Half Marathon

How To Run A Faster Half Marathon

If your experience of running a half marathon for the first time was anything like mine, you are itching to be able to do it again! But you probably want to do it faster than before. Whether you’re preparing for your second half marathon or your ...

Half Marathon Tapering – How To Prepare For Your Fastest Half

Let's say you're in the position today that I was in a couple of years ago. Just a few weeks before my first half marathon. Even if you’ve gotten advice from running friends and have run other shorter distances before, it’s a bit intimidating, ...

Half Marathon Recovery: How To Come Back Faster and Stronger

Whether you are approaching your first half marathon or your 50th, it’s focusing on recovery is just as important as finishing. Proper recovery lets you get back to running as soon as possible. Ideally, you'll do this in a way that is going to be ...

How To Fuel For Your First Half Marathon

As someone who just ran her first half marathon in May, I know how much time I spent talking to friends and reading articles about fueling properly so that I could perform at the highest level possible. In this article, we’ll cover just that—how ...

What Is A Good Half-Marathon Time for Beginners?

If you’re about to run your first half-marathon, like I am in a month, you may be wondering what a good half-marathon time is for beginners. Like many aspects of running, it varies greatly by individual. If you’re in pretty good shape already, ...

10 Best Half Marathons in the United States

Looking to take a "runcation"? A half marathon might just be the perfect distance to satisfy that race craving along with an awesome vacation. Half marathons are usually big races, so you'll really feel like you are at an event. But at the ...

How to Train for a Half Marathon on a Treadmill

If you’re planning to run a half marathon in the spring like I am, you’re going to have to train in the cold winter months. If you live in the North like I do, you’re not going to be able to run outside on days when the weather is frigid, snowy, or ...

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