About Us

RunTogether will provides a friendly environment for anyone who wants to run at any level from basic fitness training through to competing in ultra marathons. There are a variety of running sessions each week and for newcomers we offer beginner courses (Couch to 5km) throughout the year.    

All ages are welcome  from 6 to 100,  we will provides a fun and social environment to meet new friends. Functions will be  held throughout the year and include social gatherings after running events, dinners and weekends away such as training weekends down south or to attend courses that target the HBF Run for a Reason, Chevron City to Surf and Perth Running Festival.    

Our Objectives    

The main objective of RunTogether is to help and encourage runners to achieve their running goals. The coaches are very experienced all coming from running backgrounds. We offer group sessions led by qualified coaches. 

To join a group  Click Here   Group sessions will be  run on Monday, Wednesday, Friday evenings and Sunday morning. We also have morning runs on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.   

From time to time we run special sessions at a small cost to members and non-members focussing on specific aspects of running such as increasing your run speed, strength and endurance training as well as regular education nights with qualified guest speakers..

What You Get

I will provide members with many benefits:   -

  • A Running group that will keep you more motivated and give you confidence. 
  • Improvements in  your running technique, speed and endurance with training sessions led by WA's most qualified coaches. 
  • A safer running environment with other runners. 
  • Keep you up to date with events  
  • Get discounts from various suppliers who support our group.  
  • Meeting new people and make new friends.  
  • Discover parts of Western Australia you have never seen before.  
  • Receive advice and tips from experienced runners and coaches  
  • Improve your running knowledge with our regular education evenings  
  • Join in social activities and training camps    
  • A structured/realistic and challenging training program.
  • Goal setting 
  • The ability to contact me via email or phone as often as you wish.
  • Dietary advice 
  • Running technique evaluation 

I will develop a training program taking into consideration your current fitness level, the type of training you’ve recently involved and set you on a path to achieve your goals. 

To sign up involves two steps

  1. Submit payment (To register Click Here)
  2. Complete Sign Up form (This will be emailed too you)

Shane Ellis - Head Coach

I have been involved in athletics for 42 years as a junior and senior athlete that competed nationally and internationally. I have competed in everything from 100m to half marathon. I have been coaching for over 20 years in all events from 100m to Marathon and participants from 5 to 60 plus. I have also been involved in strength and conditioning for track and field athletes, Hockey, Netball and Bobsled teams. 

I am a qualified Sports Scientist and I am a  level 4 IAAF Senior Coach, Advanced Level 2 Recreational Running Coach and Level 1 Strength and Conditioning Coach. 

I am also the accredited coaching course presenter for all recreational and athletic coaching courses in Western Australia. So I am the Coach of the Coaches. 

I have coached athletes from recreational runners to international athletes racing at World Cross Country Championships, World Athletic Championships and World Masters Athletic Championshpis.