Training for a Half Marathon

Learn how to get ready for your race.

7 Great GPS Watches for Running
Owning a running watch is the next best thing to having a personal coach. Runners’ watches that are GPS enabled go the extra mile by giving you the ability to track a number of vital statistics, including distance ran and pace. For outdoor runs, a GPS enabled watch is... Read more

Quote: Jesse Owens

Uncategorized February 26, 2014 0

I always loved running…it was something you could do by yourself, and under your own power. You could go in any direction, fast or slow as you wanted, fighting the wind if you felt like it, seeking out new sights just on the strength of your feet and the... Read more
Most people run a race to see who is fastest. I run a race to see who has the most guts. Read more
5 Training Tips for Your First Half Marathon
A half marathon tests your mental strength as much as it does your physical strength and each part of the marathon requires a specific mental approach. If you’ve raced a 5K or 10K before and you believe you’re ready to attempt a half marathon, you could use a few... Read more
Half Marathon Recovery Guide
A half marathon race is something that you will put tremendous time and effort in to, when you are preparing for your race. If you have run them several times in the past, you know what it takes; for first time runners, who have put in several months of... Read more
11 Mistakes You Could Be Making in Your Half Marathon Training
Let’s face it: training to run 13.1 miles is no easy thing, especially if you have never covered this distance before. There are many different approaches to half marathon training and no clear “right” or “wrong” way to approach it. There are a lot of variables, but it’s also... Read more

Welcome

Uncategorized February 8, 2014 0

Hello and welcome to TrainingForHalfMarathon.org. As you might have guessed, this site is under construction. When we’re fully up and running, you’ll find plenty of resources for learning how best to train for a half marathon. Look here soon for half marathon guides, pace calculators, training schedules and more. Read more