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Marathon Training Plan

Posted Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 11:57 am GMT -5 in Marathons, Running

I haven’t really followed a formal marathon training plan since I ran my first one a long, long time ago. I saw this one, though, in a recent Runner’s World magazine and decided I’d give it a try.

The plan gives me Mondays and Thursday off, which is usually when I commute, so that’s perfect. The long runs stay on Sundays, but I can swap those to Saturday as needed and I’m sure I’ll throw in some mountain bike and golf cross-training too.

More on my target fall race once I get things firmed up…

Originally published by DK on July 17, 2012 at 11:57 am

One Response to “Marathon Training Plan”

  1. Week One Training Report Says:

    […] one of the Runner’s World training guide that I mentioned here is now in the books. The 25 miles seemed pretty light, but I don’t want to rush things and […]

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