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Marathon - Wikipedia

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The marathon is a long-distance running event with an official distance of 42.195 kilometres .... The organisers decided on a course of 26 miles from the start at Windsor Castle to the royal ... Man...

3 Reasons Why You Should Not Run A Marathon | Competitor.com

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Sep 18, 2013 ... Interest in running a marathon is booming, but it might not always be in a ... 26.2- mile distance is quickly becoming the de facto goal for many ...

6 Rules to Determine How Many Miles a Week to Run | Runner's ...

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Jul 5, 2016 ... Whether you're planning to run a 5K, 10K, half marathon, or marathon, these rules will keep you fit and safe.

How Much Training Do You Need to Run a Half Marathon? | ACTIVE

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How much should you train if you want to run a good half marathon? ... to run 13.1 miles in training to be confident that you can finish the 13.1-mile race, yet you ...

How many miles is a marathon? | Reference.com

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A marathon involves running a total of 26.2 miles. Many marathons also offer a half marathon, which covers 13.1 miles. In many cases, those that complete the ...

Why is a marathon 26.2 miles? - Ask History

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Oct 29, 2014 ... The marathon may have ancient roots, but the foot race's official length of 26.2 miles wasn't established until the 20th century. The first ...

26 Reasons Not To Run A Marathon | The Huffington Post

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Oct 29, 2013 ... It's certainly an admirable feat to run 26.2 miles, but it's not for everyone. ... marathon runners can't fathom flooding their bodies with too much ...

Marathon Training Mileage: How Many Miles Should You Run Each ...

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I have also run 2 separate half-marathons as well (the last one being 10 days ago). So, I have a pretty good grasp on how many miles of training is required ...

Why Are Marathons 26.2 Miles Long? - Live Science

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Apr 19, 2010 ... As the 114th Boston Marathon goes down in the history books, here's a ... As many of these veterans will tell you, the first 26 miles are easy, ...

How many miles per week should I run training for a marathon?

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Running-Advice.com -- Marathon Running Information, Coaching and Advice ... I' m not sure how many miles a week I will need to be ready for this “Challenge”.

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How Many Miles Do You REALLY Have To Run In Training ...

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Jul 9, 2015 ... Much of it depends on your life schedule, how long you've been running, ... A 16- mile marathon tempo run in the middle of your high-mileage ...

How Far Is a Marathon? - Verywell

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Sep 26, 2016 ... Thinking about training for a marathon? Find out the distance of a marathon and how to train for a marathon.

Finding Your Optimal Mileage & Number of Days to Run

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Dec 30, 2015 ... Most runners assume that running more miles per week is always better. ... Therefore, rather than thinking in terms of how many miles you can or .... Running a spring marathon is a base that keeps on giving for the rest of the ...