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Marathon Training Going the Distance – Week 9 So this coming week is the big one & it’s all about going the distance, the 20 mile run! Here’s the training plan for the week with Sunday being the challenging day. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Week 9 Rest

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Fartlek Training My Gym Fitness Blog
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Fartlek Training Since running the Brighton Marathon last year I’ve shied away from my running training, as some of you might be aware running that kind of distance the pain & aching that is involved before, during & definitely after tends to put you off doing anymore running for a while!

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Marathon Training Endurance
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We’re now going to be getting into some serious distance & prep for race day so this week is all about Marathon Training Endurance.  You should have done up-to or around the Half Marathon distance (13 Miles) & now after a week of relatively light training it’s time to push yourself

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Wakeboarding with Spogo My Gym Fitness Blog
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Wakeboarding with Spogo. Last May I was invited by spogo to see if I would be interested in trying out some wakeboarding as well as SUP (Stand Up Paddle-board) with them. Having never tried either of these sports before so I jumped at the chance. Even more so when I

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Marathon Training Eating Right My Gym Fitness Blog
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Marathon Training Week 7 Eating Right So, how is your training going – please feed back anything (good or bad) in the comments section below or via our Facebook or my twitter account. Now on to this week, week 7 – Eating Right!   Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

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Marathon Training Half Marathon Week 6 My Gym Fitness Running Blog
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So we’re in Marathon Training Week 6 Half Marathon and training is now stepping up a pace & it’s time to start putting in the longer running distances. This Sunday will see the biggest challenge to date & that’s to jog a half marathon distance (13 miles or 21 km

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Marathon Training Keep on Running Week 5 My Gym Fitness Blog
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Marathon Training Keep on Running Week 5 Time is moving on and race day is starting to get closer, from something that was comfortingly months and months away to a goal that is now appearing on the horizon getting closer much quicker than you anticipated, and yes, I am talking

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Marathon Training Essential Exercises Week 4 My Gym Fitness Running Blog
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Marathon Training Essential Exercises Week 4 This week I’m going to focus on the essential warming up and cooling down exercises, now that the running we are doing will become longer and more frequent in the coming weeks it really is important to get into the habit of doing these

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Marathon Training Week 3 My Gym Fitness Running Blog
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Marathon Training Week 3 Training is already under way, so find below the training plan for this week. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Week 3 Rest 30 min run Rest 30 min run incl. 8×30 sec sprints Rest 35 min run 1hr jog   The weather seems to

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Countdown to a Marathon - The Long Road Ahead My Gym Fitness Blog
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Countdown to a Marathon The Long Road Ahead So it’s time to get serious about training for the Marathon & with just 12 weeks to go I’ve got a lot of work to do. If, like me, you’re planning on running a race this spring and being honest haven’t done

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