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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.
Your essential guide to Training for a Marathon.
To help you become a better and more complete athlete.
Training advice especially for first time marathoners.
This advice is useful for anyone training for a marathon.
Three day per week training schedule for those training on a limited time budget.
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If you're running a Marathon then follow our Marathon training plans.
This plan is designed for a beginner runner who would like to run a marathon and for more experienced runners who have not run longer distances for some time.
A 16-week plan suitable if you've already run a 10k or half marathon and would now like to step up to half marathon distance.
A 16-week plan suitable if you consider yourself to be a fairly advanced runner with experience of completing half marathons and marathons and are looking to better your marathon PB.
For more advice, see our Marathon Training Advice section.
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