Thank you for your interest in mentoring with Fleet Feet Poughkeepsie. We are a passionate group of individuals who love to help people reach their walking and running goals.
What is a Mentor?
A Mentor is an invaluable resource to our training program participants and an "on the road" representative of Fleet Feet Poughkeepsie. Mentors attend group workouts throughout a training program to provide support. Their main responsibilities include:
What are the Mentor requirements?
To be a mentor, you must be able to adhere to the following:
If you believe you would be an excellent mentor for a Fleet Feet training group, please fill out the form below.
All mentors will be required to complete mentor training, regardless of whether they have mentored before or not. The Mentor Training is a one hour session designed to enhance the Fleet Feet Training Programs for both our volunteers and our participants. The mentor training will be by application only and it will be free to selected participants. Our next mentor training sessions will be on Thursday 2/28/19 at 7pm and Saturday, 3/9/19 at 9am. You are also highly encouraged to attend our Training Group Informational Session on Sunday 3/3/19 at 10am.
Please review the information above regarding requirements and benefits before filling out the application.
All applications will be carefully reviewed and you will be notified shortly of its acceptance. Please note that completion of the mentor training does not automatically place you within a training group this season. We will evaluate the best fits possible for our coaches and current or upcoming training groups and reach out to each applicant individually.