Coaches Corner

What is the coaches corner?

Coaches Corner is a space to communicate with desert running experts and get relevant advice, a way to keep motivated and informed. The objective is to stay in touch with our runners and guide them on the adventure that is desert running. We have the support of experienced athletes that will be available to answer your questions on everything regarding training. Get to know them:

Lee-Harris
  • Running Development Coach
  • Ultra-Trail Running Coach
  • Running technique specialist
  • Ultra-trail runner / athlete
  • 10 years’ experience desert runner
Kathleen-Leguine
Katherine Leguine

@kath.ultrarunner

Ultra-Runner
2nd place Oman Desert Marathon 2018 and getting ready to participate in the 2023 edition.

  • 2021 Cappadocia Medium Trail 63km
  • 2019 Oman by UTMB 130km
  • 2019 Urban Ultra Hajar 100km
  • 2018 Oman Desert Marathon 165 Km
Haitham-al-Salhi
Haitham al Salhi

IG:@coach_haitahm_alsalhi

ODM Run Club

  • Assistant Coach for Royal Army of Oman’s athletic team
  • Physiotherapist
  • Plaster technician
  • Running training weekly
Risto-Dimitrov
Risto Dimitrov

IG:@risto_dimitrov_mma

ODM Run Club

  • Fitness and Strength Coach
  • Professional MMA Fighter
  • Judo Black Belt & Martial Arts Coach
  • Running Training Coach
  • Athlete Marathon, Ultras and Obstacle Courses

ODM Webinar

When: October 11th – 6 CET / 8 pm Muscat/Dubai

ODM webinar will be a short lecture streamed live about Desert Running, specifically Oman Desert Marathon. Coach Lee and Coach Kath will advise you and at the end they will answer the most frequently asked questions.

Content
  • Desert Running for dummies
  • Advice for new runners and advise for seasoned runners
  • About Training for Desert Running
  • Brief Training Advice for people doing Oman Desert Marathon

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You can also join our Strava group and see what other runners are doing!