Marathon: The Ultimate Training Guide

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Rodale Books, Oct 15, 1999 - Sports & Recreation - 244 pages
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As running's popularity soars, millions are taking the marathon challenge. Let Hal Higdon, veteran of more than 100 marathons, guide you through the training and preparations to ensure that you cross the finish line in triumph.

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Great service with a great price on this book. Book is just what I needed. I have run some half marathons and will run my first marathon in October. This book has answered almost all the questions I had about how to get ready and run the marathon. Read full review

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This is a great reference book for anyone considering running a marathon or 1/2 marathon. Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Hal Higdon is among the most respected and widely read writers in the world of running. A senior writer for Runner's World magazine, he also writes the "Ask the Expert" column on the magazine's Web site. He is the author of 31 books, including Hal Higdon's Smart Running and Hal Higdon's How to Train. He is a competitive masters runner and lectures frequently at running clubs and races around the world.

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