

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Michael

My name is Mike, and I’ve been running for over 40 years. I recently became a UESCA certified running and ultramarathon coach. As I worked through each certification, I began applying what I was learning to my own training. I look forward to sharing my running experience with you as your coach.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Ekaterina

For almost five years I have been sharing my passion for running and building confidence in many athletes. My clients have had success at the personal challenges, short and long races.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Gregor

I am a certified endurance coach with nearly 15 years of experience. I specialize in coaching and advising athletes for running, trailrunning, and ultrarunning. I have recently overcome several health issues and am now back on the trails. New challenges always keep things interesting.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

10+ years

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Meet Sara

I am an ultra runner that loves to help athletes find the best training that works for your lifestyle. I currently coach the New Richmond High School Cross Country team, Go Tigers! I am a fitness trainer at New Richmond Area Centre where I am also employed full time as the fitness manager.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Barbara

Living in Ljubljana, Slovenia with my partner and two sons.
Graduated athletics coach and certified ultrarunning coach with 12 years of coaching experience.
Trail and ultra runner with 18 years of experience and 12 years of competing in adventure racing.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Alexis

I provide tailored running and fitness workouts and training plans, on 1:1 session (Kobe/Osaka) or as an online coach. At any level, by building with and for you a comprehensive training, you'll get on sport and stay motivated, improve your fitness level and feel healthier and be ready for race day

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Christi

As an Abbott World Marathon Majors 6 Star finisher, 40x marathoner and 13x ultramarathoner, I bring a lot of personal experience to the table. I am truly excited to share my love for running and helping others as a coach.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Kelsey

Hello! My name is Kelsey McGill and I'm passionate about supporting others towards the goals they set for themselves. Whether you are new to running, or having years of experience under your belt, I would be honored to support you in your journey.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Anna

All Anna wants today is to be better than she was yesterday.

She has grown up with sports such as orienteering, basketball, and cycling. At the moment, Anna is a 17-time marathon finisher, a trail running enthusiast, and an all-round foot ninja.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Lauren

I am an ultrarunner with a background in sports medicine and exercise science. I have been published on FreeTrail.com and made a guest appearance on the Running Long podcast. Whether it be volunteering at an aid station, crewing, pacing, or running, I can usually be found somewhere along the trail.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Wai Yat

Weight training, distance run (10km or below), corrective exercise.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Dr Stu

As a lifelong athlete, I ended up in endurance sports. I blazed through all the distances from 5k to 50Miles and all Triathlon Distances, learning every step of the way. I have had great coaches along the way to keep me training smart and optimally. I realized how important they are! Now i can help!

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Triathlon
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Irem Can

Most runners do arbitrary workouts without having a systematic, progressive plan and they do workouts at suboptimal speeds because they don’t understand/know the purpose of the workouts. I'm explain the purpose of all of the important components of training and shows how to implement them.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Max

Hi my name is Max Chmielewski, certified running coach with UESCA. Lifelong outdoor enthusiast turned ultra runner. I love getting outdoors for mountain adventures. I bring my passion for running in the mountains to work closely with my athletes to get a feeling for what their personal goals are.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Tara

Exercise has always been a huge part of my life! I have been a Physical Therapist for over 13 years, as well as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. I specialize in pelvic/women's health, running biomechanics, and performance .

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
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Meet Ignatius

Banker-turn-Running Coach focused on providing bespoke training programme for beginner runners who are looking for detailed guidance on how to improve your running and fitness in general!

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Regan

I am an ex collegiate swimmer turned triathlete. I signed up for my first triathlon and absolutely fell in love with the sport and the environment.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Swimming
  • Triathlon
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Julie

Hello! My name is Julie and I am a certified UESCA Running Coach specializing in 5K, 10K, half marathon, and marathon distances. I am an active marathoner with plans to complete the Six Star marathon majors in 2024. I look forward to supporting you in your upcoming running and fitness goals.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
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Meet Kate

Kate Leis, Owner & Coach at Sunrise Fitness LLC, located in Delano, MN. As an avid runner who has completed more than 60 races of the marathon distance or longer since starting her running journey in 2004, Kate understands the challenges involved in training for long distance endurance events.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Brittany

At Peak Run Performance, we offer a variety of coaching services to assist you along your running journey. Whether you are looking to qualify for the Boston Marathon, transition to trail running, or tackle a ultramarathon or stage race - take the guess work out of training by entrusting in us!

