Join our growing team of Chi Running Instructors
Our Instructor Training Course will help you hone your Chi Running technique, and provide you with the skills and tools to coach 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.
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
Practice teaching with other candidates and instructors
Understand functional anatomy and running biomechanics
Understand the basics of business, sales and marketing
The course comprises
Access to a comprehensive online training programme
Two one to one sessions with the UK & Ireland director.
Two-day practical Advanced Technique Workshop
Two-day practical Teacher Training workshop
Upcoming Practical Advanced Technique & Teacher Training Workshops
Thu 20, Fri 21, Sat 22, Sun 23 Sept (you need to attend all 4 days plus complete online training)
The Adventures studio @ One Yoga London
15 Myddelton Road
London N8 7PY
You are advised to have worked through the online training course prior to this practical workshop.
You have the option to take 8 x 1-2-1 sessions with a UK master instructor in lieu of an Advanced Technique Workshop.
You should 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.
You will be assessed on their skill of teaching the Chi Running technique.
In order to successfully complete the Chi Running Instructor Training Programme you should 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.
The programme consists of a teaching points and training videos with quizzes to test your knowledge and understanding of the materials. The Online Training Programme needs to be sucessfully completed before the candidate can attend the 2-day Teaching Assessment Workshop.
Candidates must provide three case studies and also practice teach and log at least 20 hours of pro bono teaching with friends or family members.
As part of the Chi Running Instructor team you will.
Have access to a training manual which includes unique drills and exercises to teach the Chi Running technique via a one-day Build the Foundations workshop or in one to one sessions
Enjoy full use of the Chi Running marketing materials and logo
Feature as an instructor on the chirunning.uk website
Be able to list your upcoming workshops and events on the chirunning.uk website
Receive ongoing individual follow up and continuing support from the UK director
What is Chi Running?
But the benefits aren’t just physical. When running is easier, it’s also more fun!
Runners have found that this unique approach has boosted their self confidence, increased their mental focus and helped them stay healthy and active in other areas of their life.
Key elements of the Chi Running.
Postural alignment and relaxation
Improved performance through relaxation
Speed with ease
Join the community.
Chi Running is more than just a running technique. It's a community!
Find out about upcoming workshops, masterclasses and adventures, and receive regular tips and exercises to help you continue improving your technique.