Marathon Training

Ready for 26.2? You've Come to the Right Place

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

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Why You Should Utilize Fartlek Training

Too often runners who are base training fail to do any type of work to remind the body how to change gears and engage different muscle fiber.

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How Important Are Biomechanics to Runners

Biomechanics is the science and study of movement. Learn the four main areas runners can focus on improving without eliminating individual idiosyncras

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Jason Fitzgerald
 

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