Luis Orta

Head Coach / CEO

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Luis Orta is a Rio 2016 Olympic marathoner. He graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Masters degree in Sports Administration/coaching. He also received a bachelors degree in International Commerce and a second one in Hispanic Studies from UK. Luis has four different coaching certifications: USATF Level II, RRCA, Lydiard and Vdot/Jack Daniels.

Luis has competed in over 20 international championships including 6 IAAF World Championships, Pan-American Games, Central American Games, South American Games and the Olympic Games of Rio 2016 representing his home country of Venezuela.

He is a 2:16:30 marathoner and currently holds the Venezuelan National Record in the Half Marathon with a time of 1:03:09 and the Road 10k with a time of 28:39.

Luis, with the help of our professional staff is always one click away to help you achieve your running goals in an organized, fun and healthy way in English or Spanish.

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Education

Luis Orta graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Masters in Sports Administration and Coaching. He also has a Bachelors degree in International commerce and a second one in Hispanic Studies, both from UK.

Luis has four different coaching certifications, and has helped over 150 athletes of all ability levels reach their Pb's. Luis is fluent both in English and Spanish.

Ready to train with Luis?

Browse our two available training plans and begin training with coach Luis today.

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