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Thomas

My biggest improvements as a runner came from working with a coach: The scientific methodology, the motivation, the accountability the camraderie made the difference. I am now looking forward to share what I learned from my own running, coaching relationships and running form business with others.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Martha

I am a running coach and ultra runner baed in North Manchester, UK. I coach beginner and intermediate athletes and specialise in preparing runners for off-road ultra events. I treat everyone as an individual and always plan their training specifically to suit them and their goals.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
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Meet Alex

My passion is running and in particular trail running. I have a degree in physiotherapy and specialise in strength training. I have worn the Italian national team jersey 21 times in international competitions and would like to pass on my skills and especially my passion to you.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Joy

I am passionate about helping athletes achieve their dreams. I have been coaching swim, bike, and run (individual sports and triathlon) since 2015. While I enjoy all distances and abilities, I specialize in the newer athlete with big dreams.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Cycling
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Swimming
  • Triathlon
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Adriano

I am a dad, physicist and an ultra-endurance athlete, coach and community volunteer.
My goal is to support people in their pursuit of ultra-distance trail running, whether the motivation is to connect with nature, seeking adventure, challenge their limits or just competing in ultra-running events.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Jhovanna

Hi! I’m Jhovanna Therrien and I go by Jho (pronounced like “Jo/Joe”). I have more memories involving running than not and I'd love to help you do the same! My goal as your coach is to help prepare you to reach your running goals with completely individualized training plans.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
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Meet Diana

Hi, my name is Diana now part of the UESCA running coach team. In addition to being a running coach I am also a personal trainer. My goal on this journey is to help people with depression and anxiety and introduce the sport of running into their lives.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Maria Paula

My Name is Maria Paula Forero, and I am a Certified UESCA Running Coach from Colombia.
I am co-founder of 360xRunning, focused on female athletes and create running programs using a holistic approach

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
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Meet Jason

I'm a reformed road marathoner now into trail running adventures. I use science to structure workouts to obtain physiological adaptations for success AND to help athletes discover what makes them want to go farther and dig deeper — in running and in life.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Matthew

Hi! I'm Matt, a running and physical performance coach based out of Washington D.C. I work with runners and athletes of all levels, and supplement my coaching and run programming with a specialization in strength & conditioning work.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Cycling
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Shane

I am a student of human capabilities and love assisting people in finding their potential. I coach all distances and all skill levels.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Caitlyn

Hi! My name is Caitlyn, and I'm a UESCA certified running coach. I also the owner of Expntl Athletics, an activewear company which specializes in functional apparel for runners. My favorite races are the marathon and half marathon.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Leonard

Running is for everyone. It's my escape & I want to inspire the runner in everyone. My goal is to help runners new and old get the most of their running experience and enjoy it for a lifetime.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Lacy

I've been running since 2012. At the time my (now) husband was training for a marathon & I could barely run a mile! I hated every step of those first runs, but with years of hard work & perseverance under my belt, I completed my first 100k in Oct 2022. I'm currently training for my first stage race.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Irene

I began competing in 2017. I have experience in short/long distances and on-road/trail events. I have a great understanding of the human body and physiology, as I am a Dr in Biomedicine and a student in sports medicine and science, knowing how to adapt the training according to the athlete's needs.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Holly

Empowering individuals to embrace trail running, I focus on fostering confidence and honing the essential skills needed for navigating trail systems.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

1-3 years

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Meet Kayla

Hi runner! I am a Doctor of Physical Therapy, triathlete, dog-mom, LGBTQ runner, and run coach. I have been running 15+ years and have enjoyed where the road has taken me. I currently reside in Rhode Island but am a Michigander at heart. Let's get running!

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
Coaching Experience

0-1 year

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Meet Gary

I'm an experienced running coach with a rich history of 18 years in the field. My passion and expertise lie in helping individuals achieve their goals, whether they're beginners looking to start their running journey or seasoned athletes aiming for peak performance.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Triathlon
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

10+ years

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Meet Aravind Kumar

Running is a way of life to me and it has helped me realize how precious our life is. Being happy is so underrated and following a sport of my choice has transformed my life exponentially. I would really like to give back to my community and help them achieve their goals

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

5-10 years

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Meet Alicia

Hi, I’m Alicia, from Squamish! I'm a trail running coach supporting athletes to achieve their goals from the 5k, to 100 milers and beyond. As a lifelong runner, I believe that training needs to be fun, and tailored to the individual athlete and their lifestyle, priorities, and values!

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
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Meet Sean

I ran my first road marathon in 2009, and have since taken on many, including the Boston Marathon. Running has become a way of life. My love for it has grown into Triathlon and Ultrarunning, and I want to share it with others who are looking to grow in endurance sport.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Triathlon
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

3-5 years

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Meet Tim

Hello, I would be very happy to have a twenty-minute initial consult call with you to determine whether we might be a good fit to work together to help you reach your goals in running or ultrarunning. I enjoy working with athletes of all ages and experience levels.

Sport(s) Coached
  • Running (marathon or shorter)
  • Ultrarunning
Athlete Specialization
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert/Advanced
Coaching Experience

0-1 year