Welcome to RunPro

The purpose of this site is to assist post-collegiate runners seeking to make the transition to professional running.  Our goal is to provide you with a comprehensive overview of what it takes and what is involved in becoming a professional distance runner competing on the track, roads, in cross country, and on trails/ultras.  By increasing the number of talented runners training at a high level - from the 800 meters, to the marathon, to Mountain Ultra Running - the U.S. will continue its growth of providing top performing athletes for both national and international competition.  Review our listing of RunPro Campers and see for yourself, that top collegiate runners have made the transition to the pro world and are now recognizable names in the top ten to twenyt of the sport in the U.S.


RunPro Camp

The purpose of the RunPro Camp is to provide an in-person experience to educate aspiring professional runners.  The camp provides attendees with the information, knowledge, and resources necessary to pursue a professional running career. The next RunPro Camp will be held July 16-18, 2020 in Arlington, VA.  Learn more about RunPro Camp including the application to attend, deadline to apply, funding provided by the RRCA, the schedule, and topics covered.

RunPro Camp Testimonials

“There was a great group of athletes and advisors at the 2013 RunPro Camp. I cannot even begin to count how many times I have thought back to things I learned that weekend as I have continued my running this year.”

Lauren Kleppin – 3rd Place Overall Female 2014 LA Marathon