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  • You speak with your coach about your training, plan your competitions and get answers
  • Answers to all your running related questions
  • Your coach gets insight in your training diary


Do you have high goals in running, but don’t know how to achieve them?
Your running.COACH Gold coach supports you on your way!

Your personal online coach discusses and defines your goals together with you. On your way there your coach advises and supervises you. Via e-mail, phone or Skype you can communicate with your coach and talk about your training. Your coach helps you to master the challenges you might be facing on your way to achieving your goal. Having insight into your training documentation, your coach is able to analyse your training and, in case of stress, illness or injury, to react to changing circumstances by adapting your training accordingly. We are looking forward to supporting you!


The following Gold subscription coaches are there for you. Our Gold coaches are spread all over the world. If you live in the US, it would be of advantage if you picked our US coach, naturally. However, if you wish to train with a foreign coach and maybe even practice your foreign language skills, decide on a coach living anywhere in the world.

Interested? We would love to provide you with more information about the Gold subscription! Email us on support@runningcoach.me

  • Calum Neff - running.COACH
  • Patrick Nispel - running.COACH
  • Gabriel Lombriser - running.COACH
  • Ueli Bieler - running.COACH
  • Alexandre Roch - running.COACH
  • Stefanie Meyer - running.COACH
  • Ingalena Heuck - running.COACH
  • Ole Srocke - running.COACH
  • Lina Strand - running.COACH
  • Calum Neff - USA

    Calum has travelled the world quite a bit. Originally Canadian, he was born in Aberdeen (Scotland), but now lives in Houston, Texas. Within the running scene he has not only been calling attention to himself by being a qualified running coach, but also as an athlete. He has taken part in the World Championships in mountain running twice, his personal best in marathon is 2:22 and he won the Wings for Life World Run in North America in 2014. In the beginning of February 2016 he set another milestone, running a half marathon in 1:11 pushing his daughter in a stroller- World record! Calum coaches in English.

    running.COACH Gold coach since January 2016

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  • Patrick Nispel - Australia

    Patrick was born in Switzerland and grew up here. Since 2007 he has lived in Brisbane, Australia. As an athlete he has competed in various disciplines. He did a lot of track running and now he is still competing at a high level in road running. His personal bests are 2:22 in marathon, 1:07 in half marathon and 8.59 in 3000m Steeple. Patrick is a qualified architect and he has a Master’s degree in spatial planning. He’s been operating his own running coaching business since 2013. Patrick coaches in English and German.

    running.COACH Gold coach since January 2015

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  • Gabriel Lombriser - Switzerland

    As an athlete Gabriel is an allrounder. He has competed for Switzerland in the European Championships in mountain running as well as in the World University Championships in cross-country running. He is currently a member of the Swiss National duathlon squad. Furthermore, he finished in the top 100 in the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii and his personal best in marathon is 2:35. Gabriel has been leading trainings and coaching runners for years. Since 2015, as a project manager for running.COACH, the qualified computer specialist has been responsible for everything concerning our training schedules. Gabriel coaches in German and English.

    Running.COACH Gold coach since June 2015

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  • Ueli Bieler - Switzerland

    Ueli Bieler is a successful runner and triathlete. As a sideline he has been coaching athletes on their way to individual sporting goals for many years. Being a qualified physicist and biomechanic, Ueli knows a lot about the optimal running style. He is an expert on extreme endurance performances, as he has completed over ten marathons (PB: 2:34) and has taken part in the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii four times already. Ueli coaches in German and English.

    running.COACH Gold coach since January 2016.

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  • Alexandre Roch - Switzerland

    Alexandre has started athletics in 2002 as a middle-distance runner on 1500m (3'49). He won 9 Swiss Champion titles on 1500m, 5000m and in cross-country, which was his speciality. As a junior and U23 athlete he qualified 4 times for the European Championships and 1 time for the World University Championships in cross country running. Now he is more into longer distances like 10'000m (30'42), half-marathon and more recently marathon. He is also very involved in the organisation of running events in Geneva and coaches groups and individuals to help runners reach their goals. Alexandre is graduated from ETH Zürich in atmospheric sciences and has professional experiences in banking, research and startup creation. He coaches in French, English and German.

    running.COACH Gold coach since May 2017.

