The Running Center, a certified WBE (woman-owned business enterprise) was founded in New York City in 1999 by professional running coach and fitness/wellness entrepreneur, Mindy Solkin, who has coached 12,000 runners since 1992. In 2017, The Running Center expanded its business to Philadelphia, bringing a wealth of running, fitness, and wellness knowledge to the City of Brotherly Love & Sisterly Affection.TRC_nopatch.png

We offer in-person and online coaching for groups and individuals. Our programs are geared to all levels―whether you are a beginner who is taking your first step out the door―or an experienced marathoner looking to improve your performance.

Our TRC Training System is the ultimate system of running success which includes the 12 components that will teach you, train you, and inspire you to reach your goals and become the runner you want to be.


Group Training in Run it Off, an eight-week program for women who want to run off body weight, stress, anxiety, and any other issues.

Private Training
is offered with our one-of-a-kind running form analysis and corrective exercises created by Coach Mindy called Runditioning™, for improved performance and injury prevention. Contact us about group classes too.

an awesome class that combines treadmill running with Runditioning™ exercises. Contact us to find out how you can bring this class to your health club or fitness facility.

The Philly Fit Tour,
a combination of an outdoor walking/fitness workout while getting a guided tour of Philadelphia. Great for visitors to the city, and fun for locals too.