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5 Items That Can Help You Complete Your First Ultramarathon

Though most runners find the 26.2-mile marathon a thoroughly challenging distance, there is an incredible subset of runners who are driven by the need...

By: Anna Johansson

4 Simple Tips to Crush Your New Year's Resolutions

The New Year is fast approaching and already there is talk from people who are making weight loss and fitness new years resolutions. Unfortunately many...

By: Roger Lockridge

30 Tips For Dominating the Last 60 Days of Your Marathon Training

You're so close, yet so far. You've worked hard to get here, but the toughest road lies ahead. The last few weeks of a marathon training plan are in ...

By: Brian Sabin

3 Reasons Why Runners Need to Lift Weights

Attention Runners! You need to lift! Runners, we need to talk. You, and yes, even myself have had the same thought. "I don't need to do any strength...

By: Chris Cooper

What Every Athlete Can Learn From Ironman Record Holder Craig Alexander

A 2.4-mile swim. A 112-mile bike ride. A 26.2-mile marathon run. Just listing the components of an Ironman Triathlon can be enough to make ...

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in marathon

MARATHON BASICS: Speed Training Techniques You Need

Get a primer on how you can use Intervals, Tempo Runs and other techniques to improve your top-end speed while training to run 26.2 miles.

MARATHON BASICS: 4 Rules for Getting to the Start Line Healthy

Training to run 26.2 miles takes a toll on your body. Here are four ways you can avoid injury as the weeks wear on.

MARATHON BASICS: How to Conquer the Long Run

Few things are more intimidating than a training plan that says you have to run 18 or 20 miles this Sunday. But fear not. Follow these guidelines and you'll be able to safely go the distance (and then some).

MARATHON BASICS: 6 Things to Know About Race Day

What you should (and shouldn't) do on the morning of your big event.

MARATHON BASICS: What to Eat as Race Day Nears

Think you need to be carbo-loading all week before your big race? Think again. Angela Altier of Fleet Feet Cleveland shows you a better way.