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Cross Training For Endurance Athletes – A Beginners Guide

  Runners are creatures of habit. We like to run. Especially marathoners, who often favor higher mileage and skip the “extras” that don’t directly contribute to their marathon-specific fitness. Those cross-training workouts – like core work, pool running or cycling, and strength exercises – can have dramatic benefits for marathoners and shouldn’t be skipped. Knowing when to…

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A Year of Run Durability: Unlocking Your Endurance Potential

Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation (www.endurancenation.us) for another weekly endurance podcast. This week Coach Patrick’s Key Talking Points are: –  Increased Focus on Basic Running –  Run Resiliency –  Building a Running Community –  Run Streak –  Celebrating Consistency Instead of Speed –  Excellent Race Results   Subscribe here: Listen to it on iTunes. Listen to…

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Imagine What Running Every Day Could Bring You?

Sit back and let us paint you a picture. Imagine you are not a “runner”, imagine your knack is for the top-end speed of sprinting. Do you think within a year you could become an Ultra distance runner and Boston Qualify? Endurance Nation athlete Tim Sullivan has proved that with our resources, training plans and…

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Choosing the Correct Running Cadence

Understanding proper run cadence can seem like a daunting task, but it should never be overlooked. Correct run cadence will help you maintain good form. Good form reduces the change of injury, and running with good form for longer periods of time will increase your run speed. So in all actuality, run cadence is extremely…

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Spring Cleaning – Early Season Training Adjustments

Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation (www.endurancenation.us) for another weekly endurance podcast. This week Coach P dives into Spring Training. One of the most important parts of being a successful endurance athlete is being able to adjust on the fly. Training, like life, is nothing more than a series of unplanned events coming at you at full…

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Hi Five Time at the Boston Marathon

Five Reasons to Rethink the Fall Marathon

Every year athletes wake up in the fall realizing that their season is technically over and that winter is looming. Full of fitness and facing the reality of the coming cold, most athletes try to cram in one more good race for the year. But sometimes one more race is just one race too many.…

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Why You Don’t Run As Much As You Think, and How to Fix It

One of the biggest issues that endurance athletes face is overreaching. Simply doing too much has the potential for devastating consequences. This is something that everyone knows, but not everyone does. It is a lesson that takes years to learn and is usually a path wrought with injury and setback. But it doesn’t have to…

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Episode #649: Where Does One Season End and Another Begin?

Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation (www.endurancenation.us) for another weekly endurance podcast. This week Coach P discusses the nuances of successfully “ending” a season. Starting a season is easy…but ending can be ugly. And the grey area between the two is full of POTENTIAL! Tune in to hear why Endurance Nation athletes use our Run Durability Program (RDP) to…

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