Marathon Training Programs

Full

Grand Rapids

Gazelle Sports Summer Run Camp – Full Marathon

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Training Starts: Saturday, June 25
17 Weeks

We’ve designed this 17 week training program for beginner runners looking to complete their first half marathon or full marathon as well as runners who have already crossed the finish line but would like to run a personal best! Our training program offers significant support on your long runs by providing experienced coaches, unique and varied routes, nutrition and hydration stations. The half marathon and full marathon programs are both geared towards the Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon and the Detroit Free Press Marathon, but fit in well with any fall event.

Note: You must be able to run four miles by the start of this program. 

 Why should you train with us?

  • Encouraging, fun, and supportive group atmosphere
  • FREE custom Gazelle Sports participant gift
  • Training schedule for different abilities
  • Informative clinics
  • Team leaders for all different pace groups
  • Water stations and mile markers at all runs
  • Opportunity to test out nutrition products

Group Trains:  Twice per week. Long runs will be on Saturday mornings. Midweek day/time TBD

Info Night:
Wednesday, June 8 | 6 pm at Gazelle Sports Grand Rapids
Wednesday, June 22 | 6 pm at Gazelle Sports Grand Rapids

Click here to register!

Kalamazoo

Summer Safari Full Marathon Training

Training Starts: Saturday, June 25 at 7 am
at The Gilmore Center

Summer Safari is presented by Gazelle Sports and Kalamazoo Area Runners and sponsored by Bronson. With a wealth of experience and knowledge, we’ve designed this 17 week training program for beginner runners looking to complete their first half marathon or full marathon as well as runners who have already crossed the finish line but would like to run a personal best!

Why should you train with us? 

-Each pace group has a team leader
-Training schedules, clinics, and speed and cross-training opportunities
-Runs are aided with water
-Opportunities to sample nutrition products
-Fun group atmosphere
-FREE custom Gazelle Sports participant gift

Information Nights: Tuesday, June 14 / 6 pm
Gilmore Center Auditorium at Bronson Hospital

Thursday, June 23 / 6 pm
Gazelle Sports Kalamazoo

Group Trains: 7 am Saturdays at various locations
Optional track workouts 5:45 am or 6 pm Tuesdays

*Runners must be able to comfortably run four miles prior to the start of the program

Click here to register! Click here to check out our blog!

Holland

Gazelle Sports Summer Run Camp – Full Marathon

Training Starts:  June 25, 7:30 am  

This training program is geared towards beginners looking to complete their first half marathon or full marathon and those looking to improve their time. We offer great support for your long runs with motivating team leaders at all paces. Both programs will have you ready to run a half or full marathon this fall!

Give us a test run! Check out Run up to Run Camp:
June 11 & 18 | 7:30 am from Gazelle Sports Holland

Why should you train with us?

  • Team leaders for different pace groups
  • Training schedule, resource notebook and clinics
  • Fun and supportive group atmosphere
  • Fully supported runs with water and nutrition samples
  • FREE custom Gazelle Sports participant gift

Group Trains:
Wednesdays at 6 pm
Saturdays at 7:30 am
Locations rotate throughout the program

Info Night: Wednesday, June 22 / 6 pm
SIMIO Physical Therapy 

Click here to register!

Northville

Gazelle Sports Winter Run Camp – Full Marathon

Training Starts:  Saturday, December 17 at 8 am

This training program is geared towards beginners looking to complete their first full marathon, or those looking to improve their time. We offer great support for your long runs with motivating team leaders at all paces. Our program will have you ready to run the Martian Full Marathon and fits well with other spring marathons.

Why should you train with us?

  • Team leaders for different pace groups
  • Training schedule, resource notebook and clinics
  • Fun and supportive group atmosphere
  • Fully supported runs with water and nutrition samples
  • FREE custom Gazelle Sports participant gift


Group Runs:

Tuesdays at 6:30 pm
Saturdays at 8 am

Info Sessions at Gazelle Sports Northville:
Have questions? Attend one of our FREE info sessions below!

Tuesday, November 29 at 6 pm
Saturday, December 10 at noon
All info sessions will be held at our Gazelle Sports Northville store

Cost: $110

Click here to register!