Dana Klein   True Potential Running

We cater to athletes of all ages and experience levels. We specialize in customized training plans and personalized running coaching.



My name is Dana Klein, and I am a certified RRCA, USATF, VDOT 02, and Galloway Run/Walk/Run Coach. I have been a runner for 28+ years and truly have a passion for running and helping others reach their goals. I am a minivan driving Momma with three little ones who understands the struggle for finding balance and joy in life and running.

Running Highlights:
5 Marathons, 16 Half Marathons, 100+ 10K, 5K and other races. Ran competitively starting in junior high through college and beyond. Ran before kids, while pregnant, between kids, and while juggling three little ones.

Why Do I Run:
It is a part of me. I run to get better, stay competitive, find peace and be an example for my kids.

What Kind Of Coach Are You:
Honest and encouraging. I have had good, great, decent and awful races. I have been there and can help you through all the highs and lows of running.

Favorite Quote:
Be You.


Chicago, IL
United States

Preferred Athlete Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Group Coaching, Remote Coaching, Strength Training, Nutrition

Sport Types

Running, High School Cross Country, Collegiate Cross Country




Chicago, IL
United States