I Want to Complete a Marathon This Year

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    What do I need to take note

    if I wan to train for a marathon ? Like the food ? My strategic in running a marathon ? What kind of training should I have ?
    Piger Piger
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2014

    Day Two

    Only the second day of traiing, but on track and feeling good.
    cuphalffull cuphalffull
    46-50, M
    Feb 19, 2008

    16 Weeks to Go

    With one more run scheduled for this week, I am nearly down to 15 weeks to go. Long runs are getting longer by 10 minutes each week, up to 1hr 30min this week. I am still enjoying the program, so far. It was pretty hot today, so I went through two bottles (usually only one...
    cuphalffull cuphalffull
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Mar 21, 2008

    Looking For the Next One...

    I completed my first maraton on July 6th - YAY! I beat my target time by a few mintues, and enjoyed a great recovery, a few days laters, I was fine. Now I am looking for my next marathon.  
    cuphalffull cuphalffull
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2008

    Last Rest

    Today was the last rest day in my current training program before I start my new program. I plan to run 17k tomorrow, then rest up over the weekend for a new start on Monday.
    cuphalffull cuphalffull
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Feb 14, 2008

    12 Weeks to Go

    8 weeks down, 12 to go :) This week has been about speed, with two interval sessions. I feel these two sessions have really helped me sort out my stride, finally! My long run today had to be cut short. It was to be 1' 45'', but family comittments meant it could only be 1...
    cuphalffull cuphalffull
    46-50, M
    Apr 15, 2008

    The Map

    The race organisers has just published the map for this years race, found at; http://www.mapmyrun.com/run/australia/gold-coast/213677205 It looks such a long way ,oh no, what have I done?
    cuphalffull cuphalffull
    46-50, M
    Apr 9, 2008
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