Running

UCAN Run Boston Webinar Series

Coach Greg McMillan knows the Boston Marathon and he’s sharing his insight with you! 

We’re teaming up with the very best in running to help you learn everything you need to know about the Boston Marathon in our FREE UCAN Run Boston webinar series.

Join Greg for a series of conversations featuring Boston Champions Meb Keflezighi and Desiree Linden, as well as nutritionists, sports psychologists and other experts along the way to help you get ready to run your best Boston! We’ll cover Boston specific training tips, fueling strategies, race day logistics and more.

Register for the webinars below. All webinars will be recorded and emailed to anyone registered. Let’s get Boston ready!

WEBINAR #1

THREE MONTHS TO GO! In this webinar, we’ll go into detail on the training you should be doing now to get ready for your best race. Train right and you’ll nail Boston.

JANUARY 15, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

 

*BONUS WEBINAR*

MATT FITZGERALD! In this webinar, we’ll be joined by nutritionist and running expert, Matt Fitzgerald. You know Matt from his books 80/20 and Racing Weight. In this webinar, we’ll dive deep into racing weight – what is it and how you can achieve it for Boston. If you’re like me, those last 5-10 pounds can be a challenge (and frustrating). Matt is here to help.

JANUARY 22, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

 

WEBINAR #2

TWO MONTHS TO GO! In this webinar, we get to the “meat” of your Boston training. It will be critical that you execute the Boston-specific workouts so you can handle the course and have lots of power after cresting Heartbreak Hill.

FEBRUARY 12, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

 

*BONUS WEBINAR*

AMBY BURFOOT! In this webinar, we’ll be joined by 1968 Boston Champion, long-time Runner’s World editor and knower of all things running, Amby Burfoot. We’ll discuss his win in 1968, his training and most importantly, what he’s learned from running and covering Boston for over 50 years.  Amby knows his stuff.

FEBRUARY 19, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**


 

WEBINAR #3

ONE MONTH TO GO! In this webinar, we’ll discuss the final month of training, overview the best Boston race plan and give you Greg’s countdown to-do list so you’ll be fully prepared for Boston weekend.

MARCH 13, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

 

*BONUS WEBINAR*

DESIREE LINDEN! That’s right! Your 2018 Boston Marathon CHAMPION joins us. We’ll talk about her Boston win and the mental approach that helps her perform great, no matter the conditions. You will love hearing from Desi, who will be toeing the line along with you as she defends her title. MARK YOUR CALENDARS! You won’t want to miss this one!

MARCH 19, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

 

WEBINAR #4

TWO WEEKS TO GO! In this final webinar, let’s finalize the plans for the race. Let’s finish off all the hard work with a perfect peaking phase and talk weather – the big X factor for Boston.

APRIL 2, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

 

*BONUS WEBINAR*

MEB KEFLEZIGHI! Are you ready?! The one and only MEB will join us on this webinar. Meb, the 2014 Boston Marathon Champion, is guaranteed to get you pumped up and race ready. We’ll talk about his career, his Boston win, his advice on the best strategy for success at Boston and how he approaches races to achieve such consistently great performances. You won’t want to miss this one!

APRIL 9, 2019
(6pm PT, 9pm ET)**

** Each webinar is recorded and you’ll receive a link to watch/re-watch it if you can’t make it for the live video