Central Park Coaching - NYC Running Coach

NYC Running Coach

Central Park Coaching - NYC Running Coach is a best in class one-on-one coaching service by professional running coach, Sean Fortune.  Coach Sean is a former NCAA track and cross country coach and Nike sponsored athlete for his previous club team. He is a USATF Level II certified coach and former multiple time winner of New York Road Runners' races. He conducts personalized, science-based one-on-one coached running sessions for marathoners, youth runners, and kids.

 

 

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune Photo courtesy of the New York Road Runners, Fall '13 Magazine 

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune Photo courtesy of the New York Road Runners, Fall '13 Magazine 

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune congratulating Hunter track star Walter Rodriguez

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune congratulating Hunter track star Walter Rodriguez

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune teaming up the New York Road Runners Youth Track crew, putting on free track meets in all five boroughs

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune teaming up the New York Road Runners Youth Track crew, putting on free track meets in all five boroughs

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune directing Hunter College cross country 

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune directing Hunter College cross country 

Sean's Coaching Credentials:

  • Former NCAA Division III distance coach at Hunter College
  • USA Track and Field Level I & II Endurance certified coach
  • Founded USATF & NYRR Club Team - Manhattan Athletic Club & Manhattan Athletic Club Elite (Instagram & Twitter @mhac_elite)
  • NSCA certified personal trainer  / CPR & AED certified
  • Equinox EFTI Tier II graduate with specialization in endurance, strength, and mobility 
  • Former New York Road Runners' Coaching Specialist for their Youth Track and Field program

Sean's Running Accomplishments:

  • Winner of the NYRR Norway Run - Oct. 2011
  • Winner of the NYRR Henry Isola XC 4 miler - Sept. 2008
  • Winner of the NYRR 5th Ave. Mile 30-34AG - Sept. 2007
  • Winner of the USATF Northeast Region Track 5K - Jun. 2006
  • 227th overall 2:45:15 NYC Marathon - Nov. 2006

Central Park Coaching was founded in 2008 by New York City running coach & personal trainer, Sean Fortune, to provide best in class one-on-one running coaching services. Central Park Coaching's mission is to help runners fulfill their potential and build a life-long love of the sport. Our mission's foundation is based on the core values that lead to success in aspects in life: passion, hard work, commitment, education.  Sean believes running and exercise have the power to transform an individual, and by extension, change the world. With that in mind, he has coached every level of runner: youth, novice, collegians, post-collegiate elites, and adults:  both competitive and non-competitive. 

Since 1998, Sean has been a fixture in the New York City running community in many different roles - coach, athlete, fundraiser, event officiant, and event organizer. His vast personal experience in high-level running lends expertise and technical knowledge to his friendly, motivational style of coaching.

 In addition to impacting thousands of runners in his various coaching roles, Sean has also been a featured guest on Sirius XM's Doctor Radio discussing youth running | Profiled in the New York Road Runners' Fall 2013 magazine | Featured in Poland Spring's 2011 NYC marathon print ad campaign | Served on the inaugural USATF-NY Executive Board as V.P. Member Services and Manhattan Borough Representative | Frequent contributor to online magazine running articles including: Women's Health, Greatist.com, SHAPE magazine, The Joyful Approach.

NYC Running Coach Sean Fortune discussing race strategy with high school runners during a New York Road Runners clinic

Twitter: @scfortune Instagram: @s.c.fortune

Package training sessions are non-refundable, non-transferable, and expire in 1 year

Central Park Coaching LLC accepts all major credit cards processed through Square

Central Park Coaching LLC  kindly requests a 24-hour cancelation policy. In the event of a cancelation within 24hrs, session is charged to client

Central Park Coaching LLC is a proud supporter of the Carnegie Hill Neighbors Association, Pledge2Protect, and the Central Park Conservancy

 

 

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