FFRC Marathon/Half Coach


Assists with the overall training program for Marathon and Half Marathon groups while ensuring the safety of all training program participants. Works with other coaches to implement training programs, schedule events and promotes the Marathon/Half Training Program. Within the scope of this position, contribute to the company’s overall position as the leader in franchising locally owned and operated running stores that build thriving running communities.


  • Works directly with the FFRC Manager to increase participants, retain previous participants and ensure safety of all participants.
  • Assist with the creation of specific training programs for the Marathon/Half group, catering to their needs and goals.
  • Plan the logistics of training programs such as selecting locations and securing necessary permits
  • Promote in-store products to training program participants.
  • Work with FFRC Manager to hire qualified mentors and/or pacers.
  • Assist in recruiting and retaining participants, while also promoting FFRC and store products.
  • Have a presence in the community with trainee/customers, vendors and organizations.
  • Implement best practices as it relates to route design, safety standards and insurance requirements.
  • Maintain current certification for coaching qualifications, CPR, and First Aid.
  • Other duties as required and directed by Fleet Feet Laguna Niguel to ensure the continued success of the Fleet Feet brand. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described here



Understand the importance of FFRC at Fleet Feet Sports, personal experience preferred. This person must be outgoing, friendly, and be able to build a positive rapport with a vast range of people. Must have a flexible schedule including weekends and evenings. Must have a passion for walkers, runners and fitness of all levels. The Marathon/Half Coach will be comfortable speaking in front of large groups, leading groups on walks/runs, discussing training strategies, nutrition, recovery, injury prevention and store products.


Are you looking to turn your passion into your career, work with like-minded people in a fast-pace, fun and customer centric working environment? Email your Resume to kerri@fleetfeetln.com. Be sure to reference this job and tell us why you’d be a great fit with our team.

**This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.

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