Hi. I don't know if you are planning a pure run or a run/walk combo. For me, the turning point was completing an 11 mile run/walk as part of my training. I finished feeling alive, which let me know I can complete the 13.1 miles without a problem. Now I am working on getting leaner and stronger before my race in Feb.
Thank you all for the inspiration. Run 5 miles today, plan on running 3 tomorrow and walking with my mother on Christmas Day. I know I can do it I guess I am just a little nervous about the distance. Thank you again.
Welcome, there is lots of good advice on HM training and racing in the threads here. Enjoy your journey!
Voluntary Discomfort is the secret cornerstone of strength. We build our whole lives around increasing comfort and avoiding discomfort, and yet by doing so we are drinking a can of Weakness Tonic with every morning’s breakfast. ~Mr. Money Mustache 5K PR: 23:40 10K PR: 48:57 HM PR: 1:59:37 30K: 2:57:44
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