Canberra Runners

Get Running 2024 Training Program


Sun 18 Feb 2024 7:30AM — Sun 07 Apr 2024 7:30AM

Event information

Registration for this event closes at Mon 04 Mar 2024 6:00PM.

Get Running is a training program designed for those looking to start their running, returning from an injury or looking to get back into running. A friendly, encouraging way to kickstart your running journey with lots of support. This training group culminates in the 5/10 km races in the Canberra Marathon Festival on 7 April 2024.

Commencing: 18 February 2024.

Duration: 8 weeks.

Cost: Canberra Runners member $100, non-member $165 and includes membership for one year.

When: Starting on Sunday 18 February 2024, we train three mornings a week: Tuesday and Thursday (6:30 a.m to 7:30 a.m) and Sunday (from 7:30 a.m.) for 8 weeks.

Location: Cnr Parkes Place West and King Edward Terrace, Parkes.

Included in your registration fee is:

  • A free Running and Shoe Assessment with a Podiatrist at the Walking Clinic.
  • A free Injury Screening Assessment with a Physiotherapist at the Canberra Physio Clinic.
  • A twenty-dollar ($20) voucher and from The Runners Shop.
  • An information session with representatives from the above sponsors talking all things shoes and running.
  • 12 months membership with Canberra Runners.
  • A free collapsible cup from Canberra Runners.

All sessions are coached by an accredited coach with support coaches and runners. 

Join us for a coffee or breakfast at a local café following the Sunday run, a great opportunity for a catchup with other runners.

Please contact the coordinator at training@canberrarunners.org.au if you have any questions.