Marathons in the RUN717 Area

Here is a list of marathons within driving distance in the South Central Pennsylvania area. Let me know if you know of any additional races that should be added. Would you like some guidance on how to pick a marathon? Read my post for some tips: How to Pick a Marathon George Washington Birthday MarathonContinue reading “Marathons in the RUN717 Area”

How to Pick a Marathon

Are you overwhelmed with choosing a  marathon? It’s no wonder because there are over 800 marathons in the US alone, according to Running in the USA. How do you go about choosing the right race for you? Here are some things to consider: WHEN: Narrow down your race date first. If you can’t pick aContinue reading “How to Pick a Marathon”

Recovery – 8 Weeks Until Boston

There are eight weeks until the Boston Marathon and we are in the heart of training. Weekly mileage is increasing, long runs are growing, and cumulative fatigue is making speed work even more challenging. All the hard work is stress on your body. The better your recovery, the harder you can train. If you haven’tContinue reading “Recovery – 8 Weeks Until Boston”