2020 Missoula Marathon & Half Marathon Training Class

Date: 03/01/2020
Cost: $75.00

March 19th - Due to COVID-19, many Run Wild Missoula events and classes have been cancelled or suspended. We will be following the CDC’s guidelines for large group events; and, the recommendations of the Missoula City-County Health Department. Missoula Marathon Training Class: In person class meetings have been suspended through May 10th.  We intend to conduct the class virtually/digitally during this time. More communication will be forthcoming on how we intend to implement the virtual/digital class sessions. Expect to continue to see regular communication from the training class coach.

Additional updates will be posted here and on the individual race, class and activity pages as more information becomes available. For more information, click here for the CDC’s website; or click here for City-County Health website.

In spite of all the cancellations and suspensions, we still encourage you to get out and get in your runs and walks.  If nothing else, think of it as important self-care for your physical and emotional health. 

Join Run Wild Missoula for the annual Missoula Marathon & Half Marathon Training Class! This is a great class to take whether you're a first-timer or repeat runner looking to successfully train for and complete the Missoula Marathon or Half Marathon, on Sunday, June 28th, 2020.  Run Wild Missoula has offered this class since the Missoula Marathon began, to great attendance and success.

Class Fee: $75

We are pleased to announce a limited number of scholarships will be available for those in need of assistance with the cost of the 2020 training class.  For more information and to apply, please email Elizabeth Wasserman

This class is open to Run Wild Missoula members only - to join or renew, click here

Class starts:  Sunday, March 1st; 8:00 AM at Run Wild Missoula (basement of Runner's Edge).

Class meets:  Sundays & Wednesdays

  • Sunday at 8:00 AM
  • Wednesday at 6:15 PM

2019 Coach:

Training Program Participants Receive:

  • Comprehensive training programs for both race distances;
  • Digital and hard copy training programs;
  • Guest speakers on topics important to trainees;
  • Customized "Missoula Marathon" gift available only to class participants;
  • Aid stations and endurance gels on (5) longest Sunday runs
  • Private Strava Club; and
  • Post class party!

Please login to Register for the 2020 Missoula Marathon & Half Marathon Training Class. Not a member? Join Here

Resources to Prepare for Class:

Tuesday Track - free to RWM members!

  • Weekly workout provided by Coach Courtney Babcock
  • Great opportunity to work on speed and endurance

Saturday Morning Group Run - free to RWM members!

  • Looking for a little inspiration to get out of bed on the weekend? Come join us on our Saturday morning runs at Run Wild Missoula; doors open at 7:45 AM. These runs are geared toward everyone, from the beginner to the advanced runner; head out at 8:00 AM.
  • Maps and route suggestions available here

    Which training class is right for you? Please click here for more information

    Please note:  We suggest that you are able to run/walk the below mileage before the first class.  Please click here to see which class is right for you. If you have questions about what mileage group is the best fit for you, please email Elizabeth.

    Marathon Advanced Long Run: 4 miles
    Half Marathon Advance Long Run:  3 miles
    Marathon Beginner Long Run:  2 miles
    Half Marathon Beginner Long Run: 1 miles

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