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Running Classes

Do you want expert coaching, along with the camaraderie and motivation that comes with group workouts? Then AKRC classes are for you! We offer a variety of fun, hands-on running and fitness classes, taught by experts in convenient Anchorage locations, to help you meet your exercise goals. Classes are four weeks to 10 weeks in duration, and all are open to AKRC members and non-members alike (members enjoy reduced fees). Advance registration is required.

Group workouts can help you run farther and faster—plus, they’re just plain fun! With eight different ability levels, from beginner to super-advanced competitive runner, you’ll find the right fit. During the 10-week sessions you’ll do a variety of coached workouts and enjoy the camaraderie and safety of group running. Classes include steady-paced runs, speed training, intervals, hills, fartlek, and tempo runs.

Classes are led by experienced group coaches who are trained and mentored by Elite USATF Coachs. As the founder and director of AKRC Running Classes, Andrew Ochoa has taught Numerous of runners of all levels.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Andrew Ochoa at


  • Get fit with beginner, intermediate, and advanced classes
  • Train to race 5Ks, 10Ks, half-marathons, marathons, and more
  • Improve running economy, form, muscular strength, endurance, and speed
  • Increase confidence and mental toughness
  • Enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow runners