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Marathon Results Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Marathon Results.

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50 States, 50 Beautiful Races

Planning a racing road trip, or just daydreaming? If you're going to commit to training—and potentially traveling—for a race, it should be worth your time, money and sweat. We hand-picked some of the most scenic courses in the country...  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

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

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

Putting off weigh in, I'm too eager for the result
Updated 9/25/2016 1:32:45 PM

Putting off weigh in, I'm too eager for the results. Don't want to get disappointed and lose sight of my goal. I feel good, clothes fit better--trying not to let the number on the scale be the only thing that encourages me....  Read more

At first I seen results but I've gained 5 pounds b
Updated 9/20/2016 1:27:47 PM

At first I seen results but I've gained 5 pounds back. Guess I need to start exercising more. Has anyone heard of the "potato diet"? any pointers?...  Read more

New to this app. Hoping for great results.
Updated 9/19/2016 9:04:39 PM

New to this app. Hoping for great results....  Read more

1st beta results and 2nd beta draw tomorrow :) FX
Updated 9/18/2016 8:55:58 PM

1st beta results and 2nd beta draw tomorrow :) FX for great results...  Read more

This is my second day at this. Am looking forward to some good results in time. Hope every one else
Updated 9/17/2016 10:00:58 AM

This is my second day at this. Am looking forward to some good results in time. Hope every one else is doing well. Need your good reports to keep me going. Am fifty nine year old male with multiple health problems and am disabled,. Need encouragemen....  Read more

1/2 Marathon Goal

First 1/2 marathon for me is scheduled Labor Day weekend! Using a tried/true plan from Team N Training really helps to train for this goal! And the added element to my future success is that I have walking/jogging buddies making me accountable to sho...  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

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

100 Pounds Down: 'Nothing is Impossible'*

When I first started my journey at 385 pounds, life was difficult. Like the proverbial frog in hot water, my mind made slow adaptations to accept the limitations that each successively heavier weight imposed on my life. Limitations that would be acce...  Read more

Poll: Should Women World Record Holders Be Penalized for Running in a Mixed Racing Event?

This past August the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) met in Daegu, South Korea dealing one of the biggest blows to women endurance runners across the world when they announced that only times achieved in women's-only roa...  Read more

Half Marathon Results and Another Vegas Trip?!?!?!

Hey peeps. How's your Tuesday going so far? I've got big bosses coming in today so I figured I better write my blog before they get here and I have to behave. So first on the agenda, my half marathon. I didn't talk a whole lot about this, mai...  Read more

Half Marathon Results

The day finally came.... all the training that lead up to this race would be evaluated. Did I do enough? Did I train hard enough? Did I rest enough? All those questions would soon be answered. I decided to pick up my packet the day before....  Read more