Share your passion. Build a business.

What if you could make an income out of your passion for running? 

Do you love to run? Would love to share that passion with others?

Our Instructor Training Course will help you hone your Chi Running technique, and provide you with the skills and tools to teach it to others. As a qualified Chi Running Instructor you will enjoy a wonderful business opportunity, becoming part of a growing network dedicated to inspiring and empowering runners of all levels.

Course outcomes


Improve and develop your personal Chi Running skills


Understand how to present the key principles and elements of the Chi Running technique


Understand how to teach the Chi Running programmes


Understand functional anatomy and running biomechanics


Practice teaching with other candidates and instructors


Understand the basics of business, sales and marketing

Course format


Choose one of the upcoming practical workshops:

Sat 15 & Sun 16 July
Chi Advanced Technique, Restorative Exercise & Oxygen Advantage Masterclass
Premier Fitness, London N4

Wed 24 to Sun 28 May*
Chi Advanced Technique and Teacher Training
Nadmorski Hotel, ul. Ejsmonda 2, Wzgórze Św Maksymiliana, 81-409 Gdynia, Poland (see details below)

The first practical element of the Instructor Training Programme is the Chi Running Advanced Technique Module. This module will deliver a deeper understanding of the Chi Running principles and components and assess candidates on their level of skill and competence in the Chi Running technique.

The module is delivered through online learning, attendance at a two-day practical workshop and two x 1-2-1 sessions (in person or via Skype) with a UK master instructor.

Candidates are advised to allow at least two months home strudy time prior to the practical workshop.

Candidates have the option to take 8 x 1-2-1 sessions with a UK master instructor in lieu of an Advanced Technique Workshop.


Next practical workshops:

Sat 20 & Sun 21 May
Premier Fitness, London N4

Wed 24 to Sun 28 May*
Nadmorski Hotel, ul. Ejsmonda 2, Wzgórze Św Maksymiliana, 81-409 Gdynia, Poland (see details below)

Sat 25 & Sun 26 Nov
Premier Fitness, London N4

Before attending the practical Teaching Training Workshop candidates must show full understanding of the principles, practice and ethos of the Chi Running technique.

They must also be competent in all Chi Running drills and exercises and show that their own running form is at a standard that clearly demonstrates the technique.

Candidates will be expected to demonstrate full knowledge of the Instructor Training Manual, sucessfully complete the online training and achieved the required level of skill and competence on the Advanced Technique Module.

Candidates will be assessed on their skill of teaching the Chi Running technique.

In order to successfully complete the Chi Running Instructor Training Programme the candidate must show that they can clearly communicate and demonstrate the key principles and components of Chi Running to a small group and on a one-to-one basis.

Online programme and home study

Candidates will be registered on an online training programme containing the core elements of the programme which needs to be learned in depth.

The programme consists of a course manual, online training videos and quizzes testing knowledge and understanding of the materials. The online programme  needs to be sucessfully completed before the candidate can attend the 2-day Teaching Assessment Workshop.

Candidates must also practice teach and log at least 20 hours of pro bono teaching with friends or family members.

Total investment
London Workshops


Secure your place now with a £400 deposit


Total investment
Poland Workshops


24-28 May 2017. A five-day practical workshop in Poland covering Advanced Technique and Teaching Assessment workshops plus a one-day teaching observation of the Build the Foundations Chi Running Workshop


Join the community.

Chi Running is more than just a running technique. It's a community!

Register now to connect with like minded runners from across the UK & Ireland. As part of the community you will have access to a vibrant Facebook group, and receive a monthly round up of community stories and events. You'll also have first access to upcoming workshops, masterclasses and adventures, and receive regular tips and exercises to help you continue improving your technique!

T: 020 3239 9244    E: hello@chirunning.uk


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