Keeping Up with Marathon Training Blog

The Keeping Up with Marathon Training blog is my "running diary" about marathon training.

The highlights:

  • It keeps you up to date with any new additions to the site that you might otherwise miss out on. (Like the new pace calculator!)
  • Gives little tips and tidbits on how to enhance your marathon training.
  • Keeps you up with the running world and whose making history!

To subscribe to Marathon Training blog click on the orange "RSS" button. No need to give your email. It will then give you specific instructions.

Or click on the Google, My Yahoo!, My MSN or Bloglines if you have a personalized homepage there. They will tell you what you need to do.

You can also sign up for my ezine which has marathon tips and tidbits not found on this site.

Let the Keeping up with Marathon Training blog come to your world!

Keep Running!

I'd love to send you my FREE 26-page Step by Step Guide on How to Train for a Marathon!

How to find and train for your marathon pace goal

The best way to check against hitting the wall is to know, train, and then execute your marathon at your goal minutes per mile marathon pace. Let’s talk about how to do all of this!

Continue reading "How to find and train for your marathon pace goal"

8 Things You Can Do to Renew Your Running Motivation!

Even the most enthusiastic of runners can hit a dry spell and just not feel that into their running. Here are 8 quick things that you can do to get your running motivation back!

Continue reading "8 Things You Can Do to Renew Your Running Motivation!"

Hill Sprints (Best add-on sprint training a runner can do!)

Hill sprints are one of the best running workouts a runner can do. No matter if you are a beginner or intermediate runner, you can add these on to your runs, build slowly and see strength and injury reducing results!

Continue reading "Hill Sprints (Best add-on sprint training a runner can do!)"

Nutrition for Runners: Half Marathon vs Marathon Diet

Nutrition for runners should always depend on the goals for that runner. If you are planning on running a half marathon your nutrition will look different than if you are running a full marathon. Here are the differences!

Continue reading "Nutrition for Runners: Half Marathon vs Marathon Diet"

3 Long Run Training Workouts to Help You Reach Your Marathon Time Goal

Everyone knows that the long run training scheduled in your marathon plan is the meat and potatoes of your entire training. However, if you want to reach a marathon time goal, you will want to incorporate all 3 of these long run workouts!

Continue reading "3 Long Run Training Workouts to Help You Reach Your Marathon Time Goal"

High Protein Foods for Runners

If you are training for a half or full marathon, your highest macronutrient source that you are consuming should be carbohydrates. However you need high protein foods especially after those long runs to aid in muscle recovery and growth! Here is a list of protein sources!

Continue reading "High Protein Foods for Runners"

An Easy Meal Prep Routine for Runners

Incorporating an easy meal prep routine into your week will keep you accountable and more likely to stick to your healthy eating goals during the week. Here is what my meal prepping routine looked like this summer.

Continue reading "An Easy Meal Prep Routine for Runners"

Marathon Training: How Long Should your Longest Run be?

There are so many conflicting views on how long your longest marathon training run should be before race day. Here is what I have learned throughout the years of running and training marathoners.

Continue reading "Marathon Training: How Long Should your Longest Run be?"

Benefits of Running - The Top 11

There are too many reasons why I love running but here are my top favorite benefits of running that I am using to make the case as to why running is the best!

Continue reading "Benefits of Running - The Top 11"

12 Postpartum Running Tips from a Mom of 3

Postpartum running can bring along a host of questions and after having 3 babies and running throughout the postpartum period I want to share my best tips and tricks to make it easier for you during this phase of your running life!

Continue reading "12 Postpartum Running Tips from a Mom of 3"


New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.