No matter your skill level, we want to give you access to the very best training resources.
Half Marathon Training
Beginner & Intermediate Training Programs
Have you dreamt of being a half marathon runner but weren't sure you could do it? You absolutely can! We've partnered with Active at Altitude to be the official half marathon training partner of Vacation Races.
Active at Altitude provides 2 FREE training plan options for each race in our National Park Half Marathons series, a Beginner Program (16-weeks) and an Intermediate Program (12-weeks).
New Instant PDF Option
Your free training plans got an upgrade! Instead fo waiting for your training plan via email, you can unlock an instant, downloadable PDF when you sign up for one of the plans below.
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Ultra Marathon Training
Thinking about getting into trail running and ultra marathons?
We've partnered with Becoming Ultra to give you the support and resources you need. Becoming Ultra is a podcast, website, and community that provides resources and inspiration for aspiring ultra runners.
We've also partnered with Stephanie Weigel on a structured training program to help you get ready for your first 50K (and beyond).
Stephanie is a former Ultra Adventures Ambassador, Certified Trainer, RRCA Running Coach, and USAT Triathlon Coach. She enjoys sharing her passion for trail running, especially with newcomers just discovering the sport, and has been kind enough to create a 4 month training plan geared towards the first time 50K runner.
Ultra Marathon Training Calendar
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- Month #4
We'd love to have you join us for your first ultra marathon, it is a special experience that you'll never forget!
You can contact Stephanie with any questions as you head into your first ultra. You can also follow her on her blog at SheRunsFree.com.