If you are serious about training for and completing a marathon or half marathon, join the region's premier training program. We have helped over 5,000 runners and walkers reach their goal of finishing a half or full marathon. Our trained coaches have completed over 500 marathons and offer the support and motivation needed to help you reach your goals.
Registration for the 2016 Winter/Spring Season of MIT is now open!
Our season kicked off December 19th training for the Capital City Half Marathon and spring full marathons! Sign up today to change your life!
Our Summer session will start June 4th and train 18 weeks for the Columbus Half and Full marathons.
Registration for Summer will open in April!
Information sessions will be held at Fleet Feet Lewis Center at 6:30pm on:
Tuesday May 31
Thursday June 2nd
RSVP coming soon!
Full season of supported training, including training calendar and coach-supported workouts.
Saturday workouts with water and gatorade every two miles.
On-Site Athletic Trainer at every Saturday Workout. Got an ache or pain, get diagnosed for free at the workout!
Direct access to Dr. Darrin Bright, and Dr. Steven T. Devor.
Direct access to over 80 pace coaches.
22 pace groups to choose from ranging from 7:30/mile to 13:00/mile, plus 11-13 minute run/walk groups, and a walking group.
Educational Clinics throughout season.
Coaching newsletters twice per week.
Group workouts on Wednesday with options for speedwork, or base mileage.
Free Saturday workout nutrition from Clif Bar. ($5 of Clif products for every member at every Saturday workout)
Free Saturday post-workout nutrition from EAS. ($5 of EAS product for every member at every Saturday workout)
Free Saturday post-workout bagels from Brueggers Bagels.
MIT Jacket for Annual Members ($80 MSRP)
MIT exclusive gear check at the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon. No waiting in line to drop off or pick up your gear!
Free customized training schedule upon request.
Columbus boasts some of the best running events in the country, and the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon is the best of the best. Join us as we train like champions, race like champions and celebrate like champions!
Join MIT and train with hundreds of other runners and walkers just like you! We're celebrating 15 years of MIT in 2016 with over 2.9 million miles logged by our participants!!!
Our fully supported training workouts on Saturdays and Wednesdays are complete with water/Gatorade stops along the routes and post-workout recovery food. On site athletic trainer provided by OhioHealth.
Fleet Feet Sports Columbus and New Balance are proud partners with MIT.
With our 13 marathon and half marathon pace groups, there is a speed suited for every participant - whether this is your first marathon or you're trying to qualify for the Boston Marathon.
Whether you are a couch-potato, walker, casual jogger, or marathon veteran, the MIT program is the most enjoyable, most inspiring, and most efficient way to get in the best shape of your life.
Since 2001, our participants have logged over 2.7 million miles!
Program began in 2000, with 90 participants and 4 coaches
Approx. 6,000 runners and walkers have participated since 2000
Summer 2015 program had over 1000 participants and 80 coaches - of all ability levels.
Everyone fits in with MIT!