Crossing the Finish Line
In speaking with a close friend today I was discussing the merit of crossing training versus just running a marathon. We were a little fuzzy on the details so I thought I would write a hub about each event and how to prepare for them. For some strange reason I am under the impression the triathlon requires the most rigorous training and produces the fittest of all athletes but I am certain there is a debate about this subject. This article seeks to describe the difference s between a marathon and duathlon and a triathlon.
A Marathon is 26 miles long and is no walk in the park.
Here is the link to the schedule to train for a Marathon.
- 22 Week Marathon Training Schedule for Beginners
Ready to train for a marathon? This simple marathon training schedule will get beginner runners marathon-ready in 22 weeks.
Registrations for the 2012 Boston Marathon will start on September 12, 2011, and continue until Friday, September 23, 2011. The qualifying times for the 2012 Boston Marathon will not change from recent past years.
- The ING New York City Marathon
,The Information You Need to Know Now to Enter the ING New York City Marathon.
The most complete USA marathon calendar anywhere for 2011 / 2012, with links to every USA marathon. Also read articles on how to run your first marathon or how to train for a PR, with a day-by-day training schedule! USA Race Calendar Marathons 2012 2
Next is the Duathlon. This consists of a two mile run, 10 mile bike race and then another 2 mile run.
- Duathlon Events In Florida
Local triathlon event calendars, triathlon results, and other triathlon information for triathletes.
Training and Diet for Duathlons
- Duathlon Training & Diet | LIVESTRONG.COM
Duathlon Training & Diet. Duathlon is a rigorous sport that requires participants to train in a consistent and regimented manner in order to improve without risking overuse injuries. Well-designed training...
Finally there is the triathlon. Please take note of Iron Man or Woman schedules. Triathlons vary in distance but a standard is an international race of swimming 1.24 miles then biking 31 miles and finally running 6.2 miles.
- Races by Location: Florida
5K, 10K, marathon, find, running, race, event - Florida
Good Luck and may all of you cross the finish line at the same time. Please also note that qualifying times must be made in order to participate in any of these races and training schedules must be amend to race distances.