New for 2012, WCRC is offering a series of special running clinics during the year, once each running season. These clinics are free to attend, and are open to all (so invite your running friends). The atmosphere will be informal, encouraging interaction between the runners and invited guest experts. The goal of these clinics is to provide information and advice about training and racing, for runners of all levels of ability.
The first event was held on January 19th at 7:00 PM, upstairs at the Winner’s Circle. Refreshments and raffles accomapnied presentations by experience coaches and runners who promote sustainable realistic training:
- Mike Toomey– USATF certified, owner Toomey sports, Marblehead High Track Coach, Wicked Running Club Coach. All-American college runner at UMass/Lowell, competitive Runner and marathoner.
- Nancy McCarthy– owner Natural High fitness Center. Certified spin and fitness instructor. Long time running coach, competitive runner and marathoner with 3:04 best.
- Mike McCormick– USATF certified. Winner’s Circle Runnning Club adult and youth coach. Newburyport High Track Coach, competitive runner and marathoner with 29 Boston marathons.