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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Is Trail Running the New Marathon?

While statistics show that road race participation continues to decline from its peak in 2014, trail racing is growing faster than ever.

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5 Phases of Stress Fracture Recovery

Stress fractures can take weeks or months to heal. This five-phase recovery plan will get you back on the roads without setbacks.

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