Race Training

Whether your a newbie or all-star runner, we have a variety of training resources to fit your needs. Check out the opportunities below and get ready for your best Chicago Half Marathon & 5K yet.

Finish Line Training

Life Time Run is the official training provider of the Chicago Half Marathon.

Whatever your distance or experience level, Finish Line Training by Life Time Run will help you prepare to cross the finish line in September. Training options available to all registered event participants include social, supportive group training, a customized running plan or your own personal Certified LTR Coach. Below you’ll find a breakdown on how each training option works.

Group Training
Get the training, support and expert advice you’ll need to be ready for the Chicago Half Marathon and do so at an incredible price. Group Training is held twice weekly for twelve weeks at multiple Chicagoland locations. Our professional coaching and support — as well as your training partners — will get you across the finish line.

Additional Run Group training benefits and features include:
• Exclusive LTR Finish Line Training shirt
• Weekly training guide via email from your coach
• Printed Half Marathon Training Plan (12 weeks)
• Speaker Series

Half Marathon Training:
Begins June 28, 2017
$70.00 for 12 weeks of Finish Line Group Run Training

5K Training:
Begins August 9, 2017
$40.00 for 8 weeks of Finish Line Group Run Training

*Finish Line Training is open to all, you do not have to be a Life Time Fitness member to join.

Virtual Training

Run Plan
Are you looking for a customized running plan? A Run Plan from Life Time Run includes detailed workout types & descriptions, built around your goals & schedule. In addition, you can combine this customized plan with the group training option for the best of both worlds.
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Run 1:1 Coaching
Whether you are just starting to run, or are training for your next PR, working with a 1:1 Life Time Run Coach provides all the instruction, accountability and motivation you need to reach your goals. Get all of this with the convenience of phone and email support, along with an online training plan delivered via TrainingPeaks.com.
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