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2011 Marathon Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for 2011 Marathon.

10 Signs You're Watching Too Much Television

Many people claim that they don't have time to work out or cook healthy meals, yet they do find the time to park themselves in front of the TV. In fact, the average American watches 31.5 hours of TV per week, according to a 2010 Nielsen report. T...  Read more

Post-Marathon Recovery Tips

Running a marathon can be one of the greatest and most challenging experiences of your life.   I can’t say that I always love training for these races, but the feeling of accomplishment I experience when I cross the finish line is lik...  Read more

Charity Races Mix Fitness and Fundraising

Donkey basketball. A classic example of two words you’d never include in the same sentence let alone next to each other. Yet some of you may have heard of it nonetheless. Donkey basketball was an annual event that took place in my small souther...  Read more

''How I Became a Runner at Age 48''

Robin (KASHMIR) has been a member of SparkPeople since 2006. She has lost 95 pounds and is training for her first marathon. Robin Before Robin After What m...  Read more

The Importance of Setting Medium-Term Goals

So often we daydream and think of some far-off goal that we would like to achieve. "I want to play the guitar in a band," "I want to run a marathon", "I want to be better at my job," etc. It's not difficult at th...  Read more

Yeah! Ran a half marathon today. Feeling accomplis
Updated 11/14/2015 11:38:45 PM

Yeah! Ran a half marathon today. Feeling accomplished (and sore)!...  Read more

Marathon #6 completed today. And to think I start
Updated 11/8/2015 8:17:44 PM

Marathon #6 completed today. And to think I started this journey with Spark People 3 years ago....  Read more

Congrats on completing the half marathon! I hope y

Congrats on completing the half marathon! I hope you take another crack at the full and you finish it next time. I know you can do it! I envy you actually...I'm not allowed to run after a knee surgery, but wish I could do a marathon now....  Read more

Just attempted to run a marathon just
Updated 11/7/2015 11:25:35 PM

Just attempted to run a marathon just over 18 miles and then was too far behind the pacer to finish. HOWEVER I feel I still earned the medal since I did over a half marathon today! :) just felt the need to share this :)...  Read more

I started my weightloss/hslf Marathon training jou
Updated 11/3/2015 6:53:33 AM

I started my weightloss/hslf Marathon training journey in March this year, and I can officially say, I ran 2 half Marathons and I'm down 16 lbs and I have now signed up for Grandmas Marathon in Duluth, MN in June! 39 lbs to go to get to my goal!...  Read more

Elizabeth Taylor RIP

When people say, "She has everything", I've got one answer - I haven't had tomorrow. ~ Elizabeth Taylor...  Read more

"Heavy" Episodes

I love to exercise while watching Episode "Heavy". Indeed, the motivational in losing weight and changing lifestyle....  Read more

Half Marathon

Curious about HMs or love them already? Trying to lose weight or improve nutrition while training? Comfortable with the 10K or 10M distance? Join the team, swap concerns, and share race reports!...  Read more

SparkPeople Members Take on Vegas

It's hard to believe just ten short months ago SparkPeople runners and walkers traveled from all over the country to run the first of many races in 2010. We all met in New Orleans to run in the Mardi Gras Rock N Roll Marathon and Half-Marathon at the...  Read more

Who Dat Sparkers Take on the Mardi Gras Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half-Marathon

Wow, what an incredible weekend it was spending time in New Orleans with fourteen SparkPeople Members and their friends and family. You cannot even begin to imagine the excitement we were all experiencing as we made our trek from all over the c...  Read more

My June 2011 Marathon Slowest but proudest.

It has been over a month since I completed the Casper marathon. My goal was to finish and I DID! With that said, considering the training I did and the time I thought I could complete it in, I was disappointed but still proud. Here's why. ...  Read more