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  • Stefanie Meyer - Switzerland

    Stefanie is a keen runner and an Ironwoman. Her passion for sport has also affected her professional life, working as a sport scientist, teacher and running coach. Having moved from Switzerland to London in summer 2014, now a mummy herself, she blogs on www.sportymum.net about exercising during pregnancy and beyond. Since the birth of her baby girl, she has returned to compete regularly in races. She coaches in German and English.

    running.COACH Gold-Coach since May 2016

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  • Ingalena Schömburg-Heuck - Germany

    Ingalena is a qualified sports scientist and a nutritionist. She has felt the urge to move ever since she was a child- running, however, she only discovered at the age of fourteen. In her career as a high-performance athlete she got as far as to becoming German Champion in half marathon in 2010. Now, Ingalena shares her knowledge and her experiences of running as a coach, be it in seminars or even as a book author (“Marathon Coach- In 25 Wochen zum Marathon).

    running.COACH Gold coach since January 2013

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  • Ole Srocke - Germany

    Ole originally comes from Hamburg, but lives in Freiburg now. In his new home, the sports scientist only just missed the podium twice in marathon, finishing fourth in both 2014 and 2015. His personal best in marathon is 2:31. Having an academic background and being both a certified group fitness instructor (Aerobic and Indoor Cycling) as well as a running coach, he has got the theoretical and the practical expertise needed for successful coaching. Ole coaches in German, English, French and Spanish (basics).

    running.COACH Gold coach since January 2016

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  • Lina Strand - Sweden

    Lina is an active and successful orienteer. She is a bronze medalist in European Championships, Swedish Champion and a member of the Swedish National squad. In addition to her career as an athlete she studies Sports Coaching at the University of Gothenburg. Her personal best in the legendary (and hilly) “Grus8an” (8km) in her home city is 29:08. Lina coaches in Swedish and English.

    running.COACH Gold coach since January 2016

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3 Months 350.- USD
6 Months 620.- USD
12 Months 890.- USD


John Hanc - running.COACH

John Hanc

“journalist at the popular Running Times Magazine, prepared the Marine Corps Marathon together with our gold coach Gabriel Lombriser. Read the story here“

Jan-Peter Grünewälder

“The change of coach had been due: instead of being my own coach and getting lost in training guides and online platforms I now profit from the competent support of Ingalena and the training concept designed specifically for my individual needs. It feels great and it has had noticeable effects so far. And how!“

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Josua Müller - running.COACH

Josua Müller

“I’d had a dream: Running a marathon once in my life. The fact that I managed to complete the Jungfrau marathon of all marathons is something I have to thank the boys of running.COACH for. Without their support and their personal coaching I wouldn’t have been able to master this challenge.“

Andreas Fauth

“I took up training suffering from acute Achilles tendonitis. Gold coach Ingalena Heuck, taking various measures, managed to get me back into pain-free training. I have been able to complete the Munich half marathon without pain, but with a lot of joy instead.“

Andreas Fauth - running.COACH
Jolanda Regez - running.COACH

Jolanda Regez

„Thanks to individual coaching I have not only been highly motivated but I’ve also been able to improve my personal best in half marathon by 4 minutes. I highly appreciate having this great technical expertise by my side.“

Roger Schnyder

“I feel supervised in the best possible way and I can count on competent consultancy by my coach. The coordination with running.COACH always reassures me that I’m doing the right thing on my way towards achieving my great sporting aspirations.“

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Timothy Heinz - running.COACH

Timothy Heinz

„Thanks to the individual training schedule provided by running.COACH I always have the certainty of taking appropriate measures to prepare for my competitions. The sophisticated statistics and the personal guidance motivate me additionally, which manifests itself in a steady improvement over the past three years.“

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