Training

From beginners to seasoned athletes, our annual running and cycling training programs will help you take on a variety of endurance challenges. Our team has multiple coaches who create the training schedules and map out weekly training routes to make sure you are confident and ready for race day. Keep in mind, you don’t need to attend the training runs or rides to be a part of the team, but we’d love for you to be there! You can still be a part of the team and communicate with our coaches if it’s tough for you to make it to the training sessions.

 

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When you sign up, you will begin receiving weekly training emails from the team with advice from our coaches, details about the upcoming training route, fundraising and training tips, and inspiring and insightful updates about cancer research.

RUNNING TEAM TRAINING

November - May The running team meets on Saturday mornings to train. Our team coaches map out and mark the training runs, and as the training runs get longer we will have aid stations staffed by smiling volunteers. Our team is ideal for runners of all levels. Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner, only have done 5K runs, have never ran before, or would prefer to just walk, there is a place for you on our team. We are all about enjoying the race, getting to the end healthy and strong, and making a difference.

CYCLING TEAM TRAINING

March - June The cycling team meets up for distance training rides on Saturday mornings, and technical training rides on Tuesday evenings. Our team coaches map out and distribute training routes, and as the training rides get longer we will have aid stations and SAG support along the way. Our team is ideal for cyclists of all levels; whether you are seasoned rider or have never ridden before, there is a place for you on our team. We are all about enjoying the ride, getting to the end healthy and strong, and making a difference.

Mission Statement

Huntsman Cancer Foundation's sole purpose is to raise funds to support the mission of Huntsman Cancer Institute, which is to understand cancer from its beginnings, to use that knowledge in the creation and improvement of cancer treatments, to relieve the suffering of cancer patients, and to provide education about cancer risk, prevention, and care.