Half Marathon Specific Workouts

Week 6:

Threshold run:
1- to 2-mile warm-up
6 miles at HM pace
1- to 2-mile cooldown

Speed endurance:
1- to 2-mile warm-up
6 x 1 mile at 10 seconds slower than 10K pace with 60 seconds rest
1-mile cooldown

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Long run:
6 miles easy

Half Marathon Specific Workouts for Advanced Runners

Week 1:

Threshold run:
2-mile warm-up
4 x 2 miles at goal HM pace with 4 minutes rest
1-mile cooldown

Long run:
16-mile long run with miles 12 to 15 (3 miles) at 10 seconds slower than goal HM pace

Week 2:

Threshold run:
2-mile warm-up
6 miles at goal HM pace
1-mile cooldown

Speed endurance:
2-mile warm-up
7 x 1 mile at 10 seconds slower than 10K pace with 60 seconds rest
1-mile cooldown

Long run:
10 to 12 miles easy

Week 3:

Threshold run:
2-mile warm-up
8-mile cut down (start at MP and drop 10 seconds per mile)
1-mile cooldown

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Long run:
16-miles long; starting at mile 10, complete 7 x 90-second surges at 5K pace with 5 minutes easy between

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