Couch to 5K Training Guide

Training Plans, Tips & Advice for Beginning Runners

Our Couch to 5K running plan helps transition couch potatoes to 5K runners in just 9 weeks. The C25K beginner's running plan has enabled thousands of beginning runners to walk/run their way to their first 5K race.

Couch to 5K Running Articles

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The Best Treadmill Training Apps

Whether you're looking for that extra push from a coach, a bit of competition or a rockin' playlist, these apps fit the bill.

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How to Do Push-Ups to Run Faster

By the end, you'll have a clear understanding of how to do pushups and why they're important for your running form and speed.

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The Best Running Moments From 2018

From an American winning Boston to a Kenyan crushing the world record and everything in between 2018 was a year for the record books.

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The best way to get new runners off the couch and across the finish line of their first 5K.

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Pete Rea
 

Pete Rea has been the head coach at ZAP Fitness, a Reebok-sponsored Team USA Training Center, since the facility's opening in 2002