Discover The Solution To Your Biggest Marathon Training Challenge (Even if You’ve Looked Everywhere and Haven’t Been Able to Find an Answer!)
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Discover The Solution To Your Biggest Full & 1/2 Marathon Training Challenge (Even if You’ve Looked Everywhere and Haven’t Been Able to Find an Answer!)
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Marathon training schedule

I Need More Information On How To Train For My Race

I want to get faster or need help training for my first marathon, I need More Training Information

How to stay motivated during training

Help Me Stay Motivated To Continue Training

I have an upcoming race, but I’m having a hard time staying on my plan. I need help Staying Motivated

Marathon training workouts for busy people

Don't Have Much Time

I’m really busy. Can I get some workouts for people who Don’t Have Much Time

Featured Section #1 – Injury Prevention

4 Great Ways To Avoid Running Injuries

Last year when I surveyed hundreds of runners who visit middleagemarathoner.com, to no surprise, I found that injuries were the biggest obstacle faced by middle age runners. Coach Greg McMillan is currently conducting his own survey and he shared with me that his...

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Featured Section #2 – Marathon Training

2018 Fall Marathon Guide

Typically marathoners perform best when they run in cooler (40-55 degrees (F)) temps. For many runner's their best chance to have a good time is with a Fall Marathon. Use this Fall Marathon Guide to select a race & follow the numerous links for valuable training...

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Featured Section #3 – Staying Motivated

How to Start & Stick To A Training Plan

Your goal may be that you need to lose some weight or perhaps you want to qualify for Boston. Oftentimes many people fail to achieve their goals not because they lack talent, but because they can't stay motivated to train and they ultimately quit. I've coached a few...

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How successful distance runners stay motivated

It's hard to stay motivated for months to train for a long race like a 1/2 or full marathon. This is why it's a fantastic achievement to complete a race. In this article, I will show you some proven strategies used with other middle age runners that will keep you...

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Featured Section #4 – Training for Busy Runners

Finding Time to Run Really Means Making Time

For many runners, one of the most common challenges impeding their ability to train for a long race such as a 10k or especially a marathon, is simply finding the time to workout.  Following are some tips that my clients use to make running and exercising a habit. If...

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5 Marathon Training Tips for Busy Professionals

Marathon training can be difficult for professionals with commitments like weekly travel and 10+ hour work days. If you add family commitments that fill nights and weekends, it may seem that it’s nearly impossible to complete a 12-20 week marathon training plan. I...

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Featured Section #5 – Nutrition for Runners

Sweating the Small Stuff: Electrolytes

 By Nuun Guest Blogger Jesse Kropelnicki of The Core Diet. Even if you have never had a “cramping problem” in the past, neglecting electrolytes in training and racing could be compromising your results. Just like you wouldn’t wait until you were dehydrated to drink...

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Nutrition Tips for Runners

Why is nutrition so critical to my success as a runner?  Fortunately, my wife is a registered dietitian.  She helps me maintain the proper balance of foods to help me thrive as a fit, healthy person.   Although I see so many overweight and out of condition people,...

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Featured Section #6 – Product Reviews

Why I switched from Garmin to Polar M400

Middleagemarathoner.com may earn affiliate commissions from the shopping links included on this page. These commissions do not affect how we test, rate or review products. To find out more, read our complete terms of use. The sample for this review was provided...

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How to recover quickly and feel energized

What’s the best way to recover from a hard workout?  If you’re training for an upcoming race, the need to quickly recover from your latest hard workout so you can get on to the next one is very important. Proper nutrition, light stretching and a hot shower are not...

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