Training guides

Run the Peninsula is very excited to be partnering with Rain Bear Running to provide a training program that will get you ready for any or all of our races on the Olympic Peninsula or Virtually – wherever you choose to run the event.

  • In Person Training
    • You get:
      • 4 weeks of weekly group runs along the race routes prior to the race.
      • Training schedules
      • Professional Coaching from a Certified Coach
      • Accountability & Support
      • Gear Discounts
      • Snacks & Prizes!
*Registration: $50 per 4 week training periods or $200 for customized training for all 5 races! ($50 discount!)
  • Virtual Training
    •  You get:
      • One on One Goal Planning Sessions with a Certified Coach
      • Customized training schdule
      • Weekly on-line coaching sessions
      • Private Facebook Group
      • Gear Discounts
      • Raffles!
*Registration: $30 per 4 week training periods or $120 for customized training for all 5 races! ($30 discount!)

If you are interested in either of these training programs please email: rainbearrunning@gmail.com or call Carmen at 206-257-8509

Pace charts

Cool Running Pace Calculator

Local training and events

Rhody Run 12K,  Port Townsend, Third Sunday in May.

The OAT Run Half Marathon and 12K Trail Runs on the Olympic Discovery Trail Adventure Route. Mid-April.

The Goat Run Marathon and Half Marathon Trail Runs on the Olympic Discovery Trail Adventure Route. Mid-September.

Visit the North Olympic Running Facebook page to connect with area runners.