13 Tips to Run a Strong First Marathon

There's nothing in the world like running your first marathon. It's filled with the mystery of a great novel and the nerves of your first day of school. Or as my family once told me, "that's a long way to drive in your car, let alone run!"

The key to running a strong first marathon is to remember the three "P's": Preparedness, Patience and Perseverance.

Here are 13 tips to help you run your best first marathon.

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