About Coach Braz

After serving as a club coach for 17 years, Fernando Braz launched Going the Distance (GTD) in January of 2009.


GTD is a coaching service for runners who want to improve their running at any level, for cross-country runners who want a highly focused summer conditioning program, and for athletes in all sports who want a summer conditioning program.

For runners, GTD provides year-round coaching for all levels.

His coaching philosophy is to develop the…

Average Runner
into a Good Runner
Good Runner
into a Great Runner

Great Runner

Coach Braz’s coaching programs have resulted in dramatic racing improvements and personal bests for his athletes.

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