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"All in a Day’s Run" is for competitive runners, fitness enthusiasts and anyone who needs a "spark" to get healthier by increasing exercise and eating more nutritionally.

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This is what the running elite has to say about "All in a Day's Run":

"Gary's experiences and thoughts are very entertaining, all levels of runners can relate to them."
Brian Sell — 2008 U.S. Olympic Marathoner

"Each of Gary's essays is a short read with great information on training, racing and nutrition."
Dave McGillivray — Boston Marathon Race Director

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Coaching Philosophy

Gary Cohen's running/coaching philosophy emphasizes consistency and steady improvement through a carefully planned, monitored and executed training plan. Most runners, whether novice or elite, need coaching to maximize their running performance.

Gary offers individual professional coaching to all interested runners. It is his goal as your coach to make average runners good, to make good runners great and to make great runners outstanding. Once you select Gary as your coach, you are not coached out of a book or from a program on the Internet. You are guided by Gary who monitors your progress, modifies your program to match your performance, assesses your conditioning and possible injuries. He will suggest races, racing strategy and help with your short and long-term goals. He works in tandem with you to maximize your potential. Each coached athlete receives a weekly e-mail from Gary that include daily running schedules incorporating individual goals and training preferences, race planning advice and general feedback. Additional e-mail and phone communication is encouraged.

Gary can and will coach at a variety of distances from the 5k all the way up to the marathon. If you are interested in finding out more about being coached by Gary Cohen, please contact him via e-mail at

Why a coach?

You’ve read magazines, run with training groups, used canned running programs and set up your own training schedule. You may be wondering how to move upward to the next level of faster racing. It’s time to consider a personal running coach.
 Coaching News

Masters runner Brian Britton hadn't run a marathon, but raced the 2011 Disney 'Goofy' of a half marathon and marathon on one weekend. The 'Goofy Training Program' I devised led to a 1:50 half and 3:48 full marathon.
John Flor was coached by me for seven months in 2009 and at the 2009 Peachtree Road Race 10k he ran a PR of 31:37 to finish 49th male out of 50,007 finishers.
Michelle Keane, a 49-year old from Atlanta, combines marathon endurance with 5k speed to consistently break 1:40 in the half marathon.
Karan Singh, a middle distance runner from New Delhi, India, placed 5th in the 800 meters in the 2010 Delhi State Championships in India. In the winter of 2010-11 he has run 16:49, 16:46 and 16:42 for 5k as he builds strength for the 2011 track season.
58 Year old Ron Nation was racing 29 minutes for 5k in early 2010 and got his time down to 23:47 in early 2011
Kenyon Congdon used running specific training to place 10th at St. Anthony's Olympic Distance Triathlon with the fastest 10k time of 39:10 of the top 40 in the 40-44 age group

Coaching Fees

  • One month - $135
  • 3 months in advance - 5% discount
  • 6 months in advance - 10% discount
  • One year in advance - 15% discount
Contact Gary via e-mail at