Volunteer Coach Application

Are you an inspiring leader looking to share your passion for running and walking? 

Here is your opportunity!  Positions are available for coaches to manage the athletes in our Training Programs.

The Fleet Feet Sports Syracuse Coaching Team is a passionate group of mentors who help people reach their goal of living a healthy lifestyle through running and/or walking.  We are looking for individuals who can motivate others, have a passion for walking/running, and are ready to make a huge difference in peoples' lives!

What is a Fleet Feet Coach?
Our Coaches are an invaluable resource to our training program participants and an "on the road" coach and representative of Fleet Feet Sports Syracuse. Coaches attend every group workout throughout a training program to provide support.  Their main responsibilities include: offering positive energy and a positive attitude to the group, on road safety support, keeping an assigned approximate pace while walking or running, educating participants about the benefits and solutions that Fleet Feet Sports offers.


  • Believes in and lives a healthy lifestyle.
  • Believes in the philosophy of Fleet Feet Sports and our training programs.
  • Being a community advocate of Fleet Feet Sports.
  • Can motivate others in a positive manner.
  • Has run or walked at least 2 races (distance unimportant).
  • Are able to attend at least 80% of all training workouts.
  • Following the assigned workout and not conducting their own workout.
  • Can maintain a desired pace or has access to GPS watch for pace guidance.
  • Is a people person and has a desire to help others achieve their goals.
  • Strong desire & willingness to learn more about running & walking and Fleet Feet Sports' Training Philosophy.
  • Attends Mandatory Coach Seminar (Date TBD).


  • 20% store discount at Fleet Feet Sports
  • Technical Coach T-shirt
  • Sponsor incentives
  • Knowing you helped someone accomplish their goals!

Please complete the application below and we will contact you soon.

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