National marathon training organization launches Georgetown chapter, invites all fitness levels to join

USA FIT Georgetown is now open for registration. (Courtesy USA FIT)
USA FIT Georgetown is now open for registration. (Courtesy USA FIT)

USA FIT Georgetown is now open for registration. (Courtesy USA FIT)

USA FIT Georgetown is slated to launch Aug. 22 and is part of USA FIT, a national marathon training organization that has existed for over 30 years.

The goal-oriented training program caters to both new and experienced runners and walkers in a fun, friendly, non-intimidating environment, chapter founder George Creel said.



The program offers training schedules for the 3M Half Marathon and Austin Half Marathon with coach-led and coach-supported Saturday long runs. There are also educational seminars on important training; nutritional and racing information; informative newsletters; and social group events, such as after-training breakfasts, happy hours and more, Creel said.

USA FIT Georgetown is now open for registration. www.usafit.com/georgetownfit

By Sally Grace Holtgrieve
Sally Grace Holtgrieve solidified her passion for news during her time as Editor-in-Chief of Christopher Newport University's student newspaper, The Captain's Log. She started her professional career at The Virginia Gazette and moved to Texas in 2015 to cover government and politics at The Temple Daily Telegram. She started working at Community Impact Newspaper in February 2018 as the Lake Travis-Westlake reporter and moved into the role of Georgetown editor in June 2019.


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