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Marathon and Half Marathon - A Training Guide - 2nd Edition

By Graeme Hilditch

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ISBN: 9781847978288
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 27/10/2014
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 235x165 mm
INSIDE: 126 colour photographs

The popularity of the marathon and half marathon continues unabated. Up and down the country people are signing up in their thousands, many to raise money for their favourite charity, others simply as a means of getting fit. Whatever the motive, they are testing endurance events requiring serious preparation. Now in its second edition, Marathon and Half Marathon - A Training Guide is essential reading for anyone intending to enter a half or full marathon. Written by a highly experienced personal trainer who has helped hundreds of runners achieve their own personal goal, this acclaimed and best-selling book has everything you need, from advice on what to wear to staying fit during those long training sessions.

This fully updated and revised edition features:

  • New 'pre-hab' and core stability exercises to help prevent injury
  • The latest science on how, when and why to stretch
  • Expert advice on how to use your time to train most effectively
  • A series of programmes aimed at beginner, intermediate and advanced runners
  • Inspirational real-life stories from runners

"I love this book - it's really practical and helpful, and I'm often flicking through it."
Sophie Raworth, newsreader and journalist, in Marie Claire (May 2014)

RRP: £14.99

Site Price: £11.99

E-Book Edition: £11.99 (incl. VAT)


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