Training Support

We are here to help you get ready for The Overnight. Get registered today and you can find the resources below in Walker Central to start building your Overnight community.  

  • Detailed 16-Week or 19-Week Training Schedule
     
  • Training Walk Leader Guide
     
  • Training Walk Waiver (for Training Walk Leaders)
     

Weekly E-Training Guide

Weekly emails will be sent out 19-weeks prior to each walk and will include a weekly training schedule, excercise/stretch suggestions, and details on upcoming Training Walks.

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Training Walks

Our volunteer-led Training Walks are scheduled throughout the season in locations all across the country. Walkers of all fitness levels are welcome. We need volunteers like you to organize Training Walks in your area. 

Upcoming Training Walks

Please note that all walks are listed in Eastern Standard Time on the calendar. Click here for a full calendar of all upcoming walks.

California Training Walks

Date: Sunday, May 26th, 2019
Start Time: 10:00am PDT
Start Location: Lake Chabot Regional Park, 17600 Lake Chabot Rd, Castro Valley, CA 94546
Start Location Details: Park entrance, next to the wooden Lake Chabot Regional Park sign. Wear your Overnight T-Shirt so we can spot you. 
Route Description: We will hike around the lake for 2.5 miles and then walk back to our starting point. Bring water. Path may be muddy. 
Terrain/Level: Some hills
Distance: 5 miles in total. Estimate to take 1 hour and 40 minutes. 
Notes: Please no pets on this walk. I'll be wearing my Overnight t-shirt plus a green jacket. Please text me the day before so I know how many people to expect.
Training Walk Leader: Deanna Madge-Castillo
Phone Number: 510-387-7460

Date: Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
Start Time: 10:00am PDT
Start Location: Lake Chabot Regional Park, 17600 Lake Chabot Rd, Castro Valley, CA 94546
Start Location Details: Park entrance, next to the wooden Lake Chabot Regional Park sign. Wear your Overnight T-Shirt so we can spot you. 
Route Description: We will hike around the lake for 2.5 miles and then walk back to our starting point. Bring water. Path may be muddy. 
Terrain/Level: Some hills
Distance: 5 miles in total. Estimate to take 1 hour and 40 minutes. 
Notes: Please no pets on this walk. I'll be wearing my Overnight t-shirt plus a green jacket. Please text me the day before so I know how many people to expect.
Training Walk Leader: Deanna Madge-Castillo
Phone Number: 510-387-7460

Massachusetts Training Walks

Date: Saturday, May 25th, 2019
Start Time: 8:00AM EDT
Start Location: Castle Island, 2010 William J Day Blvd., Boston, MA 02127
Start Location Details: Meet at Sullivan's. 
Route Description: Flat course. Walking around the 1.5 mile loop a few times. 
Terrain/Level: Flat
Distance: 5-6 miles
Notes: Can bring pets, kids, strollers, water bottles, wear Overnight shirt. Email or text to RSVP. 
Training Walk Leader: Linda Houley
Phone Number: 508-397-2861
Email: lindyh25@gmail.com

 

Texas Training Walks

Date: Monday, May 27th, 2019
Start Time: 8:30am CDT
Start Location: 652 Redbud Blvd, McKinney, TX 75069
Start Location Details: We will meet in the northwest corner of the parking lot of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church
Terrain/Level: Some hills
Distance: 8 miles
Notes: We will walk rain or shine. I will be wearing my Overnight shirt. If you bring your dog, please be prepared to clean up after him/her. We will provide water, please bring your own water bottles. The walk can be shortned or lengthened depending on the Walkers. 
Training Walk Leader: Wendy Long
Phone: 214-250-7705
Email: wendyelong95@gmail.com

Date: Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Start Time: 8:30am CDT
Start Location: 652 Redbud Blvd, McKinney, TX 75069
Start Location Details: We will meet in the northwest corner of the parking lot of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church
Terrain/Level: Some hills
Distance: 8 miles
Notes: We will walk rain or shine. I will be wearing my Overnight shirt. If you bring your dog, please be prepared to clean up after him/her. We will provide water, please bring your own water bottles. The walk can be shortned or lengthened depending on the Walkers. 
Training Walk Leader: Wendy Long
Phone: 214-250-7705
Email: wendyelong95@gmail.com

Date: Saturday, June 8th, 2019
Start Time: 8:30am CDT
Start Location: 652 Redbud Blvd, McKinney, TX 75069
Start Location Details: We will meet in the northwest corner of the parking lot of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church
Terrain/Level: Some hills
Distance: 8 miles
Notes: We will walk rain or shine. I will be wearing my Overnight shirt. If you bring your dog, please be prepared to clean up after him/her. We will provide water, please bring your own water bottles. The walk can be shortned or lengthened depending on the Walkers. 
Training Walk Leader: Wendy Long
Phone: 214-250-7705
Email: wendyelong95@gmail.com