Additional Training

Train UP for a 5K or 10K Event, Level 2

Training for a 5K or 10K event is an excellent way to motivate yourself to achieve your goals for weight loss, toning or just feeling energized by regular physical fitness. Participating in local community events supports great causes and is a fun way to get involved in your community.

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Coming Soon – walkUp with Diabetes Self-Management Course

Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions and exercise like Urban Poling is one of the best strategies to help manage and prevent this condition. Designed by a doctor, therapist and fitness expert!

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Find an Urban Poling Class

Over 2,500 instructors have graduated from our Urban Poling Nordic walking Instructor Certification Course and are available for private lessons, clinics and classes.

Find an instructor

Can’t find an instructor in your area? Consider taking our instructor course to start a group in your area or for personal development.


Plant, Push Propel

Proper technique allows you to get the maximum benefit from your Urban Poles.  When in doubt go back to the 3P’s, Plant, Push Propel.  Start slowly, if you become confused, stop & begin again.

Barb Gormley, Director of Education



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