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Meet Coach Bob

Coach Bob Mittleman is a USATF Level One certified coach, McMillian Running Certified Coach, Training Peaks Certified Level 2 coach, holds a NASM certification in personal training, senior fitness and endurance training and is a certified Level 2.  


Currently, he is heading up the running programs at St. Dominic’s High School in Oyster Bay, NY. He is the head coach for their X-country teams, the winter track teams, and the spring track teams. Under his tutelage, the teams won the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Catholic High School Small School Championships.

In addition to coaching at St. Dominic’s, Bob has been coaching runners since 2005, using an online platform by creating customized plans based on goals, abilities, past experiences, etc. His clients reside all over the country, whether it be California, Iowa, New Hampshire, New York, or Virginia, and even extend as far as Australia. He’s worked with runners training for distances ranging from 400 meters to a full marathon.

Bob is an award winning 9 time marathon runner, with a personal best of 3:07 at the Chicago Marathon (at the age of 40), and is a top competitor on the local running circuit.

Bob has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Long Island Business News, Newsday, Southampton press and interviewed on 

WLIE radio

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  • “Coach Bob set me up for my first 5k and I had a blast training!”– Ann J.

  • “Thank you for helping me p.r. at the Sunken Meadow 5k this fall" - Lucas K.

  • “My training has changed for the better thanks to Coach”– Scott G.

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