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Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Form

One of the things I feel like I have worked the hardest on this training period is form. When I first started running I was an...

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Action Plan

So, I figured after this race I would either hate running for a while or want to do another. Well, I have already found my second marathon:...

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Junk Miles

I didn’t have great cross-country coaches either in high school or college. For both, it seemed cross country was an afterthought, so we...

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Advice Round-up

I’ve found disclosing my race training status to friends and acquaintances is a lot like telling people you’re going to do natural...

OKC Memorial Marathon

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Race Recap

Well, I did it! I am a marathoner! While I didn’t reach my goal time, I am really happy with my race. Here’s the breakdown. Prep: The...

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Picking a training program

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Picking a Training Program

Picking a training program may be the hardest part about running a long-distance race like a half marathon or full marathon. That’s...

Marathon Taper Week

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Making the Transition to My First Marathon

What I love about running: Race deadlines keep me motivated. It’s cheap. I don’t need much equipment. You can do it anywhere. It’s...

Marathon Taper Week

Half Marathon to Full Marathon: Taper Week

I am now well into taper week 3, which has been pretty miserable. Here I am, having trained for months, and I don’t even want to run. I...