Train UP for 5/10 km Event Course
This online course is a 10 week training program to prepare for a 5km or 10 km event.
Created by Trish Hunt, an experienced Vancouver Sun Run 10 km training clinic coordinator and instructor.
Please read the safety recommendations on the second slide of the course.
Good luck with your training!
Use the standard rhythm and technique, but swing both arms forward at the same time planting the boot tips slightly behind the handles. Then, keeping your arms straight, press down on the base of the handles, walk between your poles and feel your arms extend past your thighs and behind your body.
–Barb Gormley, Director of Education
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