January 1 - December 31, 2020
Registration closes: Tue, Dec 31 @ 11:59PM

What is Ultra Ladies Personal Coaching?

This is a personalized coaching program with "Ultra Mama" Nancy Shura-Dervin.

Nancy gives you personalized coaching through telephone and email to help you develop and achieve your individual running goals whether to finish your first marathon or ultra marathon, or to improve your fitness as a runner. This program provides the fundamentals of endurance training while understanding that successful running incorporates psychological components that enhance physical performance. Having gone from a beginner runner in 1990 to a podium ultra runner, Nancy enjoys working with runners of all abilities and talents.

What Can I Expect?

UltraLadies Coaching includes: Runner Assessment; Goal Setting (short term and long term); Development of a Personalized Training Plan; Tactical Run Strategies; Sports Psychology; Weekly or Monthly Evaluation of Results; Recovery Plan. Nancy's coaching will address base training and build up for events, strength and speed development, cross training, race tactics, and the recovery period. UltraLadies Personalized Coaching works with you to develop strategies for empowering you to become the athlete you were meant to be.

What Services Are Provided?

Services include: An initial Assessment; Development of a Customized Training Plan; Weekly or monthly telephone coaching sessions as desired by the athlete (separate purchase); Email coaching follow ups.

What Are The Coaching Fees?

Please select a plan. All new clients start with Plan A and then select a follow-up plan of their choice.

Plan A: Consultation and Training Plan Development: ($300) Consultation and Training Plan Development: Includes an Initial 45-minute telephone assessment; 16 to 26-Week Personalized Training Plan; one 45-Minute Telephone Follow-up.

Plan B-1: Weekly Follow-up (Month-to-Month): ($150) Includes (4) 30-Minute Telephone Consultations, unlimited email follow ups; This is a follow-up to Plan A.

Plan B-2: Weekly Follow-up (3-Month Option): ($350) Includes (12) 30-Minute Telephone Consultations, unlimited email follow ups; This is a follow-up to Plan A.

Plan C: Edit Existing Training Plan: ($50) Changes or tweaks to your current training plan that may arise; as a result of changes in your race schedule, for example.

What if I have questions before I sign up?

Wanting to ask a few questions first is completely normal and encouraged! Send an email to Nancy and she will schedule a *free* 30-minute telephone consult to see if her coaching is a good fit for you.

About Your Coach "Ultra Mama"

Nancy Shura-Dervin aka "Ultra Mama" began running in 1990 and has finished more than 100 races of distances from the marathon to 100+ mile races. In 2003, Nancy became the first person documented to qualify for and complete the two most prestigious foot races in the world, in the same year; the Boston Marathon and the Badwater 135 Mile Ultra-Marathon.

Nancy is an RRCA Certified Running Coach and holds an active CA nursing license. Her first career was as a groundbreaking educator, coach and motivational speaker for 25 years in the field of natural childbirth, where she combined physical, mental and emotional strategies to help women accomplish enhanced birth experiences. In 1994, Nancy turned her skills toward runners by founding the UltraLadies Running Club that specializes in helping runners transition from shorter races to distance running.

Nancy is owner/race director of Trail Run Events, LLC with a stellar reputation for bringing the very best trail running experience to Southern California. Trail Run Events is dedicated to providing the optimum experience in training and competition with an emphasis on enjoyment, education, runner safety, and building respect for our valuable back-country resources.

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