What I’ve Learned During Marathon Training: Weeks 1-8

It's crazy to think that I'm a third of the way through my marathon training program for the Chicago Marathon! Yesterday was the end of week 8, and a rest day for me. My longest run so far has been the 14 miles I ran this morning. Training has actually been enjoyable, and I've learned a lot of things about myself in the process. What I've Learned During Marathon Training To listen to my body. My first week of training went great. I ran all the miles I was scheduled to, hit my paces, and … [Read more...]