Location: Portland, ME US 04101 Directions
Type: Clinic
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RRCA Coaching Certification - Portland, ME
8:00AM EDT - 5:00PM EDT
70 Forest Avenue
Portland, ME US 04101

Date: June 30 - July 1, 2018

Course Location: 
YMCA of Southern Maine
Portland Location
70 Forest Avenue
Portland, ME 04101


Saturday, June 30 - “Basics of Coaching and Training”
8:00AM – 5:00PM Seminars
Breakfast, lunch, snacks, and beverages provided

Sunday, July 1 - “Techniques of Training”
8:00AM – 5:00PM Seminars and Group Exercises
Breakfast, lunch, snacks, and beverages provided

Day One includes principles of coaching, principles of building a periodized program, understanding exercise physiology for coaching, running form, basic sports nutrition, and how to build training programs. Day Two includes the business of coaching, sports psychology, recognizing injuries and prevention, environmental factors that effect running performance, and building training programs as a group activity. You must attend the entire course to become certified.

Participants are encouraged to bring a water bottle for refilling throughout the day as needed. If you have special dietary needs or food allergies, please bring your own food to meet your needs as we are not in a position to accommodate all dietary restrictions. Participants should also bring a pen or pencil for note taking during the course. No running is involved in the course. No guests or unregistered attendees allowed during the course.

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Hotel Information

Holiday Inn by the Bay
88 Spring Street
Portland, ME 04101

(207) 775.2311

Westin Portland Harborview
157 High Street
Portland, ME 04101

(207) 775-5411