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A Snail's Pace Running Academy offers a medically based, structured training program for runners/walkers of all levels. Our goal is to safely train each individual and help them accomplish their own "A Fitness Lifestyle" goals.


In the Brea area classes are offered 7 AM Saturday mornings and 6 PM Tuesday evenings. These classes meet at 130 S. State College Blvd., Brea (in the parking lot behind the office buildings).

Classes offered are:

5K Walking/Running Training: This is a 8 week class meeting 2 times per week. Our goal, in addition to having fun, is to assist you in increasing your overall health profile.

Half Marathon Training is a 16+ week, 1x a week group. We can help you complete your first half marathon or prepare you to improve upon a previous events time. As with all of our courses, we are very goal oriented. Classes are held Saturday 7am at 130 S.St.College Blvd., Brea.

Marathon Training is a 20+ week, 1x a week group. We offer multiple training schedules depending on the ability of the runner. We are here to challenge you but safely guide you through your training. Classes are held Saturday 7am at 130 S.St.College Blvd., Brea.

We will not only get you to the start line of the race, but prepare you to successfully complete your event and be stronger in your day to day activities.


A Snail's Pace Running Academy is officially sponsored by BROOKS RUNNING. All participants will receive:

-a Brooks Technical Training Shirt with the Running Academy Logo

-a Brooks Technical Training Cap,

-a discount coupon worth $15.00 off Brooks shoes at any A Snail's Pace Running Shop,

-a coupon worth $15.00 off any purchase of $50 or more at A Snail's Pace Running Shop.

-you will receive 10% off of all purchases made at any A Snail's Pace Running Shop while you are a participant of the Running Academy

All coaches are CPR certified. You also have access to a full line of Medical Professional who work directly with all A Snail's Pace Running Academy Coaches and Athletes.

-Structured, "goal oriented" training schedules

-We also provide your with informative workshops based on your goal oriented needs.

Enrollment fee for all programs is as follows: 5K training- $99, Half Marathon- $149 and Full Marathon- $199.

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RA 201 Brea Half Marathon Training

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Great work today on your first-ever 9 miles Tom, Christine and Henry! (Bret you too?) Next up our 10 miler. Just a little further. This week, please continue to hydrate and eat well. Food is fuel. Here are the workouts for this week: Sunday, easy 3 miles recovery run, flush out the lactic build up - stay fresh Monday 30 minutes SCR Tuesday 4 miles MEDIUM pace run Wednesday 30 minutes SCR Thursday 4 miles MEDIUM pace run Friday rest, off Saturday our 10 miler. I will bring an ice chest with ice if you want to put your post run drinks in to stay cool. Sunday will be no run. Have a great week and enjoy the first week of Spring! ~Coach Byrd

Spring into Fitness 5K Training Start Up

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CUSTOM FIT YOUR SPRING INTO FITNESS TRAINING We live in a fast pace, hustle and bustle world. So many complications. Keeping healthy should not be complicated. A Snail's Pace Running Academy has taken the stress out of keeping fit. Don't miss the big KICK OFF for our Brea Tracks location! Whether you want to walk/run your first 5K, you want to achieve a 5K PR, or you are just trying to get active, we can help you. Your weekday run will provide you with a coached experience from Coach Michelle Montiel to ensure you are running safely and efficiently. Our coaches are there to provide you with the knowledge to help you achieve your goals and raise your fitness level. Your weekend run will provide you with a coached experience from Coach Russ Wong. This will allow you with the motivation to push yourself in a safe coached atmosphere. Let us help you take the first step to achieve your 2019 running and fitness goals. For more details and to sign up, visit our website: https://www.asnailspace.net/academy/ or email [masked] YOUR PROGRAM FEE CAN BENEFIT CANCER RESEARCH. ASK US HOW. • What to bring Water bottle, interval watch, workout attire & a great attitude! • Important to know We will be participating in a strength & conditioning workout post run.

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