Is social media hurting your training? The TRUTH long runs, mileage & workouts. Signs of overtraining and easy traps we can fall into that will stall progress in the sport. What do your workouts mean? What type of workouts should you do to reach your potential? Why MORE is NOT always better! How many 20 mile long runs should you run? Why you should NOT run your long runs at marathon pace.
Marathon Training Mistakes. We want YOU to make it to the start line in the best shape possible for race day. What pace should you run your long runs at? How do you know your marathon pace? What are the best workouts for marathon training? Why is rest important for success?
Are some athletes more prone to injuries? We do a deep dive into the different components that make a successful athlete. We also share tips for avoiding injuries, building back after injuries, and treatment of injuries. Injuries can be so frustrating, but you CAN comeback stronger. Www.run4prs.ck
Online run coaching is relatively new, but it allows coaches to provide an individualized training plan. How does online coach compare to group training? Which option is best? We take a deep dive & touch on other topics such as pace groups, racing workouts, burnout, marathon training specific workouts, etc! Www.run4prs.co
We chat with Run Coach & 4x sub 3 hour marathoner Jason Phillippi on all things Race Day! How often should you race? Should you always try to PR? How to establish goals and stay motivated for a lifetime! Www.run4prs.co
What should I eat before my long run? What should I use for fuel during my long run? Do I need to eat breakfast the morning of a race? Can you lose weight while training for a marathon? Find the answers to all your nutrition questions in this episode. Amy Goblirsch is the registered dietitian at Run4PRs Coaching. She shares her nutrition & fueling tips after her years of experience working with endurance athletes. Www.run4prs.co
Coach Ben & Victoria do a deep dive into the big BQ goal. We chat about typical training we see leading up to a first time BQ. We address topics of racing anxiety, social media pressure, and improving your running.
Mary Thomas ran her first Boston Qualifying time in October 2016 at the Twin Cities Marathon Working with Run4PRs coaching. Instead of ramping back up for another marathon, Mary dedicated the entire year of 2017 to Ironman training! She had ZERO bike or swim experience. She was pulled off the swim portion of her first triathlon in June 2017. 4 months later she finished an IRONMAN. Hear about her journey from runner to Ironman. Mary has a degree in Kinesiology and is a coach herself. Want to get connected with her? Www.run4prs.co firstname.lastname@example.org
Ben Sathre was rejected from the University of Minnesota cross country program told he was “not fast enough”. He later proved to be one of the fastest runners in the state of Minnesota. He is not a sponsored runner. He runs for fun but smashed a 2:15 at the Houston Marathon Qualifying for the Olympic Trials. He shares his struggle over the years with injures. He also chats how he juggles training with working full time.
How to incorporate strength training into your marathon or half marathon training? We ask our personal trainer with 20+ years of experience to provide expertise in this area. We ask dozens of questions and he provides great education and insight on the topic. You can fill out the form at Www.run4prs.co or email email@example.com for any questions or inquiries
Scott Sekelsky is a personal trainer & run coach with 20+ years of experience. He shares his experience going from inactive smoker to Boston Qualifier. Along the way, he found a passion for coaching and strength training. He shares stories from coaching at the college level and chatting about what makes Boston Qualifying training unique.
Meghan Roth is a 2:47 marathoner with hopes of qualifying for the 2020 Olympic Trials. She shares her lessons learned over the years of marathoning. Her philosophy is passion and hard work can always beat talent! Her positive attitude helped her over overcome a debilitating car accident and injury to comeback stronger. Meghan also shares nutrition tips and her race day fueling strategy. If you want to get in touch with Meghan you can email her directly at Meghan@run4prs.co if you are interested in learning more about coaching, you can fill out the form here www.run4prs.co
Coach Ben Jacobs took second place at The Bismarck Marathon with a 2:41 marathon in September 2018. He shares his personal experiences as an athlete and his expertise in coaching covering the topics: overcoming injuries, racing for run vs racing for a PR, advice for people who want to get faster, bouncing back after a DNF marathon, tips for staying mentally tough & many more! You can contact Ben Jacobs directly at firstname.lastname@example.org . If you have feedback, suggestions, or want to work with a coach, you can email email@example.com or fill out the form at our website www.run4prs.co