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Our essential marathon guide will take you through everything you need to know to train for a marathon with training schedules, nutrition advice, mental strength tips and how to prepare for race day.
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Here are some tips and advice that will help you get out for your first ever run.
The most important piece of kit you're going to need is a really good pair of running shoes.
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Start running today with The Running Bug. Our beginners guides will give you all the information you need to start running safely and enjoyably.
Everything you need to know to start running, tips and advice.
If you're running a 5k race then follow our 5k training plans.
If you're new to running then follow this plan as a way to start running or build up to your first 5k.
Us this plan if you can run 5k and are looking to improve your speed.
For experienced 5k runners looking to break their PB or think about moving to 10k.
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