Hot Chocolate Training Week 6: March 11-17

Hot Chocolate Training Week 6: March 11-17

My mileage went up just one more mile this week, which the most I’ve done through my pregnancy. It’s no wonder my body was feeling more worn out by the end of the day. But I switched to run/walk intervals which helped on my weekend runs and next week is a cutback week with warmer weather. Let’s get into it!

Monday, March 11

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My Top Five Tips for Surviving Your First Marathon

My Top Five Tips for Surviving Your First Marathon

A year ago, while training for the Eau Claire Marathon, I shared a total of 20 tips for training for your first marathon. There’s no marathon on my calendar until fall of 2020 at the earliest (except for the marathon of labor) but I wanted to narrow those tips down to what I think are essential for surviving your first marathon. And not just running the 26.2 miles itself but getting through training without injury and with the most excitement for race day.

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