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La Half Marathon Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for La Half Marathon.

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

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

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

''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

Moving Forward with the Run/Walk Training Method

I started running as a way to lose weight, get fit and most of all to prove to my 6th grade P.E. teacher that I could run. Once I ran my first race, I was hooked. I love the challenge of running, and although not every run is joyful, running is my pa...  Read more

Lost 4 stone in 4 and a half months, changed my li
Updated 2/24/2015 6:43:45 AM

Lost 4 stone in 4 and a half months, changed my life around and my family and friends are too jealous to pay me a compliment or boost my self esteem, feeling quite angry and tired... (mainly tired due to many spin classes) but disappointed mostly......  Read more

Have lost 30 pounds since oct. Half way to first g
Updated 2/13/2015 7:33:14 PM

Have lost 30 pounds since oct. Half way to first goal. What is most exciting is even though I can't really "notice" yet, other people are....Very encouraging...  Read more

Question about half cup/8oz. Drynor liquid?
Updated 2/12/2015 10:19:40 PM

I have a basic question about a recipe measurement. It requires 8oz. Of sour cream for a noodle casserole. Is this a wet weight like a measuring cup or is this a scale weight. thanks for any info....  Read more

So I kinda fell off for the last week and a half s
Updated 2/12/2015 8:43:01 PM

So I kinda fell off for the last week and a half since I had oral surgery, but my tooth is finally feeling better and I am going to get myself back on track!...  Read more

Haven't had sex in 4 and half months because of ba
Updated 2/11/2015 11:56:12 AM

Haven't had sex in 4 and half months because of bacterial vaginosis. Went to doctor and took all the pills but it didn't help....  Read more

Have a goal!

Set a goal. I use marathons (half marathons, 5 or 10 k's) to motivate me to exercise. The goal is not to "win," but to DO IT. I just finished the LA Marathon on March 21st. 7 hours, 1 minute and 23 seconds! 7 hours of steady 16-minute miles. An...  Read more

Treadmill selection! NordicTrack A2750 PRO


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

Poll: Should Slow Runners Be Allowed to Run Marathons, Too?

A few months ago a college cross-country track coach from New Rochelle College in New York sent shock waves through the running community when she was quoted in a New York Times article stating anyone finishing a marathon in 6 hours or more was takin...  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