The short answer is...probably. But you do have some flexibility when it comes to when and how far you actually run.By Megan Harrington
The marathon is running's most sought-after goal. Find 26.2 training tips, advice, plans and much more. View the Marathon Training Schedule for Beginners to get ready for your first race.
Marathon Training Articles
Give us an oval track and a handful of the top runners in the world pushing the boundaries of what's possible, and we'll tune in every time.By Michael Nystrom
If you're aiming for a certain finishing time or are gearing up for a PR, joining a pace group can help you stay on track and give you a needed mentalBy Megan Harrington
If you're ready to combine indoor cycling with running, consider this your howto guide!By Megan Harrington
Because you shouldn't clean and jerk in shoes designed for a marathon.By Michael Nystrom
It's the perfect time to invest in a new pair of shoes. That's where this guide comes in handy.By ACTIVE.com
What paces will improve your fitness? Is there such as thing as "too slow" on easy days?By Megan Harrington
These are all items your runner will actually use, and cost $50 or less.By ACTIVE.com
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